The Ai Index Series & Capital Market Awards 2018

Alongside each annual Africa investor CEO Institutional Investment Summit, Ai hosts a set of awards that recognize the achievements of capital market investors, business leaders, regulators and institutions improving Africa’s capital market investment climate

CATEGORY 1 Most Innovative Stock Exchange

Nigerian Stock Exchange
Egyptian Stock Exchange
Nairobi Securities Exchange
Stock Exchange of Mauritius
ZAR X Exchange
Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Ghana Stock Exchange
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
Uganda Stock Exchange

CATEGORY 2Best Africa Investment Bank

Standard Bank Group
First Rand Ltd
Beltone Financial
Attijariwafa Bank SA

Banque Misr SAE
Societe Generale
First Bank Nigeria
FBN Quest
EFG Hermes
ABSA Capital
CATEGORY 3Best Africa Research Team

EFG Hermes Research Team
Access Bank
Rand Merchant Bank
Exotix Partners
SBG Securities
Ecobank Research
Old Mutual
Credit Suisse

CATEGORY 4Most Innovative Capital Markets Regulator

Capital Markets Authority, Kenya
Securities Exchange Commission of Zimbabwe (SECZ)
Financial Regulatory Authority of Egypt
Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority
Financial Services Board of South Africa
Capital Markets Authority Uganda
Financial Services Commission, Mauritius
Conseil Régional de l’Epargne Publique et des Marchés Financiers
Securities Exchange Commission, Nigeria
Capital Markets Authority Kenya

CATEGORY 5Best Performing Broker in Africa

Alexander Forbes
Alan Gray
Absa Africa Stockbrokers
African Alliance
Vunani Private Clients
Standard OST/Stockbroking
CM Trading
Renaissance Capital
FSDH Securities
Auerbach Grayson

CATEGORY 6 Best Africa Fund Manager of the Year

Coronation Global Fund Managers
Futuregrowth Asset Management
Old Mutual Global Investors
PSG Wealth
Investec Asset Management
Intereffekt Investment Funds

Commercial International Bank (BPI Global Investment Fund)
JP Morgan (JP Morgan Africa Equity)
T. Rowe Price (Middle East & Africa Equity Fund)

CATEGORY 7 Best African listing

Vivo Energy (VVO)
Vodacom Tanzania
Nimbus Infrastructure Limited
Ecobank Cote d’Ivoire
Letshego Holdings
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank)
African Rainbow Capital Investments
MTN (Ghana)

CATEGORY 8 Best Performing Ai100 Company

Société Générale de Banques en Côte d’Ivoire (SGBCI)
Bamburi Cement
Unilever Ghana
La Société de limonaderies et brasseries d’Afrique (SOLIBRA)
FNB Namibia
Botswana Insurance Holdings Limited
Union Bancaire pour le Commerce et l’Industrie
Ciment Maroc

CATEGORY 9Best Performing Ai40 Company

Douja Prom Addoha
Maroc Telecom
Banque Centrale Populaire
Attijariwafa Bank
TMG Holdings

CATEGORY 10 Most Innovative Ai SRI 50 Company

BHP Billiton
Zenith Bank
Impala Platinum
Dangote Cement
Innscor Africa
Stanbic Uganda
State Bank of Mauritius
Kenya Power and Lighting Company

CATEGORY 11 Most Innovative Ai SRI 30 Company

Kenya Commercial Bank
Old Mutual
MTN Group
Orascom Construction
Standard Bank
Lafarge Africa

CATEGORY 12 Ai 100 CEO of the Year

Sidi Mohamed Naïmi
Seddiq Hassani
Yeo Ziobeieton
Stefano Cocito
Sarel van Zyl
Catherine Lesetedi-Letegele
Pierre Bérégovoy
Hakan Gürdal
Marc Genot

CATEGORY 13 Ai40 CEO of the YEAR

Anas Sefrioui
Alan Clark
Saâd Sebbar
Abdeslam Ahizoune
Bob Collymore
Alioune Ndiaye
Mohamed Benchaâboun
Mohamed el-Kettani
Jean- Michel Baticle
Hisham Talaat Moustafa

CATEGORY 14 Ai SRI 50 CEO of the Year

Bongani Nqwababa.
Andrew Mackenzie
Peter Amangbo
Nicolas Muller
Joseph Makoju
Julian Schonken
Patrick Mweheire
Andrew Bainbridge
Ken Tarus
Sipho Maseko

CATEGORY 15 SRI 30 CEO of the Year

Joshua Oigara
Segun Agbaje
Mthandazo Peter Moyo
Peter Oswald
Rob Shuter
Kennedy Uzoka
Othman Benjelloun
Nassef Sawiris
Lungisa Fuzile
Rossen Papazov

CATEGORY 16 International Sovereign Wealth Fund Initiative of the Year

Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC)
China Investment Corporation (CIC)
Investment Corporation of Dubai
The Government Pension Fund Global (Norway)
Qatar Investment Authority
Public Investment Fund, Saudi Arabia
Arab Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
Russian Direct Investment Fund
Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

CATEGORY 17 African Sovereign Wealth Fund Initiative of the YEAR

Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority
Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund
Sovereign Wealth Fund of Kenya
Senegal Strategic Investment Fund (FONSIS)
Gabonese Strategic Investments Fund
Revenue Regulation Fund, Algeria
Pula Fund, Botswana
Ithmar Capital
Egyptian SWF
Fundo Soberano de Angola

CATEGORY 18 International Pension Fund Initiative of the Year

New York State Common Retirement Fund
Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund
California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
OPSEU Pension Trust (OP Trust)
Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERs)
Santander (UK)
The Second AP Fund – Andra AP-fonden (AP2)
Danica Pension
National Social Security Fund-China

CATEGORY 19 African Pension Fund Initiative of the Year

Eskom Pension and Provident Fund
Natal Joint Municipal Pension Fund (NJMPF)
The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (Ghana)
National Social Security Fund (Uganda)
Government Employees Pension Fund, South Africa (GEPF)
Moçambique Previdente

Zambia’s Public Service Pension Fund
Government Institutions Pension Fund (Namibia)
Kenya Power Pension Fund (KPPF)

National Pension Fund, Mauritius


For more information on these categories, please refer to the Awards Entry Pack