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....

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,...

BOAD mobilizes $ 830 million in the international financial market

The West African Development Bank (BOAD) has just completed, on October 16, 2019, its third eurobond with an amount of $ 830 million at...

Niger: the tax on banks

Banking and financial institutions in Niger are gray mines at the beginning of the last quarter of 2019. The reason, interest as sudden and...

Morocco: BCP records first-half net profit increase

Morocco's Banque Centrale Populaire (BCP) announced on Wednesday, September 18, a net profit of 1.64 billion dirhams (170 million dollars) in the first half...

Kenyan insurance companies bite their noses

Insurance companies in Kenya saw their profits plummet to less than 61.5% in 2018 to reach $ 33 million, marking their worst year of...

Sanlam Pan Africa: Nadia Fettah under pressure

One year after  the integration of Saham Finances in the scope of Sanlam, the time is for major managerial changes. Thus, Nadia Fettah, who...

AFC closes Debut Dual Currency Samurai Term Loan Facility

Africa Finance Corporation ("AFC" or "the Corporation"), Africa's leading investment-grade infrastructure solutions provider, announces the successful closure of general syndication which raised...

ADB: Ivory Coast for a second term of Akinwumi Adesina

In the wake of the cabinet reshuffle on 5 September 2019 in Côte d'Ivoire, things are becoming clearer about the position of the first...
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