African Development Bank appoints first ETF manager

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has appointed MCB Investment Management (MCBIM), as fund manager for its first multi-jurisdictional fixed income exchange traded fund (ETF) in Africa. The board of directors of the AfDB has also approved a seed equity capital investment of $25m for the ADBF....

12 Dec 2016

Launch of BayHill Capital

The Peregrine Holdings Group has introduced new investment firm, BayHill Capital. Stemming out of the private client division of Cannon Asset Managers the private client share portfolio business can customise the shares it purchases on a client-by-client basis. BayHill has created the Co-Pilot...

5 Feb 2016

StratLink Africa release market update report
StratLink Africa release market update report

StratLink Africa, a market research and consultancy firm based in Nairobi, Kenya have released a market update report on the following countries: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Nigeria and Ghana. Download Africa Market Update June 2014 [pdf]....

12 Jun 2014

Finance Ministry warns of fake Twitter account

The Ministry of Finance on Monday warned the public that a Twitter account, set up in the name of newly appointed Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, is a counterfeit. "The Twitter account with the handle @NhlanhlaNeneZA is counterfeit," said the ministry. Minister of Finance Nene does not have an...

26 May 2014

2014 Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry deadline extended

The Print and Digital Media South Africa (PDMSA) has announced that the 2014 Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry submission deadline has been extended to Friday, 21 February 2014. For competition details and to access the press kit, visit www.pdmsa.org.za or contact Malesedi on...

18 Feb 2014

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