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Nigeria and Ghana conclude first successful transaction through the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System
28-11-2022 | 08:54:58
PAPSS allows African importers to make real-time payments to suppliers, by eliminating the need to convert the amount to be transferred to their counterparts in a third (hard) currency first, such as US dollars or Euros.
Afreximbank outlines US$3 billion country programme for Kenya
22-11-2022 | 09:57:00
Kenya is set to benefit from a US$3 billion Country Programme from African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank). This was announced during a meeting between Kenya’s President, His Excellency Dr William Ruto, and Professor Benedict Okey Oramah, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Afreximbank.
UTM Offshore to set a natural gas milestone with Nigeria
16-11-2022 | 08:00:30
UTM Offshore to sign an agreement for the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) for Nigeria's first Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility with engineering firms KBR, JGC Corporation and Technip Energies.
Afreximbank announcesd US$1.5 Billion financing programme to Botswana
09-11-2022 | 07:08:00
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced a historic lending arrangement to Botswana, in the form of a three-year Country Programme of up to US$1.5 billion(on a net basis), with funding for up to seven years for eligible transactions.
World class film and studio complex to be built in Nigeria
07-11-2022 | 12:00:39
Afreximbank signs deal with Silverbird Entertainment for the construction of a world class film and studio complex in Nigeria.
Afreximbank co-hosts Webinar on Intra-African Trade and Investment with the East African Business Council
02-11-2022 | 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.
Afreximbank signs MoU with the African Energy Chamber to promote the growth of Africa’s energy sector
02-11-2022 | 15:21:19
The MoU provides a framework for collaboration to facilitate the harmonisation of the two institutions’ mutual efforts in support of the African energy sector.
Prime Minister of Barbados calls for a new global financial paradigm that is fair to all
26-10-2022 | 12:19:44
Her Excellency Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley of Barbados called for financial fairness during the Sixth Annual Babacar Ndiaye Lecture, held on the sidelines of the World Bank-IMF Annual Meetings in Washington DC, USA.
Afreximbank has executed a term sheet with Amni International Petroleum Development Company Ltd
26-10-2022 | 08:39:43
Afreximbank Signs US$635-Million Reserve-Based Facility Term Sheet with Amni International Petroleum Development Company Ltd.
African Energy Chamber and Afreximbank sign MOU to boost African energy investments
19-10-2022 | 08:57:32
The African Energy Chamber (AEC), as the voice of the African energy sector, and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance private sector investments across Africa’s oil and gas industry.
Afreximbank and FCI hold factoring workshop in Kampala
17-10-2022 | 13:34:00
Held alongside the Afreximbank Trade Finance Seminar, the theme of the conference was “Factoring, the liquidity solution for SMEs”.
African Business Roundtable et Afreximbank concluent un séminaire sur la préparation des investisseurs
14-10-2022 | 16:10:00
L'African Business Roundtable (ABR), la principale association africaine de chefs d'entreprise et de dirigeants d'entreprise à l'échelle du continent, a conclu son cours de maître en ligne gratuit destiné à la communauté des affaires et visant à améliorer les compétences en matière de préparation de projets afin d'attirer l'intérêt des investisseurs.
African Business Roundtable, Afreximbank conclude masterclass webinar for investor preparation
13-10-2022 | 12:55:00
The African Business Roundtable (ABR), Africa’s foremost and continent-wide association of business and business leaders has concluded its free-to-attend webinar masterclass directed at the business community and with the purpose of sharpening project preparation skills to attract investor interest.
Afreximbank launches Academy to train 8,000 Africans on trade-related subjects each year
10-10-2022 | 12:04:00
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has launched the Afreximbank Academy (AFRACAD), a learning, knowledge, and networking hub designed to help advance African trade through capacity building and leadership.
Uganda granted land to Afreximbank for the construction of the Afreximbank Africa Trade Centre in Kampala
10-10-2022 | 09:19:25
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has been granted land in Kampala by the Ugandan Government to build an Afreximbank Africa Trade Centre (AATC). The infrastructure will facilitate the flow of trade information and provide trade services across the East Africa Region.
