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03/12/2019 at 15h06, by Aurélie Benoit

Citi’s CEO Nigeria at the head of the new Sub-Saharan Africa cluster

After almost two decades at the U.S. bank, Nigeria’s Akin Dawodu has been appointed CEO of Citi’s Sub-Saharan...


26/11/2019 at 17h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

FirstRand in the spotlight after the withdrawal of RMB (34%) and Remgro (3.9%)

The largest shareholder in the South African financial group is planning to sell its assets and divest...


25/11/2019 at 14h08, by Valentin Grille

BHCI buy-out: Westbridge considering taking action against the Côte d’Ivoire government

The Canadian firm, which accuses Côte d’Ivoire’s ministry of finance of interfering it its takeover of...


19/11/2019 at 16h53, by Aurélie Benoit

Kamal Mokdad (BCP) “goes green” thanks to the EBRD and the Green Climate Fund

The two institutions are seeking to grant loans to help the country’s second largest bank contribute...


13/11/2019 at 16h44, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Nigeria: Visa to clinch its entry into the capital of Interswitch (Mitchell Elegbe, Helios, TA Associates, IFC) by early 2020

The investment gives the Nigerian electronic payments company a market capitalisation of $1bn. It is...


12/11/2019 at 17h07, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Medef conducting a low-key campaign with the EIB in Africa

The Africa committee of the French employers’ federation is pushing for French companies to get a larger...


12/11/2019 at 17h06, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Wafa Assurance gains its licence in Egypt

Wafa Assurance is to open its new subsidiary in Egypt early next year. It will start out with life insurance...


08/11/2019 at 14h10, by Tarik Bargal

Political uncertainty and sterling volatility force Afreximbank to postpone its listing

Fewer than two weeks after confirming its intention to list on the London Stock Exchange, the African...


07/11/2019 at 17h52, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Banker Dramane Bazie at the helm of the Burkina Faso subsidiary of Cofina (Jean Luc Konan)

The rapidly expanding financial group founded by Ivorian Jean-Luc Konan has appointed banker Dramane...


06/11/2019 at 17h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Atlantic Financial (Koné Dossongui) and Lilium Capital (Simon Tiemtoré) still in the running for the takeover of BNP Paribas subsidiaries

Although BNP Paribas has still not confirmed the identity of the potential buyers of its subsidiaries...


05/11/2019 at 17h10, by Jeune Afrique Business+


31/10/2019 at 16h51, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mohamed Brigui (CIL) and Ahmed Abdelkefi (TLF) obtain €27 million from Proparco

This amount will help to finance over 2,000 SMEs in Tunisia and allows the French agency to play a greater...

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