|AfricanSelect was founded with the primary objective of providing a single investment platform for international
investors including the African Diaspora to take part in investment opportunities across the continent. The company
currently primarily serves retail investors but plans to grow its service offering to include international
To deliver its investment services the company has selected to pursue a strategy of partnering with local investment and
stock brokering company's across the continent to leverage their local expertise in providing superior investment opportunities
to global investors. Through these partnerships AfricanSelect is able to focus its resources at developing
and supporting a superior investment platform that is easy to use, accurate and offers a wide array of features to a broad
group of investment clients whose goals vary broadly.
Today the company offers services that allow its clients to primarily invest in equity (stock) instruments in several
stock exchanges in Africa. With growing expertise and broader partnerships the company plans to offer a broad range
of investment instruments including debt (bonds) and mutual funds (unit trusts) to its clients. The company also plans
to grow its market coverage to encompass all the stock exchanges across the continent, from the smallest and newest such
as the Cape Verde Stock Exchange to the largest and most capitalized such as the Johannesburg and Cairo stock exchanges.
Please visit our Broker Partners page for a list of current brokers the company is working with to deliver its investment
AfricanSelect is a subsidiary of STOCKTRENDS, LLC the company that also hosts the Pan-African business and investment
web portal www.firstglobalselect.com a leading provider of investment,
research and economic news from across Africa and the Middle East. AfricanSelect and Firstglobalselect.com share an extensive news, stock
quote and research database that allows the companies' clients to have access to the most current, accurate and timely information
when making their investment decision.