19 May '12, 5pm

Facebook, Shmacebook: Make Your Money Work in Africa

Facebook, Shmacebook: Make Your Money Work in Africa

African entrepreneurs are struggling to get funding. Impact investors, stop checking your Facebook page and listen up If you're thinking about purchasing stock in Facebook, Walter Lamberson has something to say to you: "Facebook doesn't need your money, invest in Africa instead." That's the title of his excellent article published today on Good.is . Lamberson is a partner at Open Capital Advisors , a brokerage service supporting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in East Africa that focuses on capital "to achieve growth, innovation and social impact."[1] He says that Facebook's record $16 billion IPO is about half of Kenya's GDP. According to International Monetary Find figures, that's actually more than the GDP of 73 nations, including the African states of Senegal, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique, Namibia, Mali, Burkina Faso, Chad and Zimbabwe.[2] Let's loo...

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