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African FX volatility muted, SA seen hiking rates by 25bps next week

In the commodity market, gold bears were put to the sword overnight as a weaker dollar and geopolitical tensions around Ukraine boosted the metals safe haven appeal. A report from the Ghana Statistical Service showed that producer inflation in the mi...
ETM Analytics Kieran
Kieran Siney @ ETM Analytics 20 January 2022

ETM's FX risk barometer points to more tough times for the Ghanaian Cedi

The spotlight remains on oil this morning. Morocco: Data from Morocco’s central banked showed that the country’s foreign exchange reserves rose to $37.05bn by January 7, a 6.8% rise on a year-on-year basis. In a report published on Monday, global cre...
ETM Analytics Kieran
Kieran Siney @ ETM Analytics 18 January 2022

Nigerian banks are pushing into fintech and digitalisation to survive

The diversified financial holding company, Stanbic IBTC, recently announced plans to build a fintech subsidiary, subject to regulatory approvals. In terms of push factors, regulatory hurdles associated with traditional banking have contributed signif...
Tellimer Research Busola
Busola Jeje @ Tellimer Research 18 January 2022
Nigerian banks are pushing into fintech and digitalisation to survive
Nigerian banks are pushing into fintech and digitalisation to survive
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Pan-African payment system launches to support the AfCFTA

Roughly one year after the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) came into effect, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the AfCFTA Secretariat commercially launched a pan-African payment and settlement system (PAPSS) for intra-Afri...
Tellimer Research Busola
Busola Jeje @ Tellimer Research 17 January 2022
Pan-African payment system launches to support the AfCFTA
Pan-African payment system launches to support the AfCFTA

Dangote Cement: Share buyback announcement underwhelms; retain Hold

Dangote Cement (Dangcem) announced the commencement of the second tranche of its share buyback programme on 12 January. In line with SEC requirements, the deadline for the first tranche was set for January 2021. This translates to a maximum purchase ...
Tellimer Research Janet
Janet Ogunkoya @ Tellimer Research 14 January 2022

Nigeria lifts Twitter ban as 2023 election approaches

Nigeria's government has finally lifted the ban it placed on Twitter seven months ago. In this report, we highlight the unlikely winners from the ban and the importance of the timing of the reversal. Although many people, companies and government org...
Tellimer Research Ayobami
Ayobami Omole @ Tellimer Research 14 January 2022
Nigeria lifts Twitter ban as 2023 election approaches
Nigeria lifts Twitter ban as 2023 election approaches