Barton Heyman

September 18, 2017

World News: Google launches digital payments service in India

Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday launched a localized payments app for India as it tries to gain a foothold in the country’s rapidly-growing digital payments space. […]
September 18, 2017

Africa Update: Growth of e-commerce gives rise to sophisticated African digital consumer

After scouring the store for a new pair of sneakers, Paballo Molahlehi finally lands on the one that catches her attention. She stares at it excitedly, […]
September 18, 2017

Nigeria Update: Oil rises to approximately $56 on rising refinery demand

Oil markets were firm on Monday and remained near multi-month highs reached late last week as the number of U.S. rigs drilling for new production fell […]
September 18, 2017

Nigeria Update: Nigeria markets $280 million sovereign sukuk

Financial investors across the country have commended the federal government over the N100 billion Sukuk, non-interest, unveiled by the Debt Management Office (DMO), in a nationwide […]