Barton Heyman

August 31, 2017

Africa Update: Ghana Universal Banking Q3 2017

The licensing of several new universal banks in Ghana over the second quarter of 2017 brings greater competition to the country’s crowded market, although a hike […]
August 31, 2017

News Update: Nigeria Hotel Construction Q3 2017

Low levels of foreign visitors, high overhead costs and a recent recession have not prevented hotel investors from expanding their footprint in Nigeria, with a number […]
August 31, 2017

Africa Update: Ethiopia Sugar Production Q3 2017

Foreign interest in Ethiopia’s sugar industry is increasing, as are plans for new state-owned refineries, but the sector continues to grapple with operational challenges. In March […]
August 29, 2017

News Update: Lagos disburses N4.5b to 5,527 SMEs

Lagos State government has, through the State Employment Trust Fund, approved N4.5billion for 5,527 Medium Small Manufacturing Enterprises (MSMEs) in the last one year, the state […]