Category archives for: Capital Market

Briefly…on Taking China’s Stock Market Global

May 24, 2018//-On June 1, index provider MSCI will include mainland Chinese stocks, known as A-shares, into its benchmarks which are closely watched by international investors and used to guide the allocation of trillions of dollars in assets that are currently tracking them. Kinger Lau, Chief China Strategist of Goldman Sachs Research, and Christina Ma, Head of Greater China Equities […]

Dev’t Banks Build Appetite for Local Currency Finance

New foreign exchange hedging solutions and deeper capital markets are providing multilateral development banks with new ways to derisk financing packages and increase their development multiplier.

Nigeria Boosts Foreign Exchange Market With $210 Million

May 15, 2018//-In another round of intervention, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday injected 210 million dollars into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market to boost liquidity in the system.

Ghana’s Capital Market Regulator Investigates 10 Fund Managers

Accra, Ghana, May 12, 2018//-The Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), Ghana’s capital market regulator has commenced investigations into the activities of 10 licenced fund managers in the country.

Ghana Stock Exchange Okays MTN to List on the Local Bourse in May

Accra, May 3, 2018//-Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has approved the much-awaited listing of MTN Ghana to proceed with its Initial Public Offer (IPO) on the local bourse, effectively in late May 2018.

London to West African Regional Stock Exchange Roadshow

April 30, 2018//-The Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières (BRVM), which links eight West African countries with a stable currency and fast growth and is one of the world’s most successful regional stock exchanges, embarks on the second leg of its international roadshow, with a one-day forum in London.

African Companies Defied Headwinds to Raise $13.5 Billion Equity

April 26, 2018//-Despite difficult business environment, African companies have defied the odds to continue its upward growth trajectory raising about $13.5 billion equity in non-African capital markets in 2017, representing a 49 per cent increase from 2016, PwC 2017 report has said.

$500 Million Public Offer: SEC Confirms Talks With MTN Group

April 25, 2018//-The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday confirmed that MTN Group had finally commenced discussions with the commission on its proposed 500 million dollars Initial Public Offering (IPO).

Kenya: Treasury Bills Subscription Stands at 162 per cent

April 24, 2018//-Treasury bills subscription rebounded during last week’s auction with a performance rate of 162.46 per cent.

NSE Migrates Access Bank, UBA To Premium Board

Lagos, Nigeria, April 17, 2018// – Access Bank and United Bank for Africa (UBA) joined the elitist Premium Board Index of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) after meeting stringent requirements set by the Exchange which place more emphasis on ethical issues and strong corporate governance.

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