BGFIBank Group: The 2018 edition of the BGFI CEO Meeting has kept its promises

The different panels allowed to discuss topics such as: The issues and impacts of Basel II, Basel III, How to optimize the Group's credit risk assessment...

Should we abandon the CFA franc?

By Amath Ndiaye, Senior Lecturer, University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar. The debate on the CFA arouses a lot of passions, because it sends us...

Cameroon: Good points from Société Générale

The Cameroonian subsidiary of the French group Société Générale has seen a sharp increase in net banking income (GNP) in the year just ending. The...

The 30 most powerful banks in Africa and the Middle East

With $ 229 billion in assets at the end of March 2018, Qatar National Bank (QNB) is the largest bank in Africa and the...

Senegal: € 60 million from the African Development Bank to support the Community Development...

The African Development Bank will help Senegal to continue its Emergency Community Development Program, which aims to develop rural agriculture and provide people in...

Benin raises 127 million euros to finance the project for Insurance for the Strengthening...

The Republic of Benin has signed a financing agreement for a total amount of 127M € (83 billion CFA Francs) with a leading international...

BEAC wants to regulate Islamic finance in Central Africa

The monetary issuing institution in Central Africa is seeking a consultant to develop a legal and regulatory framework for the supervision of Islamic finance...

Togo: towards accession to the agreement establishing Afreximbank

The Togolese government announced on Thursday (June 14th) that it has examined the draft law authorizing accession to the agreement establishing the African Export...

Ivory Coast: FCFA 7,056 billion lent to households and businesses

The banking sector of Côte d'Ivoire finances the economy well. According to Guy Koizan, president of the Professional Association of Banks and Financial Institutions...

BMCI Morocco posts a stable profit

The Moroccan Bank for Commerce and Industry (BMCI) presented, Wednesday, March 27, its financial statement for the year 2018 and posted consolidated net banking...

Cotonou prepares its first bond issue on the international market

Benin is preparing for the launch of a bond issue on the international debt market. The operation will be, for the country, the first...

Morocco: the giant Addoha issues a profit warning

The results of Douja Promotion Groupe Addoha billionaire Anas Sefrioui are well below expectations. The Moroccan real estate group, quoted on the Casablanca Stock Exchange,...

Diane Karusisi confirmed as head of Bank Of Kigali Group

Diane Karusisi, Managing Director of Bank of Kigali, has been confirmed as President of the BK Group, the holding company which oversees the activities...

WARA assigns « BBB » rating to Senegal Housing Bank (BHS)

West Africa Rating Agency (WARA) announces the publication, on December 3, 2018, of the first rating of the Bank of Habitat of Senegal (BHS)....