mardi 22 janvier 2019

Ghana: BoG Denies Interference in Selecting Banks for Special Rescue Program

By Cédric T. The Bank of Ghana (BoG) rejected accusations that it played a direct role in the selection of the five banks for recapitalization...

BRVM: towards the implementation of a code of corporate governance

A governance code will soon be issued to companies listed on the BRVM, the State Exchange in the WAEMU zone, in order to get...

Tunisia: judicial sale of more than one million UADH shares

By Cédric T. The Tunisian Stock Exchange (SBT) has announced the sale on the market of 1,340,000 shares of Universal Auto Distributors Holding (UADH), during...

African Scholarship Office visits AfDB

Mr. Karim HAJJI, President of the Association of African Stock Exchanges (ASEA) and General Manager of the Casablanca Stock Exchange and the Vice-President of...

Ivory Coast: SIB celebrates Christmas with sick children

The SIB, an Ivorian banking company, celebrated the Christmas party with sick children from the heart of the Abidjan Heart Institute (ICA) on December...

DRC: Banks still have a week to raise their capital to at least $...

Announced since September 2016, the measure of the Central Bank of Congo (BCC) which triples the minimum capital of banks takes effect on January...

Nigeria: Central bank settles its dispute with MTN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) announced on Monday (December 24th) that it has resolved its dispute of more than $ 8 billion with...

Algeria: banks solicited for export promotion

By Valérie K. Chaired by Trade Minister Said Djellab, a national meeting was held on December 17, 2018 in Algiers, focusing on export success for...

South Africa: a semi-state fund for financing technology companies

By Cédric T. The South African government has launched the Project Development Partnership Fund (PDP), a joint venture to finance technology companies to address the...

Ghana: Alhassan Andani named best CEO of the banking sector

By Valérie K. Stanbic Bank Ghana's Managing Director and President of the Alhassan Andani Association of Bankers of the Country (GAB) has been recognized as...

BRVM: the CREPMF meets the issuers

A high-level meeting between the Regional Council for Public Savings and the Financial Market (CREPMF) and the issuers of securities listed on the Regional...

Paul-Harry Aithnard in charge of Ecobank Ivory Coast and UEMOA

Paul-Harry Aithnard succeeds Charles Dakoiko (called on to retire) at the head of Ecobank Côte d'Ivoire. The decision taken last August and confirmed at...

Morocco: BCP raises nearly 200 million euros of subordinated debt

The People's Central Bank (BCP) has obtained the authorization of the Moroccan Capital Market Authority (AMMC) for the release of 2 billion dirhams (nearly...

Kenya: possible merger between NIC Bank and Commercial Bank of Africa

The National Industrial Credit Bank (NIC) group and Commercial Bank of Africa have announced that they are in talks about a possible merger between...