Investing in African can sometime be tricky business due to its fragmented markets and variance in regulation from one jurisdiction to the other. But Africa’s stock exchanges offer a rather direct line to investing in the continent’s top companies.
Most stock exchanges on the continent have enjoyed a good run over the last decade, but economic challenges occasioned by a slump in commodity prices on the global market sliced most of their good performance in 2015.
Despite this, 2016 is shaping up to be a good year for listings on the continent and the fall in share prices has left many stocks undervalued and at a good level to for any one looking to invest in Africa.
Here are the top stock markets in Africa: