Barton Heyman

September 20, 2017

World Update: US stocks open mixed as markets await latest Fed decision

U.S. existing home sales fell 1.7 percent month on month to a 5.35 million unit rate in August. Below the expectations of 0.2 percent growth to […]
September 20, 2017

Nigeria Update: NSE’s All-share index down by 0.07 per cent

Profit-taking leading to price losses outweighed gains from transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), which continued on a downward note yesterday, causing […]
September 20, 2017

Africa Update: Confidence among firms listed on Nairobi Securities Exchange may hit 10-year low (Kenya)

Confidence among companies listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) may hit a 10-year low this year on dimmed near-term economic prospects, a new report suggested, […]
September 20, 2017

Africa Update: IFC mulls commitment to Partech’s $120 million Africa fund

The IFC‘s board is set to review a potential €15 million commitment to Partech Ventures’ Africa fund. In May, another development finance institution, the European Investment […]