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Finance

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Ecobank MD Urges Improved Regional Economic Integration To Achieve Africa’s Development

The Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria Limited, Mr. Jibril Aku said that improved trade relations, data sharing and harmonised financial services on the African continent will help to achieve rapid development in Africa, reports Footprint...

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...

Deregulated Nigerian Economy: An Attraction for Foreign Investors – By Osita Oparaugo

This paper traces the evolution of the deregulation of the Nigerian economy. The paper asserts that investors may participate freely in Nigeria either directly or indirectly by port folio investment. The paper concludes by...
stock Exchange

Nigeria: Stock Market Dips in July As Investors React to Weak Results

By Goddy Egene and Eromosele Abiodun As it was with the weather in the month of July, investors in the Nigerian equities market witnessed massive rain of losses weakening the gains made in the previous...

Senior U.S. Diplomat On U.S.-Africa Summit

DOCUMENT  Remarks by Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs. Remarks at the Atlantic Council  Good morning. I am delighted to be here today and would especially like to thank Dr. Peter Pham for the...
PALADIN Energy

Langer Heinrich In New Financing Deal

PALADIN Energy announced this week that it has entered agreements with its existing lenders to refinance the Langer Heinrich (LH) project. CEO John Borshoff said in a notice posted on the Namibia Stock Exchange that...
IJG Securities

IJG Revises Economic Performance Upwards

  The growth forecast revisions come after the release of rebased national accounts (base 2010 from base 2004), which rebasing naturally results in marginally higher growth figures for most categories in the National Accounts. moreover,...
Banks

Cedi hopes rest on Eurobond, Cocoa loans  

The Bank of Ghana is optimistic the pressure on the cedi will ease soon and gain value on the back of the imminent Eurobond issuance and the cocoa syndicated loan, which are expected to...
tax

Congo’s mining tax increase plan rattles investors

Reuters     Congo wants to nearly double tax revenues to 25 pct of budget * Revising mining code to raise royalty tax * Miners warn that changes to code could defer investment * Infrastructure gap in Congo makes investment...