African Banker Awards: Felix Bikpo, founder of African Guarantee Fund, honored for lifetime achievement

The Chairman of the Board of Directors of African Guarantee Fund (AGF) received the Lifetime Achievement 2021 award from the African Banker Awards, organized...

African Development Bank Annual Meetings 2021: African countries’ debt on the menu

The 2021 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group opened on Wednesday, virtually, devoted the first discussions on African debt management. Several participants...

ECOWAS announces its single Eco currency in 2027

The launch of Eco, the single currency of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), will take place in 2027. This is one...

The Great Digital Transformation in Africa 

This year has welcomed AfCFTA, the pan-African free trade agreement. As of 1st January 2021, AfCFTA has brought in new business standards for 41...

NSIA Bank Côte d’Ivoire reveals nearly 23 billion FCFA in bad debts in housing...

The managing director of Nsia Bank, Léonce Yacé, affirms that the envelope devoted by his bank to real estate developers amounted to 223 billion...

Bitcoin has melted in half… Warren Buffet drinks little Coke

Bitcoin has seen its value drop from $ 64,000 in April to $ 36,000 today. While the big conference on cryptocurrency, bringing together stars...

Afreximbank and NEXIM Announce US$750,000 Grant to Improve Nigeria’s Inland Waterways Operations

Cairo/Abuja, 31 May 2021: – African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and Nigeria Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) have announced a US$750,000 grant to support the charting of the...

First meeting between the Secretariat of the Banking Commission of UMOA and the General...

Under the chairmanship of Mr. Tiémoko Meyliet KONE, Governor of the BCEAO, President of the sub-regional banking supervision body, the General Secretariat of the...

Plunge in Oragroup S.A’s consolidated profit

The consolidated profit of the company Oragroup SA, parent company of the Orabank banking group, plunged by 8.887 billion FCFA (13.330 million euros) at...

Mauritanian Bank for International Trade launches digital bank, Masrvi, powered by TagPay

The Mauritanian Bank for International Trade (BMCI) has partnered with TagPay to roll out its digital bank Masrvi, aimed at providing digital, value-added financial...

Côte d’Ivoire: resignation of Daouda Coulibaly, director general of the SIB

Announced behind the scenes, the resignation of the Director General of the Ivorian Bank Company (SIB), Daouda Coulibaly, is effective. Meeting on Monday, May...

Gervais Atta, “the bank of the future is the bank we give back to...

The Ivorian banker who has been operating in the Indian Ocean in recent years shares a different perspective on the banking world in Africa....

Alpha Digicredit, the leading mortgage brokerage agency in Senegal

Dina El Kadry launches the first mortgage intermediation platform in Senegal. Former director of mortgage loans at the CBAO Attijariwafa Bank group, this finance...

Sanlam strengthens its stake in SAHAM Assurance Maroc

The Sanlam Group is strengthening its stake in Saham Assurance Maroc, increasing it from 61.7% to 84.5% of the share capital and voting rights...
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