Ordinary investors offer $50 billion for BTS label shares
Ordinary South Koreans rushed to pour more than $50 billion into the initial public offering for the management agency of K-pop sensation BTS.
16 doctors died, 1,031 exposed treating patients -NARD, Halep wins Italian Open and more
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday.
What the move to regulate Nigeria’s digital assets space means for investors
Nigeria's major capital market regulator has put out guidelines on how the investing community in Nigeria should classify cryptocurrencies and digital assets. The Securities and Exchange Commission also gave a three-month ultimatum for already existing digital assets to register their offerings. Chuta Chimezie, Founder and Coordinator, Blockchain User Group and Sam Chidoka, MD and CEO of Kairos Capital joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for this discussion.
Covid-19: 145 vaccines now in development with 34 in human trials already, Adidas unveils Man U jersey ad featuring DJ Cuppy and more
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Wednesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Wednesday.
40 Nigerian health workers test positive for coronavirus, COVID-19 vaccine trial on humans begins in UK
Here is why you should pick a copy of The Guardian on Friday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Friday.
Tech Cabal Townhall: Emerging tech
Tech Cabal Townhall: Emerging Tech convenes entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers and corporate organizations including telcos and financial institutions to examine how businesses, individuals and countries across the continent can maximize the benefits of emerging technologies, specifically AI and Blockchain.
Buhari lights ‘Torch of Unity’ to flag-off National sports festival
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja, called on private sector investors to join hands with the government in youth and sports development in the country.
Saudi Arabia opens to foreign investors, relaxes tourist rules
Saudi Arabia threw open its doors on Friday to foreign tourists when she launched a new visa regime for 49 countries and appealed to foreign investors to invest in a sector it hopes should contribute 10% of gross domestic product by 2030.
The initial performance of Prosus
Just last week, investors piled into the newly listed internet unit from South Africa's Naspers. Shares of its subsidiary Prosus initially jumped--as much as 32 percent above its reference point before declining. Prosus holds assets that include a lucrative stake in China's Tencent Holdings. Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs caught up with Naspers and Prosus CEO Bob Van Dijk to discuss what he sees in Prosus that investors might be missing.
Bitcoin Weakens, But Still Strongest Among Crypto Assets, Says Galaxy Founder Novogratz
As investors flock to gold amid market volatility, digital gold, Bitcoin, has been underperforming. Michael Novogratz, founder, CEO and chairman at Galaxy Digital, joins BNN Bloomberg to weigh in and to provide his outlook for the cryptocurrency industry.