Shareholders Invest Half a Billion Dollars in New Equity in Afreximbank

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank or the Bank) announces that existing shareholders, including the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Arab Bank for Economic...

The sale of BNP Paribas subsidiaries in Africa takes a political turn

Dossongui Koné, boss of Atlantic Finance and Simon Tiemtoré, CEO of Vista bank in a tight duel for the takeover of the 3 BNP...

ECOWAS drama: Anglophones denounce the change from CFA Franc to Eco

English-speaking countries in West Africa denounce the "unilateral" decision to rename the CFA franc to "eco" on the sidelines of a meeting held on...

ECOWAS: from CFA Franc to Eco, from economic to politic

The news went around social networks.  Guinea Conakry and the 5 English-speaking countries of West Africa denounce the “unilateral” decision to rename the CFA...

Oil and Gas Insurance: great victory for the local content strategy in Senegal in...

According to our sources, the president of the Senegal Oil and Gas Risks Insurance Pool, Majdi Yassine, informed the Senegalese insurance and reinsurance market...

At the invitation of AGF and Nordic Fund, Green Finance makes its aggiornamento in...

Green finance was on the agenda of the international conference organized in Dakar on December 3, 2019 by African Guarantee Fund (AGF) and the...

Coris Bank International officially opens in Niger

After Senegal and Benin, the Burkinabé financial group, Coris Bank International (CBI), on Monday, December 2, officially launched the activities of its Nigerian subsidiary....

Diversity and Unity: African Agency in International Affairs

More and more, African countries are able to act in concert to stand up for the interests of the continent. Professor Carlos Lopes Associate Fellow, Africa...

Mohamed Boudra elected President of UCLG

Dr. Mohamed Boudra, Mayor of Al Hoceima (Morocco), candidate of Africa, was elected President of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) at the World...

Versus Bank Ivory Coast: when the state wants to smother a founding shareholder

Always in the process of privatization, never ceded, the Versus Bank becomes a chestnut of the financial press. Behind this strategic operation announced regularly,...

Ivory Coast-Taxation: the employers and the government against the industrialists

Three years ago, on December 31, 2019, the Government of Côte d'Ivoire set the last time a special tax was introduced to equip the...

Afreximbank Urges Open Account Terms for Achievement of AfCFTA Intra-African Trade Goals

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has urged the use of open account terms for trade in Africa in order to facilitate the realization of...

Alexandre Benalla: « It’s a chance and a pride to be from Africa »

In this exclusive interview with the monthly Financial Afrik (number 63), Alexandre Benalla, the former chargé de mission at the Elysée, deputy chief of...

Inflation, this little princess refugee in Africa

The African continent is the last economic frontier where inflation reigns without debate. Central banks in Morocco, Algeria, the CFA zone, Nigeria, Kenya and...
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