Saturday, 04 July 2015
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Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Sees 32 Percent Drop in Trading

July 03, 2015 Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange saw a 32 percent dip in trading in the first six months of the year, as most heavyweight stocks registered declines in volumes of trading.

Launch of the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange's Automated Trading System

July 03, 2015 Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
With effect from Friday 3 July 2015, the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange will launch an electronic market to replace the current manual call over which requires Stockbrokers to convene on each trading day to conduct business (buying and, or, selling of…

Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange Sets Off Plans to Go Public

The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) is expecting to present its shares to public, through primary offer and self-list on the bourse in a new drive to efficiently execute its mandates in line with its strategic objective.

Yetu Microfinance to list on Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange

YETU Microfinance is launching an Initial Public Offer (IPO) to raise 12.5bn/- as seed capital through sale of shares, thus making it set to become the first microfinance institution to list on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE).

Egyptian dairy maker Domty plans IPO early 2016

June 18, 2015 Egyptian Exchange
One of Egypt's top dairy makers, Arabian Food Industries Company (Domty), plans an initial public offering (IPO) on the Cairo bourse this year, or early in 2016, its vice chief executive said.

EFG Hermes Announces Entry into Leasing Services

June 18, 2015 Egyptian Exchange
EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the Arab world, announced today the launch of EFG Hermes Leasing, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the firm specializing in providing leasing services to large corporates and SMEs across Egypt. EFG Hermes…


Rwanda Stock Exchange: Crystal Telecom IPO Oversubscribed By 123 Percent

June 18, 2015 Rwanda
Crystal Telecom's initial public offering (IPO) has been oversubscribed by 123 per cent, according to a statement released by the firm.

MasterCard and Ecobank partner to accelerate electronic Payments in Africa

June 16, 2015 Africa
Leading pan-African banking group Ecobank Transnational Inc. yesterday signed a landmark multi-country agreement with global payments technology company MasterCard to bring MasterCard’s payment solutions to more than 32 sub-Saharan African markets.…

Standard & Poor's: Ratings On South Africa Affirmed; Outlook Stable

June 15, 2015 South Africa
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its long- and short-term foreign currency sovereign credit ratings on the Republic of South Africa at 'BBB-/A-3'. We also affirmed the 'BBB+/A-2' long- and short-term local currency ratings. The outlooks…

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…