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deVere Group – World Finance Award winners
It’s an extremely busy period for all of us at deVere and today, Thursday 25th September, is no exception as I stop over to visit the London Stock Exchange to be interviewed about deVere leading the international financial services industry before collecting a World Finance News award for Best Investment Management Company.
The World Finance award marks the considerable successes we’ve enjoyed whilst establishing ourselves within the African continent. And when you consider the figures, you can see how important our presence in Africa truly is.
It’s estimated that the African economy will go from $2 trillion today to $29 trillion by 2050. This remarkable growth – fuelled by industrialisation, respect for property rights and the encouragement of free markets – will generate an economy that is predicted to become larger than Europe and America combined.
And, as our award recognises, we’re right at the forefront of that change and development.
The day won’t stop there. This evening I’ll head to the Corinthian Hotel in the British capital to make a keynote speech to industry peers at the prestigious annual International Advisor Life Awards ceremony before being interviewed on video for the International Advisor website.
During these London engagements, and the various business meetings I’ve had here, I’ve been shadowed by a film crew, who I’m taking on a tour of some of deVere’s global offices to capture a week in the life of yours truly and the company
It’s a mammoth project and one that is designed to give you a real insight into how I and deVere operate. The itinerary is jam-packed…