African sub-sovereign government leaders urged to take ownership of the AfCFTA
05-10-2022 | 07:45:54
The second edition of the African Sub-sovereign Governments Network (AfSNET) conference, held in Abuja, Nigeria, unanimously called on African sub-nationals to play their full role in facilitating the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
Afreximbank se félicite de l'adoption de lois sur l'affacturage au Niger et au Burkina Faso
03-10-2022 | 08:39:00
La Banque africaine d'import-export (Afreximbank) a félicité les gouvernements du Niger et du Burkina Faso pour avoir adopté une loi sur l'affacturage afin de soutenir les activités commerciales des PME.
Afreximbank President Benedict Oramah wins 2022 Margaret H. Demant African Art Award
03-10-2022 | 08:13:05
Professor Benedict Oramah, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has received in Detroit, Michigan, USA, the 2022 Margaret H. Demant African Art Award, presented by the Friends of African and African American Art (FAAAA) of the Detroit Institute of Arts.
Afreximbank Trade Payment Services (AfPAY) launched
29-09-2022 | 13:03:00
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) announced the commercial launch of Afreximbank Trade Payment Services – or “AfPAY” – an intervention designed to facilitate the settlement of international trade on open account terms on behalf of identified African financial institutions and their clients.
Afreximbank and the Nigeria Governors Forum to announce the 2nd African Sub-Sovereign Governments Conference
29-09-2022 | 10:56:21
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), in collaboration with the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF), has announced the second edition of the African Sub-Sovereign Governments Network (AfSNET) Conference set to take place on 30th September 2022 in Abuja, Nigeria.
FEDA announced its first close of US$670 million across four fund strategies
29-09-2022 | 09:10:15
The Fund for Export Development in Africa (“FEDA”), the impact investment arm of the African Export-Import Bank (“Afreximbank”), set up to support intra-African trade growth, value-add export development and industrialization, is pleased to announce its first close of US$670 million across its four fund strategies.
Tanzania hosted maiden AfCFTA women and youth in trade conference
21-09-2022 | 13:30:56
For the AfCFTA to be truly successful, businesses in particularly Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in critical sectors such as agriculture, manufacturing (clothing and textiles) and services (especially tourism), informal trading, and professional services in which women and youth are predominantly engaged, must be supported to thrive.
L'African Business Roundtable et Afreximbank organisent un séminaire en ligne gratuit le 28 septembre
20-09-2022 | 10:28:00
Dans la continuité de la série de webinaires qui s'est déroulée tout au long de l'année, l'African Business Roundtable et la Banque Africaine d'Import-Export (Afreximbank) vont organiser un autre webinaire sur le renforcement des capacités et la préparation des investisseurs.
African Business Roundtable, Afreximbank organize free webinar masterclass, September 28
20-09-2022 | 10:13:00
In continuation of the series of webinars that has been ongoing throughout the year, the African Business Roundtable and the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank) are set to hold yet another webinar on capacity building and investor preparation.
L'African Business Roundtable et Afreximbank organisent un séminaire en ligne gratuit le 28 septembre
19-09-2022 | 13:04:00
Dans la continuité de la série de webinaires qui s'est déroulée tout au long de l'année, l'African Business Roundtable et la Banque africaine d'import-export (Afreximbank) vont organiser un autre webinaire sur le renforcement des capacités et la préparation des investisseurs.
African Business Roundtable, Afreximbank organize free webinar masterclass, September 28
19-09-2022 | 11:58:00
In continuation of the series of webinars that has been ongoing throughout the year, the African Business Roundtable and the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank) are set to hold yet another webinar on capacity building and investor preparation.
Côte d’Ivoire et Afreximbank annoncent le prochain CANEX Weekend à Abidjan
15-09-2022 | 13:26:00
Le Gouvernement de la République de Côte d’Ivoire et la Banque africaine d’Import-Export (Afreximbank) a annoncé que le prochain Creative Africa Nexus Weekend (CANEX WKND) aura lieu à Abidjan, en Côte d’Ivoire, du 25 au 27 novembre 2022.
Signing of High-Profile agreements and MoUs Herald Conclusion of ACTIF2022
14-09-2022 | 12:59:30
The three-day AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum 2022 (ACTIF2022) hosted in Bridgetown, Barbados, ended on a high note with the signing of a total of 14 agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) aimed at deepening economic ties between Africa and the Caribbean.
Afreximbank will attend AEW 2022 to sign deals and forge partnerships
12-09-2022 | 12:33:00
Representing the official partner of AEW 2022,delegation from Afreximbank led by the organization’s Chairman and President, Prof. Benedict Oramah, will be coming to AEW 2022 to lead discussions, sign oil and gas deals, and reshape the narrative on Africa’s energy future.
