Blog entries from: African Capital Markets News

News and developments on African capital markets, includes: African securities, African stock exchanges/stock markets, African equities, African bonds, African private equity/venture capital, and African social impact investment

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April 21 2014

From African Capital Markets News Mon Apr 21 2014, 04:00:40

An international panel of securities exchange experts has set up a task force to help securities exchanges raise capital for small and medium-size enterprises (SME), including the possibility of establishing a specialized SME exchange.

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April 9 2014

From African Capital Markets News Wed Apr 9 2014, 04:30:32

The battle for stock exchange technology in Africa heats as Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange switches its trading, clearing and settlement to South Africa's Securities and Trading Technology (STT).

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April 8 2014

From African Capital Markets News Tue Apr 8 2014, 15:50:00

The Algiers Stock Exchange (SGBV) is working with Euronext Paris to boost the market through cooperation under a recent Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

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April 4 2014

From African Capital Markets News Fri Apr 4 2014, 04:38:38

An intriguing article just published by The Africa Report highlights the potential of the East African region, where the economy is forecast to grow 18-fold to $3.5 trn by 2050, and the growing links, self-determination, infrastructure and risks.

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March 28 2014

From African Capital Markets News Fri Mar 28 2014, 19:55:33

Kenya has invited Ethiopian companies to list on the Nairobi Securities Exchange in a ground-breaking move that would let them raise capital and trade their shares

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March 14 2014

From African Capital Markets News Fri Mar 14 2014, 18:30:45

A public-private partnership consortium, including the Government of Ghana (as minority), local and international investors, aim to finalize fund-raising for a new Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX) during April and to build the exchange within 12 months.

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From African Capital Markets News Fri Mar 14 2014, 17:08:05

The Nigerian Government plans to privatize the Abuja Securities and Commodities Exchange by mid-2014, according to Arunma Oteh, Director General of Nigeria's Securities and Exchange Commission.

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February 27 2014

From African Capital Markets News Thu Feb 27 2014, 07:00:47

Two leading securities exchange experts are offering a free masterclass in funding sources for capital markets development in New York on 9-10 April. They will overview funding sources and how to apply for projects for securities exchanges, securities regulators and clearing and settlement.

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February 6 2014

From African Capital Markets News Thu Feb 6 2014, 07:04:29

Tanzania is planning to issue a first Eurobond of up to $1 billion, but the issue could be delayed until after June, according to Reuters.

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January 31 2014

From African Capital Markets News Fri Jan 31 2014, 04:02:21

Three new initial public offer (IPO) share flotations with a total value of over $300m are planned for the Egyptian Exchange this year, says bank EFG Hermes.

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