Top 10 Most Attractive African Countries for Investors

Quantum Global Research Lab, the independent research division of Quantum Global, presented the Africa Investment Index (AII) * index to the Africa CEO Forum,...

Ivory Coast: $ 9 billion investment in renewable energy by 2030

Côte d'Ivoire's renewable energy strategy could generate $ 9 billion in investment opportunities in the sector by 2030 according to Alzbeta Klein, IFC's Director...

ISLAMIC FINANCE IN SENEGAL

Islamic finance covers all financial and commercial activities that respect the principles of Islamic law and jurisprudence, commonly known as Sharia or Islamic law....

South Africa: Standard Bank Acquires Liberty Holdings Insurance Platform

The South African Standard Bank Group Ltd bought the technology platform of the short-term insurance business of South African insurer Liberty Holdings for 145...

Atiq Rehman, CEO for Citi Middle East & Afric: “Citi remains deeply committed to...

Financial Afrik met with Citi’s CEO for the Middle East and Africa. In this role since 2015, Atiq Rehman outlines his vision for Citi...

Tidjane Thiam elected banker of the year by Euromoney

General manager of Credit Suisse in his state, the French-Ivorian Tidjane Thiam was awarded the title of "banker of the year", this Wednesday, July...

Covid-19 and the Sustainable Blue Economy in Africa: More challenges and different opportunities

By Leila Ben Hassen. Today, 8 June, all ocean lovers and stakeholders celebrate the United Nations World Ocean Day 2020, with this year’s theme being”...

World Bank: appointments in  the Africa division that raise flags

At the new West and Central Africa Region of the World Bank, do all the appointments really revolve around cases of alleged corruption in...

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...

NSIA Banque Côte d’Ivoire concluded the takeover of Diamond Bank CI

NSIA Banque Côte d'Ivoire has taken over the Ivorian assets of NSIA Banque Bénin (formerly Diamond Bank SA) by increasing in its share capital....

Kasada Capital Management targets the African hotel industry

Kasada Capital Management, a new investment platform dedicated to hospitality in sub-Saharan Africa, closed its first round of fundraising for Kasada Hospitality Fund LP...

COSUMAF, the new single regulator of the CEMAC financial market

On Sunday, March 31, 2019, at the Bank of Central African States, Cameroon National Directorate in Douala, the unification convention of the Financial Market...

Wara raises the rating of Coris Bank International

WARA upgraded Coris Bank's long-term local currency rating International (CBI) from BBB to 'BBB +' in May 2018. This rating is at the same...

Tunisia: suspension … then resumption of listing of Attijari Bank

The Financial Market Council (CMF) on Thursday (March 14th) ordered the suspension of the listing of the shares of Attijari Bank, a local subsidiary...
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