UTM Offshore Limited (UTM) signs MoU to raise $2 billion for the floating liquefied natural gas plant
25-08-2022 | 11:25:07
UTM Group of Companies signed the MoU for the development of the first Floating LNG production plant with Afreximbank, raised an initial sum of $2 billion for the first phase, with a commitment for $3 billion in the second phase.
[Interview] N. Justin Chinyanta, Directeur Général et PDG, Loita Group
22-08-2022 | 12:17:00
De nationalité zambienne et résidant à Johannesburg, en Afrique du Sud, N. Justin Chinyanta est le fondateur, le président et le directeur général de Loita Holdings Corporation, ainsi que le vice-président exécutif du chapitre d'Afrique australe de l'Africa Business Roundtable (ABR).
[Interview] N. Justin Chinyanta, Chairman and CEO, Loita Group
22-08-2022 | 09:45:00
A Zambian national residing in Johannesburg, South Africa, N. Justin Chinyanta is the founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Loita Holdings Corporation as well as the Executive Vice` President for the Southern Africa Chapter of the Africa Business Roundtable (ABR).
Afreximbank, Ecobank Togo, et BIA Togo financent la construction de la Plateforme Industrielle d’Adétikop
18-08-2022 | 21:54:00
Afreximbank, Groupe Ecobank et BIA Togo, Groupe Attijariwafa Bank, signent une convention de crédit avec la société Plateform Industrial Adétikopé SAS (PIA) pour la construction des infrastructures de la Plateforme Industrielle d’Adétikopé qui s’étend sur une superficie totale de 400 hectares.
Afreximbank, Ecobank Togo, and BIA Togo finance the construction of the Adétikopé Industrial Platform
18-08-2022 | 21:45:00
Afreximbank, the Ecobank Group and BIA Togo, Attijariwafa Bank Group, have signed a credit agreement with Plateform Industrial Adétikopé SAS (PIA) for the construction of the infrastructure of the Adétikopé Industrial Platform which covers a total area of 400 hectares.
[Interview] Dr. Mima Nedelcovych, Président, AfricaGlobal Schaffer
18-08-2022 | 12:18:00
Mima Nedelcovych est fondateur et président d'AfricaGlobal Schaffer, une société de conseil stratégique spécialisée dans le développement de projets, le financement de projets, la facilitation du commerce et les partenariats public-privé dans les pays en développement, et plus particulièrement en Afrique.
[Interview] Dr. Mima Nedelcovych, Chairman, AfricaGlobal Schaffer
18-08-2022 | 11:07:00
Dr. Mima Nedelcovych is the Founder and Chairman of AfricaGlobal Schaffer, a strategic consulting firm focused on project development, project finance, trade facilitation, and public-private partnerships in developing countries, with a particular focus on Africa.
Participants in AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum to benefit from Barbados visa waiver
12-08-2022 | 09:28:00
African participants in the first-ever AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF2022) taking place in Bridgetown, Barbados will benefit from a decision by the Government to waive visa requirements for passport holders from 24 African countries who would have needed visas to enter the country.
[Interview] Dr. Thomas W. Laryea, Conseiller Juridique, Orrick, USA
11-08-2022 | 11:45:00
Thomas Laryea est un avocat international spécialisé dans la restructuration de la dette souveraine à l'échelle mondiale et dans le financement et l'investissement en Afrique. Également membre de la prestigieuse organisation The African Business Roundtable, M. Laryea offre un aperçu des structures économiques publiques et privées en Afrique et dans le monde.
[Interview] Dr. Thomas W. Laryea, Legal Counsel, Orrick, USA
11-08-2022 | 10:30:00
Dr. Thomas Laryea is an international lawyer focused on sovereign debt restructuring globally and Africa-related finance and investment. Also a member of the prestigious organization, The African Business Roundtable, Dr. Laryea offers expert insights into both public and private economy structures in Africa, and globally.
African Business Roundtable et Afreximbank concluent deuxième webinaire de la série sur la préparation des projets
04-08-2022 | 15:50:00
L'African Business Roundtable (ABR) et la Banque africaine d'importation et d'exportation (Afreximbank) se sont réunies la semaine dernière dans le cadre d'un projet bien exécuté qui est une passion pour les deux organisations - faire aboutir des projets commerciaux.
