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Mycredit Investments Ltd to announce the repayment of N3.7 billion to private note investors

11-07-2022 | 09:54:00
MyCredit Investments Limited, (FairMoney) has announced the redemption of N3.7 Billion in aggregate principal amount of its 18% Series II Private Notes to various reputable institutional & HNI investors.

Rising Academies to close Series A investment of $4.25m led by Klett Kita & Schule GmbH

11-07-2022 | 07:16:00
Rising Academies has announced the close of a $4.25m Series A investment led by Klett Kita & Schule GmbH for quality education in Africa.

Verdant Capital wins Private Equity Africa (PEA) local financial advisor of the decade

11-07-2022 | 06:55:00
Private Equity Africa (PEA) has announced that the Local Financial Advisor of the Decade award has been won by Verdant Capital and also won the Local Financial Advisor Award of 2022 for the second year running.

[Column] Anthony Mwangi: How Kenyan manufacturing sector can contribute 20 per cent to the GDP by 2030

11-07-2022 | 06:02:00
Competitiveness is our ability to sustainably produce goods and services for which there is a market – at a price and quality that the market is willing to pay for.

[Column] Tjaart Malan: Four ways to overcome common digital transformation challenges

11-07-2022 | 05:12:00
Organisations and their IT teams have had to accommodate huge changes to the way people work and deploy new technology tools to support their teams while unlocking new capabilities to meet changing customer demands.

[Nigeria] AfDB, First City Monument Bank sign $50 million credit deal to bolster finance access for SMEs

11-07-2022 | 05:02:00
FCMB will use the line of credit to expand lending activities that will boost the country’s post-pandemic economic recovery and drive more inclusive and climate-resilient growth

[Column] Cameron Beveridge: How tech is enhancing life-saving blood transfusion value chain

11-04-2022 | 11:31:26
New technologies are reshaping the blood transfusion value chain to bring greater efficiency, traceability and consistency to this life-saving procedure.

Dalu Ajene appointed CEO of Rand Merchant Bank Nigeria

11-04-2022 | 08:30:00
Dalu Ajene has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) Nigeria from the 1st of November 2022 and aims to facilitate greater foreign capital flows, while working to deliver constructive solutions to leading businesses across critical sectors in Nigeria.

Dutch fintech venture Yabx expands into Nigeria

11-04-2022 | 06:58:00
Yabx, a FinTech venture headquartered at Netherlands, has announced its foray into Nigerian markets with a mission to democratize credit across the country with its digital lending offerings.

Sanlam to acquire controlling shareholding in AfroCentric Group

11-03-2022 | 12:46:13
Sanlam has announced today that it has submitted an offer letter to the board of AfroCentric Investment Corporation Limited (AfroCentric), expressing Sanlam’s firm intention to acquire AfroCentric shares that would result in Sanlam acquiring a controlling shareholding in AfroCentric.

Banque Mondiale prête 265 milliards de FCFA au Cameroun

11-03-2022 | 12:34:00
Le ministre en charge de l’Économie, Alamine Ousmane Mey et le directeur pays de la Banque mondiale au Cameroun, Abdoulaye Seck, ont procédé à la signature des trois accords de financement d’un montant global de 265 milliards de FCFA.

Fidelity Bank partners with BOSS Money to boost diaspora remittances

11-03-2022 | 11:44:21
As part of its strategy to provide seamless disbursement options to its over 7 million customers, leading financial institution, Fidelity Bank Plc, has partnered with BOSS Money, a fast-growing provider of money transfers in the United States.

[Africa Investment Forum] L’Afrique est prête à faire des affaires

11-03-2022 | 08:03:00
L’Afrique est prête à faire des affaires, disent les présidents africains aux investisseurs à l’ouverture de l’Africa Investment Forum

[Column] Millicent Clarke: Creating a strong employee value proposition that exceeds employee expectations

11-03-2022 | 07:54:29
A workforce revolution has set in, one which business cannot ignore. While not too long ago, compensation and benefits were enough to attract and retain talent – this is no longer the case.

Fidelity Bank partners with Invest Africa to showcase the Nigeria's non-oil exports

11-03-2022 | 07:43:28
Fidelity Bank Plc has announced plans to host the maiden edition of the Fidelity International Trade and Creative Connect (FITCC) in partnership with Invest Africa.

Fidelity Bank supports Pinnacle Oil and Gas to ease petroleum products distribution nationwide

11-03-2022 | 07:40:00
The newly commissioned terminal which will focus on efficient petroleum products distribution is valued at over $1billion and was financed by a consortium of Nigerian banks led by Fidelity Bank Plc.

[Column] Benjamin Coetzer: The cloud conversation has changed, it’s faster, smarter and better for business

11-03-2022 | 06:51:00
During the pandemic, many companies started doing more research on cloud migration and deepened their understanding of the cloud environment.

Afreximbank co-hosts Webinar on Intra-African Trade and Investment with the East African Business Council

11-02-2022 | 15:42:48
The conversation addressed key challenges confronting African businesses when approaching intra-African trade, recognizing that 80% of Africa’s small businesses have no access to trade finance and over US$5 billion is lost due to currency conversion during transactions.

39 millions $ pour soutenir la résilience climatique et le développement au Rwanda

11-02-2022 | 15:02:00
BMZ s'est engagé à verser 39,5 millions d'euros au Rwanda, pays d'Afrique de l'Est densément peuplé est l'un des pays d'Afrique les plus durement touchés par le changement climatique.

Sanlam and MTN Group’s InsurTech alliance kicks off as transaction is approved

11-02-2022 | 10:09:00
Sanlam and MTN Group announced the strategic alliance to market and distribute insurance and investment products across Africa.