African Markets – Factors to watch on March 24

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Friday. GLOBAL MARKETS The dollar recouped a little lost ground on Friday amid signs a delayed vote on President Donald Trump’s healthcare bill would go ahead later in the day, though it remained unclear More...

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By metro On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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African Markets – Factors to watch on March 20

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Monday. GLOBAL MARKETS Asian stocks were mixed on Monday in thin More...

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By metro On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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African Markets – Factors to watch on March 9

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Thursday, March 9,2017 GLOBAL MARKETS The dollar stood firm More...

By metro On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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African Markets – Factors to watch on March 8

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 EVENTS: TANZANIA – Statistics More...

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By metro On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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African Markets – Factors to watch on March 7

African Markets – Factors to watch on March 7 NAIROBI, March 7 (Reuters) – The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may More...

By metro On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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African Markets – Factors to watch on March 6- Reuters

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Monday. GLOBAL MARKETS U.S. stock futures dropped and Asian shares More...

By metro On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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CBN plans to raise $300 mln via “diaspora bond” by June – bookrunner

CBN plans to raise $300 million by selling a diaspora bond targeting Nigerians living abroad, one of the book runners on the deal, First Bank told Reuters on Tuesday. The bond, which will have a maturity of five More...

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By metro On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Dangote floats truck assembly plant

Dangote Group of Companies has established a $100 million truck assembly plant in Lagos as part of its efforts to boost foreign exchange and job creation. The group said in a statement on Sunday in Lagos that the More...

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By metro On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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CBN automates issuance Certificate of Capital Importation (CCI)

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has commenced the automation of the issuance of Certificate of Capital Importation (CCI) from issuance to repatriation in a renewed effort to align with international best practices More...

By metro On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Lending rate climbs on tight liquidity

Lending rate rose to 22 percent on Friday from 13 percent last week due to tight liquidity worsened by banks inability to get access to their balances with the regulator, traders said. Traders said lenders were More...