African Business Roundtable, Afreximbank conclude second webinar in series for project preparation
04-08-2022 | 13:35:00
The African Business Roundtable (ABR) and the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank) came together last week in a well executed endeavor that is a passion of both organizations - bringing business projects to fruition.
[Interview] Mahad Ahmed, Fondateur, AME Trade, Royaume-Uni
29-07-2022 | 11:28:00
Mahad Ahmed est fondateur et PDG d'Ame Trade Limited. Il est également membre de l'African Business Roundtable et un expert reconnu dans les secteurs du conseil et des services événementiels.
[Interview] Mahad Ahmed, Founder, AME Trade, United Kingdom
28-07-2022 | 12:06:00
Mahad Ahmed is Founder and CEO of Ame Trade Limited. He is also a member of the African Business Roundtable and an an established expert in the Consulting and Events Services industries.
The AFCFTA Secretariat, Afreximbank and WFP agreed to collaborate on agricultural development and trade in Africa
19-07-2022 | 16:49:57
AfCFTA Secretariat, Afreximbank and WFP have signed a three-year MoU to disburse US$2 billion in farming loans and credit lines for agro-processors and commodity traders by 2025.
PAPSS is now ISO 27001 Certified, in commitment to global security standards
19-07-2022 | 16:34:00
The Pan-African Payment and Settlement System operated by Afreximbank in collaboration with the African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat and the African Union, announced that it has achieved the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 27001 certification for its global operations.
The African Business Roundtable Project Preparation Masterclass Free Webinar, July 27
18-07-2022 | 12:22:00
After discussions with a variety of advisory and investment institutions, and to further attract investment to projects, the African Business Roundtable Secretariat in association with Afreximbank has designed the “Project Preparation Masterclass”.
La stratégie pour l'avenir de l'African Business Roundtable (Pt II) – Autonomisation des PME
18-07-2022 | 10:02:00
En tant que voix du secteur privé et défenseur éminent d'une économie Africaine développée, l'ABR a regardé vers l'avenir et a découvert une division du secteur privé qui est résiliente quant à la mission de construction de l'économie Africaine.
The African Business Roundtable's strategy for the future (Pt II) – SME Empowerment
18-07-2022 | 08:07:00
As the voice of the private sector and a prominent advocate of a developed African economy, the ABR has peered into the future and discovered a division of the private sector that is resilient about the mission of building the African economy.
Afreximbank's Amr Kamel appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Arab International Bank
17-07-2022 | 20:08:57
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is delighted to announce the appointment of its Executive Vice President, Mr. Amr Kamel, as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Arab International Bank.
Fitch Ratings upgrades Afreximbank to ‘BBB’
17-07-2022 | 20:04:00
Fitch Ratings has upgraded African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to ‘BBB’ from ‘BBB-‘, noting that the outlook is “Stable”.
Afreximbank Executive Vice President Amr Kamel soon on retirement
15-07-2022 | 10:56:38
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) announced the early retirement of Mr. Amr Kamel, Executive Vice President, Business Development and Corporate Banking, effective 31 July 2022.
The African Business Roundtable Project Preparation Masterclass Free Webinar, July 27
12-07-2022 | 09:58:00
After discussions with a variety of advisory and investment institutions, and to further attract investment to projects, the African Business Roundtable Secretariat in association with Afreximbank has designed the “Project Preparation Masterclass”.
[Nigeria] Afreximbank signs project preparation facility financing with UTM Offshore Limited
07-07-2022 | 16:31:44
Afreximbank is pleased to announce its execution of a project preparation facility financing head of terms with UTM Offshore Limited (UTM), under which the Bank will part-finance activities designed to progress a Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FNLG) project in Nigeria to bankability.
National Bank of Egypt boosts Afreximbank’s general capital increase
01-07-2022 | 12:20:00
Afreximbank has announced the decision of the National Bank of Egypt (NBE) to participate in its General Capital Increase, making a total investment of US$326.6 million, of which US$130.6 million have been paid-in.
