09-30-2020 | 12:06:10
African Guarantee Fund has announced the appointment of Jules Ngankam as the new Group Chief Executive Officer.
09-30-2020 | 11:23:00
Jubilee Holdings (Jubilee Insurance), East Africa’s insurance group, and Allianz, world's insurers and asset managers, signed an agreement to establish a strategic partnership in the five African countries where Jubilee Insurance currently operates.
09-30-2020 | 09:55:29
Green Africa, Nigeria's Lagos-based value airline, has formed a strategic partnership with First City Monument Bank (FCMB), a financial institution in Nigeria.
09-30-2020 | 09:41:00
Mastercard has released a white paper revealing how gig work across East Africa is helping to drive economic growth by facilitating economic opportunities, improving livelihoods, and acting as a buffer against unemployment.
09-30-2020 | 09:37:41
In an attempt to diversify its debt portfolio, Egypt Finance Ministry is getting ready to issue the country's first sovereign green bonds in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
09-29-2020 | 11:11:00
CDC Group, UK’s development finance institution and impact investor signed a memorandum of understanding with the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority to facilitate long-term inclusive growth.
09-29-2020 | 10:49:38
Vuna Partners Fund announced its acquisition of an 80% equity stake in 4PL Group Proprietary (4PL), with the remaining 20% shareholding held by the management of 4PL Group.
09-29-2020 | 09:32:00
The World Business Angels Investment Forum announced the African Development Bank as its newest Board Member.
09-29-2020 | 08:29:00
The Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) has signed a collaboration agreement with tech-firm Huawei-Kenya that seeks to deepen financial inclusion in the banking sector through further deployment of technology and building fintech capacity.
09-28-2020 | 10:07:00
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) signed a $20 million term loan in favor of East African Development Bank, to support SMEs and infrastructure projects in East Africa.
09-28-2020 | 08:52:00
Fitch Ratings has affirmed National Bank of Egypt's (NBE) Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at B+ with a Stable Outlook; it has also affirmed NBE's Viability Rating (VR) at b+ and removed it from Rating Watch Negative (RWN).
09-25-2020 | 13:31:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) announced Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Bank’s long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at ‘BBB-‘ with a stable outlook.
09-25-2020 | 13:21:00
As part of efforts to ensure a hitch-free movement around the Victoria Island, Lekki Axis, Access Bank commissioned its Oniru road project with the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
09-24-2020 | 16:49:00
Mastercard has launched Fintech Express in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), a program designed to facilitate emerging fintechs’ launch and expansion.
09-24-2020 | 09:34:55
Africa Finance Corporation, an infrastructure solutions provider in Africa, has announced the successful issuance of its inaugural CHF150 Million, approximately $162 million.