Barton Heyman

October 24, 2017

Nigeria Update: Experts opt for local currency deals in infrastructure financing

Capital market stakeholders have renewed call for government to accelerate economic growth through mobilisation of domestic currency financing for infrastructure and other capital projects from the […]
October 23, 2017

World Update: Global stock of investable commercial real estate hits $27.5tn

A recent investigation by CBRE has found that the global stock of investable commercial real estate assets to be worth $27.5tn. The report also found that […]
October 23, 2017

Africa Update: UK to invest $4 billion in Africa with focus on Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal

The Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC), UK’s finance development institution, plans to spend a little more than $4 billion in Africa over the next five years, in the […]
October 23, 2017

Africa Update: Shilling drops to two-month low as political impasse deepens (Kenya)

The Kenyan shilling fell on Thursday to a two-month low as demand for dollars spiked on the back of increased uncertainty over the fate of a […]