Afreximbank welcomes Algeria as its 52nd member state
01-07-2022 | 12:03:39
Afreximbank has announced that The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria (Algeria) has joined the Bank as a Member State. That brings the membership of Afreximbank to 52 out of the 55 African Union member States.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Gas price triggers ripple effect across industries
30-06-2022 | 13:25:00
Nigeria’s inflation as of the month of May stood at 17.71%, but economists are now predicting just a month later a new figure we can expect at the end of this year.
La vision de l'African Business Roundtable pour l'Afrique en tant que centre d'investissement
30-06-2022 | 11:43:00
L'African Business Roundtable (ABR), un groupe de chefs d'entreprise visionnaires qui ont compris très tôt la nécessité pour l'Afrique de bien se positionner sur le marché mondial afin d'attirer les investissements sur le continent, fête cette année sa troisième décennie d'existence.
Afreximbank board appoints Kanayo Awani executive Vice President, Intra-African Trade Bank
20-06-2022 | 12:26:00
Afreximbank in Cairo announced the appointment of Kanayo Awani to the position of Executive Vice President of the Intra-African Trade Bank (INAT) with effect from 1 July 2022.
PAC Capital closes deal for Titan Trust Bank in the Nigerian banking industry
17-06-2022 | 07:02:00
PAC Capital, the investment banking arm of PanAfrican Capital Holdings successfully raised $300 Million funding from Afreximbank on behalf of Titan Trust Bank to support the acquisition of majority stake in Union Bank, Nigeria.
Afreximbank’s Advisory & Capital Markets-led Bank of Industry’s €750 million wins Debt Deal of the year award
13-06-2022 | 09:20:00
Afreximbank is pleased to announce that Nigeria’s Bank Of Industry (BoI) €750 million Senior Participation Note issuance has received the “Deal of the Year – Debt” award by the African Banker magazine for 2022.
[Nigeria] Afreximbank backs Titan Trust Bank with a $300 million Intra-African Investment Finance Facility
06-06-2022 | 15:24:10
The deal will enhance the competitive dynamics of the Nigerian banking sector, while maintaining confidence in the country’s financial services and broader financial stability.
Afreximbank president named African Banker of the Year
29-05-2022 | 20:49:49
Professor Benedict Oramah, President of Afreximbank, has been named African Banker of the Year at the African Banker Awards 2022 ceremony.
Afreximbank strengthens support for Coalition for Dialogue on Africa
27-05-2022 | 08:31:00
Afreximbank has renewed its technical and financial support to the Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA), after two years of successful collaboration, the two institutions have embarked on a new three-year partnership.
Afreximbank signs MoU with APPO to establish an African Energy Transition Bank
22-05-2022 | 19:30:40
Afreximbank has signed an Agreement with the African Petroleum Producers Organization according to which both parties will collaborate on the establishment of an African Energy Transition Bank in support of an Africa-led energy transition strategy.
Africa is organizing itself from the local level
20-05-2022 | 09:26:00
For the very first time, a matchmaking permanent platform between African local authorities and investors interested in local Africa was launched.
Afreximbank appoints new Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer for FEDA
13-05-2022 | 10:58:06
Afreximbank has announced the appointment of Ms. Marlene Ngoyi as the Chief Executive Officer of the Fund for Export-Development in Africa (FEDA), the Bank’s development-oriented subsidiary. Mr. Emmanuel Assiak has been appointed Chief Investment Officer.
Afreximbank declared “Best Multilateral Bank”
09-05-2022 | 11:09:00
Afreximbank is delighted to announce its receipt of the award for Best Multilateral Development Bank at the Trade Finance Global (TFG) 2022 International Trade Awards.
Afreximbank, Rwanda sign agreement for establishment of Fund for Export-Development in Africa
09-05-2022 | 10:07:33
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the Republic of Rwanda signed key documents related to the establishment of the Fund for Export-Development in Africa (FEDA), a development-oriented subsidiary of Afreximbank.
Mauritania becomes second signatory state of the Establishment Agreement of FEDA
09-05-2022 | 10:06:30
The Islamic Republic of Mauritania has signed the Agreement for the Establishment of the Fund for Export-Development in Africa (FEDA), a development impact-oriented subsidiary of the Afreximbank.
Afreximbank’s Kanayo Awani makes Nigeria women annual’s “100 Leading Women” list
01-05-2022 | 20:31:00
The Managing Director of Afreximbank’s Intra-African Trade Initiative Division, has been named among the 100 outstanding women leaders in Nigeria.
