30 Jun 2019
FSDH Merchant Bank says the Central Bank of Nigeria should continue to restrict access to foreign exchange for the importation of items that can be locally produced produce and should work at unifying the multiple exchange rate regime in the country. Ayodele Akinwunmi, Head of Research at FSDH Merchant Bank joins CNBC Africa to breakdown this report.
15 Jun 2019
Funding is available for projects in Africa but there are not enough ready deals to receive it. This is according to Admassu Tadesse, President and CEO of the Trade and Development Bank joined CNBC Africa’s Godfrey Mutizwa to discuss this and more.
11 Jun 2019
Nigeria’s headline Purchasing Managers Index for the month of May came in at 52.9 points below the previous month's reading of 55.5 although the rate of output price inflation softened in the period. This is according to Stanbic IBTC's PMI report. Gbolahan Taiwo, Regional Economist for West Africa at Stanbic IBTC joins CNBC Africa for this discussion.
8 Jun 2019
Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics says non-performing loans in Nigeria’s banking sector was at 10.83 per cent in the first quarter of the year. Muyiwa Oni, Regional Head of Equity Research at Standard Bank Group joins CNBC Africa for more.
4 Jun 2019
Coronation Merchant Bank says the established market share of the principal listed companies in the food and Home and Personal Care Industry in Nigeria are being eroded and appears to have shifted from the large listed players to a number of low-cost, low-price point competitors and entrants. Guy Czartoryski, Head of Research at Coronation Merchant Bank joins CNBC Africa for this discussion.
11 May 2019
Business Owners want Micro-Finance banks' support.
4 May 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria says it plans to set up a Collateral Management Regime aimed at regulating the activities of Fintechs and other technology start-ups operating in the country. Uzoma Dozie, Partner at Black Knights joins CNBC Africa to discuss this story.
28 Apr 2019
First quarter earnings have begun trickling into the Nigerian market and the banks are leading the pack. Off the back of the results, Chinonye Nnewuihe, Senior Analyst at Meristem Securities joins CNBC Africa to assess the health of Nigeria’s banking sector in the first quarter of the year.
1 Apr 2019
Kathy Jones, chief fixed-income strategist at Charles Schwab, Anastasia Amoroso, global investment strategist at JPMorgan Private Bank, and Greg Peters, senior portfolio manager at PGIM Fixed Income, examine the U.S. February jobs report.
31 Mar 2019
I&M Bank Rwanda recorded profit after tax of Rwf 7.5billion for the year ended December 2018, an increase of 15 per cent year-on-year.
16 Feb 2019
Mixed reactions have trailed the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria and Bankers’ Committee to set up a National Microfinance Bank Rogers Nwoke, President of the National Association of Microfinance Bank joins CNBC Africa to share his perspective on this.