Financial Services

December 7, 2018

World Update: Asian markets tentatively higher at end of volatile week

Hong Kong – Asian investors battled to finish a volatile week with some stability on Friday as they weigh the outlook for China-US trade talks and […]
December 7, 2018

Africa Update: CS Henry Rotich welcomes NIC and Commercial Bank of Africa merger talks

NAIROBI, KENYA: National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich said on Friday that he welcomed merger talks between NIC Bank and Commercial Bank of Africa as it […]
December 6, 2018

World Update: World Bank promises $200 bn in 2021-25 climate cash

The World Bank on Monday unveiled $200 billion in climate action investment for 2021-25, adding this amounts to a doubling of its current five-year funding. The […]
October 26, 2018

Nigeria Update: GTBank records N142 billion profit in Q3

Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) Plc has announced a profit of N142.22 billion for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018. This was contained in the bank’s […]