Financial Services

October 12, 2018

World Update: Dubai to Launch Blockchain Payments with State Digital Currency ‘emCash’

Dubai residents will soon have the means to make payments for school fees, bills and other retail purchases with emCash, a state-developed blockchain-based digital currency. The […]
October 8, 2018

Nigeria Update: Operators fault government’s infrastructure financing involvement

Capital market operators have faulted government’s level of financial involvement in the provision of critical infrastructure, urging them to focus more on the formulation and implementation […]
October 8, 2018

Africa Update: South Africa’s net foreign reserves drop to $42.227 billion, what you need to know…

South Africa’s net foreign reserves fell to $42.227 billion in September from $42.35 billion in August, the Reserve Bank said on Friday. Gross reserves, however, rose […]
October 8, 2018

Nigeria Update: Uncertainty and Nigeria’s foreign reserves

Uncertainty is not a language of investment, rather, an enemy and speculative, says an economist, Uche Nwagbo. But in the last six months, uncertainty has rent […]