There was a great deal of interest among investors as the EU's first "green bonds" went on sale. The investments will go towards funding sustainable projects.
Britain's favorite superspy left his mark on Hollywood on Wednesday when Daniel Craig got a star on the Walk of Fame. The world's suavest action hero was immortalized -- appropriately -- outside 7007 Hollywood Boulevard, next to fellow Bond actor Roger Moore.
Spectators leaving a 7am screening of the new James Bond 'No Time To Die' at a cinema on London's Leicester square share their enthusiasm about the film, which has finally hit movie theatres after a 18 months delay due to Covid-19.
24 Nov 2020
Oil prices edged higher as drug maker Pfizer said the final result of its COVID-19 trial showed a 95 per cent efficacy and plans to apply for an emergency U.S authorization within days. Bankole Odusanya, Head of Fixed Income trading at UBA joins CNBC Africa for more.
21 Nov 2020
Traders say market players are reinvesting in Nigeria’s bond space owing to the low yields in the Treasury bills market. Tunde Adama, Head of Trading at CITI Nigeria joins CNBC Africa’s Esther Awoniyi to discuss the dynamics at play at Nigeria’s Fixed income and the forex market.
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.
31 Mar 2020
Traders say they expect activity at the bond market to pick up today, on the back of the unmet bids at Wednesday's bond auction as well as the improvement in liquidity. Oluwatosin Ayanfalu, Fixed Income Broker at Zedcrest Capital joins CNBC Africa to review today’s trading at Nigeria’s fixed Income and Forex market.
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.
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.
8 Sep 2019
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."
1 Sep 2019
Norway's wealth fund is eyeing a shift away from Europe in a move that could boost its U.S. stock investments by as much as $100 billion. Bloomberg Opinion columnist Brooke Sutherland and Bloomberg's Sonali Basak have the details on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." Sutherland's opinions are her own."
30 Aug 2019
Traders say subscription level for Nigeria’s August bond auction was evidently weak owing to low offshore interest in Nigerian yields. But do low Nigerian yields signal a positive entry point for potential long term investors? Seun Ameye, Fixed Income Trader at CITI Nigeria joins CNBC Africa for more.