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29/03/2020 at 12h47, by Gaëlle Arenson

Rawbank: Mustafa Rawji awaits green light from Central Bank on his appointment

The nephew of Mazhar Rawji, chairman of the board of directors of DR Congo’s top banking institution,...


26/03/2020 at 18h39, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Covid-19 threatens to slow bank merger activity in Kenya

Since the recent lifting of certain regulatory restrictions, the outlook for Kenya’s banking sector appeared...

Bank & Insurance

16/03/2020 at 15h07, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mabrouk family to spend at least $12.8m to acquire Tunisie Valeurs from Fadhel Abdelkefi

Tunisia’s Financial Market Authority (Conseil du marché financier – CMF) has accepted the...

Bank & Insurance

12/03/2020 at 18h11, by Jeune Afrique Business+

South African Reserve Bank seeking adviser for the sale of its 50% stake in African Bank

La tâche risque d’être contrariée par une conjoncture difficile alors que l’établissement de crédit peine...

Bank & Insurance

05/03/2020 at 16h30, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Hogan Lovells advised Africa and Gulf Bank on its acquisition of First Abu Dhabi Bank Sudan

The sale to a little-known local group is evidence of the divestment by the bank controlled by the Emirate...


04/03/2020 at 17h33, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Christine Tani/Ilboudo (Wendkuni Bank International): “We are planning to gain a strong foothold in the SME sector”

Jeanne Marie Christine Tani Ilboudo CEO Wendkuni Nak

Banker Jeanne Marie Christine Ilboudo/Tani has taken the helm at Wendkuni Bank International (WBI) to...

Bank & Insurance

02/03/2020 at 18h56, by Gaëlle Arenson

Absa rolls out “Timiza”, its mobile wallet, in Zambia, Botswana and Mauritius

According to information gathered for this report from Vimal Kumar, CEO Retail & Business Banking...


29/02/2020 at 15h32, by Aurélie Benoit

Jean-Baptiste Siate newly appointed Managing Director at Ecobank in the DRC

Jean-Baptiste Siate

During his career within Ade Ayeyemi’s group, the banker most notably launched Ecobank’s Gabonese subsidiary.

Bank & Insurance

28/02/2020 at 17h17, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Microfinance: ACEP negotiating with Orange and Airtel in addition to restructuring

To speed up its growth across Africa, the microfinance specialist is consolidating its regional branches...

Bank & Insurance

25/02/2020 at 18h25, by Aurélie Benoit

Jim Ovia (Zenith Bank) focuses on SMEs with support from Africa’s lenders

The Nigerian tycoon’s bank should receive a $200 million investment package to finance the country’s...

Bank & Insurance

20/02/2020 at 18h15, by Jeune Afrique Business+

After BOA, Banque Populaire and CIH Bank, Société Générale Maroc has its sights set on real-estate investments with Nema Capital

The French bank’s Moroccan subsidiary is following the lead of its three competitors by entrusting Yamed...


13/02/2020 at 18h51, by Aurélie Benoit

Tony O. Elumelu promotes Owen Omogiafo to the helm of Transcorp

Owen Omogiafo

The woman who oversaw operations at the Nigerian businessman’s foundation now heads the industrial holding...

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