Barton Heyman

October 10, 2017

World News: Most Asia markets climb despite softer Wall Street close; yuan strengthens

Most Asian shares closed higher on Tuesday as markets shrugged off the softer close on Wall Street. Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 0.64 percent, or 132.8 points, to close […]
October 10, 2017

Africa Update: Ghana’s borrowings from capital market to reach $16 billion by December

Government borrowings for the year would reach ¢72 billion by December, a release of the calendar covering the country’s borrowings through treasury bills and bonds for the last […]
October 10, 2017

Nigeria Update: Equities’ investors seek review of penalties on listed firms

Shareholders in the nation’s capital market have stressed the need for regulatory authorities to review penalties imposed on quoted companies to attract new listing into the […]
October 10, 2017

Africa Update: GroFin gets $10 million grant to fund agribusiness in East Africa

GroFin, a firm that provides financing for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), has received a Sh1 billion ($10 million) grant from the United States government […]