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UIB, the best International Trade Finance Bank in Tunisia

The International Union of Banks (UIB) has just been awarded as "Best International Trade Finance Bank" in Tunisia in 2018 by the world-renowned "Global...

Coris Bank International launches « Coris Money »

Coris Bank International launched "CORIS MONEY" on Friday, November 30, 2018 in Ouagadougou. It is an electronic purse that allows Burkinabe to send and...

JP Morgan Chase & Co launches in Kenya

JP Morgan Chase & Co, the largest US bank plans to start operations soon in Kenya. In fact, Jamie Dimon, the bank's Chief Executive Officer,...

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...

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...

Congo: Sino-Congolese Bank offers 35 billion FCFA

Launched in 2016, the headquarters of the Sino-Congolese Bank for Africa (BSCA) was inaugurated with great fanfare on April 10 in Brazzaville in the...

BEAC announces new rate hike

The Bank of Central African States (Beac) announced, at the end of the third monetary policy committee on 31 October, that the interest rate...

Ecobank loses bank authorization in Angola

The Angolan central bank canceled last week the authorization granted to the pan-African financial group Ecobank Transnational Inc. to create Ecobank Angola after its...

Côte d’Ivoire: BICICI net income down 23% to 9.3 billion FCFA

BICICI (International Bank for Commerce and Industry of Côte d'Ivoire), a subsidiary of BNP Paribas, recorded a decline in its net profit of 2.76...

CFG Bank and Al Barid Bank, the best digital banks in Morocco according to...

A study conducted by the agency D-Rating, specialized in rating the digital performance of companies, has just classified CFG Bank and Al Barid Bank...

A branch of the BMCE Bank Of Africa soon in Shanghai

Moroccan bank BMCE Bank of Africa has obtained permission from the Chinese authorities to open a subsidiary in Shanghai, making it the first bank...

German Bank DEG opens regional office in Abidjan

The German bank DEG, a subsidiary in charge of the private sector of KfW, the German development agency, opened on 30 November a regional...

Ivory Coast: James Clayton and Abou Toure head of the BHCI

The first Board of Directors of the BHCI, meeting October 30, elected James Clayton and renewed Abou Touré respectively as chairman of the board...

Attijariwafa bank obtains Green Climate Fund accreditation

The Attijariwafa bank group has obtained the accreditation of the United Nations Green Climate Fund (GCF), as financial intermediary for the implementation of green...