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Private Equity: Valuation Metrics Overview

Introduction In general terms, valuation is the process of determining the present value of an asset or a business. In the context of Private Equity, valuation is essential for investors, fund managers and other stakeholders to analyse the overall and ongoing performance of a Fund. In practice, fund managers are required to carry out periodic […]

Mauritius ranks 13th in the World Bank’s 2020 Doing Business Report

Mauritius rise seven places to 13th globally in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2020 and further consolidates its position as the best place for doing business on the African continent. This follows the communiqué from the EU, earlier this month, which confirmed Mauritius was fully compliant with EU tax good governance principles. […]

Mauritius and Kenya agree to the amendment of the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement

Mauritius and Kenya signed, on 16th October 2019, a Protocol for the amendment of the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) treaty. Both Republics signed the DTAA back in April 2019, during the state visit of Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya, to Mauritius. Before the ratification of the Agreement, both countries decided to discuss the amendment […]

E-commerce in Mauritius: the ideal platform for your international strategy

With 21.8% of the world’s population (about 1.8 billion people) shopping online and e-commerce sales to the amount of USD 2.8 trillion in 2018 (and expected to reach USD 4.8 trillion by 2021), the growth of e-commerce over the past two decades has been impressive. During his presentation of the National Budget, the Honourable Pravind […]

Private Equity: Investor Relations Overview

Investor Relations is critical in our dynamic market environment. It acts as a catalyst for key strategic decision making, viable communication, integrating finance and marketing between both, internal and external stakeholders of an institution. Moreover, as defined by the Corporate Finance Institute, “investors play a major and vital role in the success and growth of […]

Mauritius remains a jurisdiction of repute and substance amid unfounded allegations of ‘Mauritius Leaks’ report

While the ‘Mauritius Leaks’ report – produced out of hacked unconfirmed information – negatively tries to describe Mauritius as a “tiny Indian Ocean tax haven” that apparently assists multinational companies to avoid paying taxes in Africa, it also points out that the jurisdiction has not been used to conduct any illegal activities. The ‘Mauritius Leaks’ […]

Choosing the right Private Equity Fund structure for your investments

Every Private Equity Fund is unique in itself when it comes to operations, and its structure differs accordingly. By devising a robust investment strategy, Fund Managers are able to mitigate business risks in order to foresee an optimistic overview on Internal Rate of Returns and impact where applicable. The concept of fund structuring is highly […]