Afreximbank launches $4 billion Ukraine Crisis Adjustment Trade Financing Programme for Africa
08-04-2022 | 10:47:00
The Afreximbank approved the launch of the Ukraine Crisis Adjustment Trade Financing Programme for Africa (UKAFPA), a programme of credit facilities that the Bank has developed to manage the impacts of the Ukraine crisis on African economies.
NCDMB, AfreximBank, APPO outline new funding models for African oil industry
24-03-2022 | 14:19:00
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), African Petroleum Producers’ Organization (APPO), and Africa Export-Import Bank (AFREXIMBank) have outlined new and sustainable models of funding oil and gas investments in Africa, using resources drawn from the continent and de-emphasizing international financiers.
Rand Merchant Bank helps raise $1.2b for Afreximbank in boost to African trade
01-03-2022 | 08:32:00
The Rand Merchant Bank (RMB), acted as global coordinator, bookrunner and mandated lead arranger for African Export Import Bank, or Afreximbank, in securing a $1.2 billion (R18 billion), 3-year Syndicated Term Loan Facility.
Partenariat entre l’AFD et Afreximbank dans la lutte contre les effets de la COVID-19
24-02-2022 | 16:00:00
Dans le cadre du Sommet UE-UA qui se tient à Bruxelles, Rémy Rioux, Directeur général de l’AFD, et Benedict Oramah, Président d’Afreximbank, scellent un partenariat stratégique entre l’AFD et Afreximbank.
Agence Française de Développement and Afreximbank partner to support the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic
24-02-2022 | 15:52:00
As part of the EU-AU Summit held in Brussels, Director General of AFD, and Professor Benedict Oramah, President of Afreximbank, sealed a strategic partnership between AFD and Afreximbank.
Afreximbank signs EUR250 million loan agreement with KfW
17-02-2022 | 21:08:01
Afreximbank is delighted to announce the signing of a loan agreement of an amount of EUR 250 million with the German Development Bank KfW, acting on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).
Afreximbank and Capital Markets Division acts as joint Global Coordinator on Nigeria’s Bank of Industry
16-02-2022 | 10:25:00
The Advisory & Capital Markets (“ACMA”) Division of African Export-Import Bank acted as Joint Global Coordinator and Active Bookrunner to Nigeria’s Bank of Industry on its EUR 700 million 144A/RegS 5-year Senior Eurobond Issuance.
Banque Misr invests paid-in amount of $80.5m in Afreximbank’s General Capital Increase, becomes largest non-sovereign shareholder
08-02-2022 | 10:12:00
Banque Misr has announced an investment of US$201.1 million in African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), of which US$80.5 million is paid-in. The investment has made Banque Misr the largest non-sovereign shareholder of Afreximbank.
Afreximbank’s FEDA invests in Mauritania’s TND SA to develop local poultry and dairy production
07-02-2022 | 09:59:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), announced an investment by the Fund for Export Development in Africa (FEDA), its development impact-oriented subsidiary, into TND SA, an FMCG company in Mauritania.
FEDA invests in Ecow-Gas to promote LNG distribution in West Africa
04-02-2022 | 08:36:13
Fund for Export Development in Africa (FEDA), has announced that it has invested into Ecow-Gas B.V. (Ecowgas), a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) distribution infrastructure platform in the West Africa region.
Afreximbank et la National Bank of Egypt s’engagent à stimuler les investissements dans le pays
12-01-2022 | 07:59:00
La Banque africaine d’Import-Export (Afreximbank) et la Banque nationale d’Égypte {National Bank of Egyp t– NBE} ont signé un protocole d’accord visant à promouvoir les flux commerciaux et d’investissement en Égypte.
Afreximbank and the National Bank of Egypt commit to drive investments and enhance trade in the country
12-01-2022 | 07:41:02
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the National Bank of Egypt (NBE) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote trade and investment flows into Egypt.
Afreximbank Trade Finance seminar seeks to boost Africa’s trade finance capacity
10-12-2021 | 09:35:00
The implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area would spur Africa’s industrialisation and long-term supply chain resilience.
Construction of the first African Medical Centre of Excellence commences in Abuja
08-12-2021 | 15:10:51
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is formally breaking ground for the construction of the African Medical Centre of Excellence (AMCE) in Abuja, Nigeria.
