Friday, January 19, 2018


Finance

Bitcoin: soft landing of a libertarian dream

Bitcoin fever has done damage. The most famous cryptocurrency had hit the ceiling of 20 000 dollars before ...

Ghana: increase of minimum capital of insurance companies

The National Insurance Commission (NIC) announced, 19 December 2017, a sharp increase in the level of minimum capital required for the financial year ...

Morocco: no devaluation of the dirham in sight

« La réforme du régime de change n’a pas été imposée ni par les instances financières internationales, ni par une crise de change… »,...

BRVM: 260 billion FCFA of capital gains distributed in 2017

The BRVM has distributed, through the Central Depository / Settlement Bank (DC / BR), 259,11 billions FCFA, a little more than 395 million euros, ...

Businesses in Africa worry about political risks (Allianz)

In its 6 annual 18 2018 annual risk barometer, the insurance company Allianz believes that companies in Africa are worried about the ...

Edenred invests in the "Partech Africa" ​​fund

Edenred, the world leader in transactional solutions for companies, employees and retailers, announces this Thursday, January 18, having made an investment ...

BRVM: 2017, the year of paradoxes

As in 2016, the Regional Stock Exchange (BRVM) completes the 2017 year with a sharp decline in its benchmark, the ...

Morocco: Mediterrania Capital Partners Invests in René Descartes School Group

Mediterrania Capital Partners, a regional private equity firm dedicated to medium and large companies in North Africa and sub-Saharan Africa, announces the acquisition, by ...

BRVM: 2018 Operational Online Exchange

The BRVM will record another technological advance this year with the establishment of the online stock market. The idea, according to the director ...

Ivorian employers demand "suspension" of tax schedule

La CGECI (la Confédération générale des entreprises de Côte d’Ivoire, le patronat) ne décolère toujours pas depuis l’entrée en vigueur de l’annexe fiscale. Après...

South Sudan joins ACA

South Sudan has just become a member of the African Trade Insurance Agency (ACA), a multilateral financial institution providing insurance to African ...

Côte d'Ivoire: DGI defends tax schedule but considers "evolution"

C’est à une véritable séance d’explication que le directeur général des Impôts (DGI) Ouattara Abou Sié s’est adonné ce 16 janvier devant la presse...

Ten Merina, a new solar power plant in Senegal

The Prime Minister of Senegal, Mohamed Boun Abdallah Dionne, proceeded, Tuesday 16 January 2018, to the inauguration of the Ten Merina power station located ...

Injaro Investments and BIO join forces to invest in poultry farming in Niger

Injaro announces an investment in AviNiger, a poultry company that meets animal welfare standards. AviNiger will provide quality consumer eggs ...