Barton Heyman

October 4, 2017

Africa Update: South African regulator to fast-track KPMG investigation

South Africa’s audit regulator will fast-track an investigation into global auditor KPMG over work done for business friends of President Jacob Zuma, the regulator’s chief executive […]
October 4, 2017

Africa Update: AfDB to decide fate of $296MN Ivorian Airbus purchase

The African Development Bank [AFDB.UL] is expected on Wednesday to decide the fate of a $296 million financing package for Ivory Coast national airline Air Cote […]
October 4, 2017

Nigeria Update: CBN boosts forex market with $195 million

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has strengthened the foreign exchange (forex) market with $195 million in continuation of efforts to boost liquidity in the country. […]
October 4, 2017

Nigeria Update: Stock market reopens bearish, indices down by N45 billion

After the one day holiday declared by Federal Government to commemorate the Independence Day celebration on Monday, equity transactions re-opened for the first trading day of […]