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Barclays Africa Appoints Nomkhita Nqweni CEO of Wealth, Investment Management & Insurance

Barclays Africa Group Limited announces the appointment of Nomkhita Nqweni as Chief Executive of Wealth, Investment Management and Insurance (WIMI) with effect from 1 October 2015, reports Footprint to Africa. Commenting on the appointment, Barclays...

Standard Chartered Bank appoints Ian Gibson As Regional Head

Standard Chartered Bank has appointed Ian Gibson as Regional Head, Private Banking, Africa, Middle East and Europe, effective mid-October 2015, Footprint to Africa reports. Gibson brings with him over 20 years of banking experience from...

NSE Opens Window for Kenya’s Real Estate Pie

The Nairobi Securities Exchange has opened doors for institutional and retail investors to share in returns from real estate sector without owning physical property. The Real Estate Investment segment opened yesterday, with the first offer...

Gabon Joins African Finance Corporation

Gabon has formally joined the African Finance Corporation (AFC) after signing the Corporation’s Instrument of Accession and Acceptance of membership in Libreville. This makes Gabon the latest and 10th member country of the Africa Finance...

Africa Equity Bank Releases 3Q Financial Results, Posts Ksh 18.1Bn

Equity Group Holdings said it has released its third quarter year trading results and registered a 14% pretax profit growth of Ksh 18.1billion up from Ksh 15.9billion posted within the same period last year. The...

Newgen Software, Others Partner To Support Union Bank Central Processing Centre

Newgen Software, a leading global provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Customer Communication Management (CCM), and Adaptive Case Management (ACM) solutions said that they are partnering with Union Bank of...

Western Union, WeChat Partner

The Western Union Company, the  leading  global payment services, and WeChat, a leading social communication platform owned by Tencent Holdings Limited, has entered into a partnership which gives users of WeChat in the United...

Ethiopia Poised to Become Middle Income Country By 2025 – WB

Ethiopia has witnessed rapid economic growth, with real gross domestic product (GDP) growth averaging 10.9 per cent between 2004 and 2014, which is lifting the country from being the second poorest in the world...

Agricultural Equipment Distributors Support AGCO Brands

AGCO, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment has disclosed that a new joint venture company formed between South Africa’s Barloworld and Germany’s Baywa has been appointed as its national distributor for Zambia. The...

Angola To Meet U.S., European Investors For First Eurobond Sale October 26

Angola, sub-Saharan Africa’s second-largest oil producer, plans to meet investors in the U.S. and Europe effective October 26 to generate interest in its first Eurobond sale, Footprint to Africa reports. According to a source familiar...