MTN Nigeria listing: Experts speak out
Ahead of MTN Nigeria’s planned listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, CNBC Africa’s Debbie Movoria spoke to some analysts on their expectations of the listing on the country’s capital market.
Fishermen and market
Somali fishermen pull fish off boats to market where men slice fish into fillets.
Market Watch: Assessing Ghana’s tax collection strategy
Ghana’s equities market has lost 6.9 per cent so far this year. Meanwhile, Ghana Revenue Authority says it’s confident of achieving its 45 billion cedi tax target for the year. Emmanuel Zewu, Analyst at Groupe Nduom joins CNBC Africa to review trade at the Ghana Stock Exchange and assess Ghana’s tax collection strategy.
Mile 12: The food basket of Lagos
There is a good reason why the Mile 12 Market is the food basket of Lagos. Mile 12 is arguably the most common name on the lips of many when it comes to food items in Lagos and its environs. And even with the threat by the Lagos State Government to relocate it, trading in this busy market continues to boom.
China's $13 Trillion domestic bond market to be added to global benchmarks
The near-$13 trillion Chinese domestic bond market, on course to overtake Japan as the world’s No. 2, will see some of its securities included in benchmark global indexes for the first time, starting next week. The fresh impetus comes from the phased inclusion of Chinese sovereign bonds and debt sold by three key state-owned policy banks into the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Index.
Understanding sexual harassment in Nigerian markets
The strategy of upselling to potential customers in Nigerian markets has over the past few decades denigrated to an on slew of sexual slurs and derogatory slang directed towards women.
Chinese movies on the rise
China's film market overtook the U.S. as the largest movie market for the first time in years. China's box office receipts has made $8 billion in 2018 by making $3.14 billion in the first quarter of the year, surpassing the entirety of China’s 2017 receipts.
Traders welcome new age of volatility
Traders and money management experts discuss the new age of volatility in the markets.