Latest News for: African private bank


Singh, Summers flag financing concerns

Hindustan Times 22 Apr 2024
The stocktaking by Summers-Singh led IEG also indicates that the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is “pursuing mutual recognition of standards between MDBs”; the African Development Bank has ...

300 Million Africans to Get Access to Electricity by 2030

Foroyaa 19 Apr 2024
We will need policy action from governments, financing from multilateral development banks, and private sector investment to see this through.

World Bank, ADB to provide power to 300 mln people in Africa

Kuna 17 Apr 2024
WASHINGTON, April 17 (KUNA) -- The World Bank Group and African Development Bank Group are partnering on an ambitious effort to provide at least 300 million people in Africa with electricity access by 2030.

The Islamic Development Bank (Isdb) Group Private Sector Institutions To Host The Private Sector Forum, ...

MENA FN 17 Apr 2024
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) Download logo The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group's ( ) private sector institutions, including the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment ... .

African Development Bank signs $75 million loan agreement to boost Indorama’s fertilizer production

Business Ghana 02 Apr 2024
The African Development Bank’s loan follows a strategy to support investment in private sector development to promote the growth of the real sector ... Distributed by APO Group on behalf of African Development Bank Group (AfDB).

Verdant Capital wins joint 2nd in both the Pan-Africa and East Africa Regions at the ...

Capital Ethiopia 02 Apr 2024
The firm won Best Independent Advisory Firm – pan-Africa and Best Advisory Firm to Private Equity ... Verdant Capital is a leading investment manager and investment bank specialising in the private capital markets and operating on a pan-African basis.

The De-Listing of South Africa Inc

Independent online (SA) 28 Mar 2024
... infrastructure and logistics sector, it predicts a 1.6% growth in GDP? The privately-owned South African Reserve Bank (SARB) was less optimistic about the Minister’s budget predictions at 1.2% growth.

Ecobank Group signs United Nations (UN) Women’s Empowerment Principles

Capital Ethiopia 25 Mar 2024
Ecobank (, the pan-African banking group, has become an official signatory of the ... Ecobank Group is the leading private pan-African banking group with unrivalled African expertise.

RIP: former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste pays the ultimate price

Independent online (SA) 22 Mar 2024
... at a private hospital.”. Attempts to get comment from the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) and the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) were unsuccessful yesterday by the time of going to print.

African Development Bank co-organises conference on Environmental Financing for Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Development conference

Capital Ethiopia 21 Mar 2024
... Guinee, Portugal and Brazil, civil society, financial institutions, private investors, international experts, and senior representatives of the African Development Bank and the United Nations.

Access Bank Seals Deal with KCB Group for Acquisition of National Bank of Kenya

This Day 21 Mar 2024
... acquisition of majority equity stake in African Banking Corporation (Tanzania) Limited (BancABC Tanzania) and Standard Chartered Bank’s Consumer, Private & Business Banking business in Tanzania.

Access Bank Acquires National Bank of Kenya in Landmark East African Deal

This Day 20 Mar 2024
... of majority equity stake in African Banking Corporation (Tanzania) Limited (“BancABC Tanzania”), and Standard Chartered Bank’s Consumer, Private & Business Banking business in Tanzania.

South African Media Outlet Files Complaint Over Op-Ed

Voa News 20 Mar 2024
Maughan regularly reports on court cases involving Iqbal Survé, the chair of Sekunjalo, a South African private equity company. Survé is in court fighting the decisions by several major banks to close ...

Experts meet in Kenya to boost climate finance in Africa 19 Mar 2024
The first Climate Change Global Business Summit on Africa brought together more than 200 participants from the United Nations, the African Development Bank (AfDB), and senior government and private ...

Investors to Commit over $80m to Osun Infrastructures,  Domestic Gas Projects

This Day 07 Mar 2024
We propose mutually beneficial public-private partnership ... “Our principal financial partner is the African Development Bank ... “We have a very good relationship with our banks and investors.