Ethiopia: Central Bank announces floating exchange rate regime

The National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE), may apply a fully flexible exchange rate regime over the next three years, announced Friday, September 6, the...

Towards a capital increase of BMCE Bank

After obtaining the approval of the Moroccan Capital Market Authority (AMMC) for the increase of its capital for the first operation, the BMCE Bank...

Launch of #HOLO, BDC’s mobile banking solution

After the success of the physical proximity with its customers, the Comorian Development Bank (BDC) aligns itself with the digital innovation by also developing...

Tunisia: Wifak Bank weakened by operating expenses

WIFAK BANK, a specialist in Islamic finance in Tunisia, presented its financial statements for the first half of 2019 on the Tunis Stock Exchange. According...

Nigeria: Half Year Earnings Accelerated by Access Bank

Access Bank's after-tax profit was 63 billion naira (approximately 173.8 million USD) in the first half of 2019, compared to 39.6 billion at June...

Banks: 15.1% decrease in the amount of time deposits in 2018 in WAEMU

The accumulation of term deposits made in the accounts of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) banks decreased by 15.1% at the...

BMCE Capital is getting closer to African startups to boost its digital transformation

BMCE Capital announces the launch of an open innovation program, called "CAP'TECH by BMCE Capital", with the aim of improving the experience of its...

Ghana’s GCB Recognized Best Bank in Africa for Compliance

Ghana's GCB Bank Limited has been recognized as the Best African Bank for Compliance by the Association of Certified Professionals in Compliance in Africa...

Al Baraka Bank South Africa: Net profit up 64% in first half

Al Baraka Bank South Africa, a subsidiary of Al Baraka Banking Group based in Bahrain, announces for the first half of 2019, a net...

Zenith Bank to repay $ 500 million euro bond before maturity

In a note to its investors, Zenith Bank has indicated that it will repay its $ 500 million Eurobond before maturity scheduled for April...

Egypt: $ 52 million increase in foreign exchange reserves at the end of August

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced on Wednesday (September 4th) a net currency reserve increase of 52.1 million USD at the end of...

Banks: EBID reimburses 3.66 billion FCFA of debt at the end of September 2019

On September 28, 2019, the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) will pay the half-yearly interest and the repayment of the capital of...

Ivory Coast: the BHCI in the eye of the cyclone

Resumed 51.6% by Canadian Westbridge Mortgage REIT since January 2018, the Côte d'Ivoire Habitat Bank (BHCI) is running out of cash. The recapitalization of CFAF...

Cameroon to issue 30 billion FCFA of Assimilable Treasury Bills

Cameroon will solicit investors in the financial securities market of the Bank of Central African States (Beac). In a statement issued on August 26, Cameroon...