Afreximbank signs US$50 million partnership with FONSIS to support project preparation activities in Senegal
03-12-2021 | 11:23:00
Afreximbank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Fonds Souverain d’Investissements Stratégiques to provide project preparatory capital to assist public and private sector investors to progress projects from concept stage to bankability in a timely manner in Senegal.
OPEC Fund extends $80 million loan to Afreximbank to boost regional integration in Africa
03-12-2021 | 07:15:51
The OPEC Fund’s support will assist in boosting Afreximbank’s liquidity to grow its loan portfolio as it finances exports and imports in critical sectors across Africa such as agriculture, manufacturing and healthcare.
Afreximbank, CNNIC connect African businesses with financing, new markets
01-12-2021 | 11:00:00
Following the launch of a partnership between Afreximbank and CNNIC last year, the two organizations have identified and selected businesses from across Africa that have demonstrated an ability to alter industries
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: National GDP for Q3 sees increase, amid growing economic concerns
19-11-2021 | 13:02:00
The Nigerian Minister for labour recently has affirmed that more needed to be done in order for the employment crisis to be mitigated. He did allow that much has been done, but a lot of action still was required if the problem was to be tackled from the roots.
Afreximbank signs agreement with African Risk Capacity Group to enhance resilience and disaster risk financing initiatives
19-11-2021 | 09:01:54
The purpose of the MOU is to enable joint member states to enhance disaster response and resiliency initiatives using available banking and insurance products suited for localized challenges.
AATB, l'ITFC, Afreximbank, la BADEA et l'ARSO sur l'harmonisation des normes sur les dispositifs médicaux en Afrique
19-11-2021 | 07:58:00
ITFC, Afreximbank, la BADEA, l'ARSO et le ZLECAf ont rejoint d'autres partenaires pour une table ronde stratégique sur l'harmonisation des normes pour les produits pharmaceutiques et les dispositifs médicaux en Afrique.
Afreximbank signs $1.04b deal with Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to finance exploration of petroleum
17-11-2021 | 15:10:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) signed a $1.04 billion facility with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to finance the exploration of petroleum.
Afreximbank appointed joint lead manager and bookrunner for Fidelity Bank Plc’s USD 400 million
15-11-2021 | 10:22:00
Afreximbank through its Advisory & Capital Markets (ACMA) investment banking arm acted as a Joint Lead Manager (JLM) and Bookrunner to place and close Fidelity Bank Plc’s USD 400 million 5-Year Senior Eurobond.
Afreximbank and ITFC ratify US$250 million finance facility to Support Africa
10-11-2021 | 14:46:00
Afreximbank and ITFC, signed a US$250 million facility to provide funds for the Bank to advance procurement of COVID-19 vaccines and drive a trade-based economic recovery.
AfCFTA poised to dramatically increase Nigeria’s exports
08-11-2021 | 08:57:00
The Lagos preview event showcased a range of topics and opportunities due to be addressed at IATF21, which Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa’s largest economy and the continent’s most populous country, is poised to capitalise on.
Afreximbank launches $6.5 billion equity capital increase
28-10-2021 | 10:04:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has embarked on a $6.5 billion General Capital Increase (GCI) to expand its capacity to deliver on its core mandate and diversify its range of services.
Afreximbank partners with ATPS, provides $500,000 support
27-10-2021 | 10:13:00
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) announced its partnership and support to the African Technology Policy Studies Network (ATPS), which will address gaps in operational costs as well as funding for ongoing activities over a three-year period.
Afreximbank, Government of Barbados partner for Africa - diaspora trade ties
22-10-2021 | 08:55:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the Government of Barbados have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand trade and investment links between Africa and the Caribbean island state.
Afreximbank, AfCFTA announce operational roll-out of Pan-African Payment and Settlement System
29-09-2021 | 15:48:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and AfCFTA Secretariat announced the operational roll-out of the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS), a revolutionary Financial Market Infrastructure to enable instant, cross-border payments.
Afreximbank extends footprint by opening Central Africa Regional Office in Yaoundé Cameroon
28-09-2021 | 09:27:18
The new office covers the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS), composed of Cameroon, the Central Africa Republic, Chad, Congo, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon.
Afreximbank commits $500m to support Ethiopian commercial banks
15-09-2021 | 16:05:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has committed to provide $500 Million to support Ethiopian commercial banks through the Afreximbank Trade Facilitation (AfTRAF) Programme.