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STOCK MARKETS

Centum Investment receives CMA approval to offer and list a ksh. 6 billion bond

Centum Investment Company Limited has received Capital Markets Authority (CMA) approval for the public listing of Kenya Shilling Six Billion through the issuance of fixed rate and equity linked notes on the Fixed Income Securities Market Segments…

Botswana’s Choppies to list on JSE

THE JSE will get another African boost when Botswana grocery retailer Choppies Enterprises lists on the main board at the end of this month.

Ghana: Meridian-Marshalls launches IPO to raise GH¢2.5m

May 06, 2015 Ghana Stock Exchange
The Meridian-Marshalls Holdings Company (MMH) intends to raise GHC2.5 million from the Ghana Alternative Market (GAX) on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE).

Dangote to list on London Stock Exchange next year

April 30, 2015 Nigerian Stock Exchange
Dangote Group's CEO, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has said his company would be ready to list on the London Stock Exchange by next year.

BRVM Investment Days: West Africa’s financial centre comes closer to the London Stock Exchange

April 29, 2015 BRVM
The regional stock exchange for the eight countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) and many West-African companies have met investors from the London Stock Exchange.

Turnover On Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Falls 22 Percent in Q1

April 28, 2015 Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
THE value of shares traded on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange fell by 22,2 percent in the first quarter of this year compared to the same quarter last year as liquidity tightened.

BUSINESS

Moody's: Broadly stable outlook for Sub-Saharan African sovereign credit quality despite global headwinds

May 19, 2015 Africa
The credit quality of sovereigns in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) over the next 12-18 months will be supported by strong infrastructure investment, structural reforms and competitiveness gains from currency depreciation, says Moody's Investors Service in…

Nigeria, South africa, Kenya, Plan More ETF Cross-Listings

May 19, 2015 Africa
Nigeria, South Africa, and Kenya are planning to cross-list more exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on their stock markets to boost liquidity of the securities, Tamsin Freemantle, business development manager of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has…

Fitch Affirms Namibia's Investment-Grade Credit Rating

May 19, 2015 Namibia
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Namibia's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'BBB-' and 'BBB', respectively. The Outlooks are Stable. The issue ratings on Namibia's senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds have…

Fitch Downgrades Gabon to 'B+', Outlook Stable

May 19, 2015 Gabon
Fitch Ratings has downgraded Gabon's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to 'B+' from 'BB-'. The Outlook is Stable. The issue ratings on Gabon's senior unsecured foreign currency bonds have also been downgraded to 'B+'…

IMF and World Bank Announce US$1.1 billion Debt Relief for Chad

April 29, 2015 Chad
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank’s International Development Association (IDA) have decided to support US$1.1 billion in total debt relief for Chad, of which US$1.0 billion is expected to be delivered by multilateral…

Angola maintains rate as inflation rises further

April 28, 2015 Angola
Angola's central bank maintained its benchmark Basic Interest Rate (BNA) at 9.25 percent, citing an increase in inflation, a depreciation of the kwanza's exchange rate and an annual increase of 13.2 percent in the stock of credit to the economy.

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