Equities, bonds have ‘Dramatic difference’ in pricing trade war: Athey
08 September 2019 | 11:15 am
James Athey, senior investment manager at Aberdeen Standard Investments, discusses how bond and equity markets are pricing in trade tension and examines all-time lows in 10-Year yields across Europe. He speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
11 Sep 2019
Pierce Brosnan on James Bond, his childhood in Ireland and his environmental activism
13 Oct 2019
Traders say they expect Nigeria’s bond market to remain relatively weak as offshore investors remain on the side-lines. To discuss this and other activities in Nigeria’s money markets, Bukky Aregbesola, Head of Fixed Income at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa.
24 Oct 2019
Traders expect the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to conduct an Open Market Operations (OMO) Auction this week due to anticipated inflows. To discuss this and for a focus on Nigeria’s money market, Nnamdi Nwizu, Co-Managing Partner at Comercio Partners joins CNBC Africa.
10 Nov 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) sold 363 billion Naira in Thursday’s Open Market Operations (OMO) Auction out of N447 billion subscription. Nifemi Adeniyi – Team lead of liquidity Management at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for a focus on Nigeria’s fixed income and Forex market.
26 Nov 2019
Nigeria’s Debt Management Office will conduct its November bond auction today – Forex Trader at Access Bank, Ajoke Adepoju joins CNBC Africa to discuss what to expect.
21 Nov 2019
As we await today's bond auction results. Currency Trader at UBA, Deinma Iyagba joins CNBC Africa to review trading activity.
19 Jan 2020
The next James Bond will not be a woman, the movies producer said in an interview, as speculation mounts about who could replace Daniel Craig as the legendary 007.
8 Feb 2020
Nigeria’s Debt Management Office says foreign investors cut their participation in Nigerian government bond auctions last year, buying just 4.39 of all bonds issued compared with 10.99 per cent bought in 2018. Ifueko Olotu, Team Lead, Treasury Coverage at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
12 Feb 2020
Thanks to an innovative concept, a swivel pickup inspired by James Bond which allows musicians to swith styles and, therefore, use just one guitar instead of several, a small electric guitar company from the Allier region of France is taking the American market by storm. Rock bands Guns N'Roses and ZZ Top are already fans of Wild Customs guitars, which employs just five people.
30 Mar 2020
Bankole Odusanya, Head of Fixed Income Trading at United Bank for Africa (UBA) joins CNBC Africa to discuss investors’ response to bond auction by Nigeria’s Debt Management Office.
6 Apr 2020
DC residents join a global "teddy bear hunt" aimed at bonding communities despite the coronavirus confinement, by placing teddy bears in their windows for children and adults to spot during their rare outings outside.
16 Apr 2020
Traders say Nigeria’s April bond auction may not hold on the back of Nigeria's 14-day lockdown but adds that the Debt Management Office would keep paying this month’s coupons. Bankole Odusanya, Head of Fixed Income trading at UBA joins CNBC Africa for this discussion.
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The government in Berlin wants to reduce dependence on the country’s most important trading partner. But German businesses are not convinced.
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Her vibrant colours, floral hair-dos and striking jewellery have made Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's style as famous as her paintings. A new exhibition at the Galliera fashion museum in Paris is exploring the artist's identity through some of the objects stored at her famous "Casa Azul" in Mexico City. Clothes, makeup and personal correspondence give us an insight into a woman who was ahead of her time.
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A religious party in Pakistan has filed a petition against a law that protects the rights of transgender people. Opponents say the legislation could act as a gateway to enable same-sex marriage.
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In this edition we look back at a terrible shipwreck with a death toll even heavier than the Titanic. On September 26, 2002, the Joola disaster claimed at least 1,800 lives. The ferry was sailing between the Senegalese province of Casamance and the capital Dakar. In
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Ukraine launched a major counter-offensive in the Kharkiv region on September 6. This operation surprised Russia and led to the withdrawal of Russian soldiers from several strategic cities in eastern Ukraine, such as Izium. Our reporters Gulliver Cragg and Gwendoline Debono met with Ukrainian soldiers who took part in the counter-offensive and spoke to two of the operational commanders.