GMRI Finance Zimbabwe snaps up local micro-financier

Investment and advisory firm, GMRI Finance, has acquired a 100% shareholding in a local micro-financier, as it spreads its wings, …

DFCU Bank Takes Over Crane Bank Uganda

Bank of Uganda governor, Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile has confirmed the official take over of Crane bank by DFCU bank The …

Kansai Paint to buy Ugandan company Sadolin

Japanese company seeks to bolster presence in Africa’s growing market Kansai Paint aims to enlarge its footprint in the expanding …

Sanlam To Acquire 53% Stake in Brightrock For Maximum 707m Rand

Sanlam has clinched the first major deal on home soil in a while, agreeing to acquire a majority stake in …

Agro impact Fund for Uganda launched with €12m commitments

The European Union (EU), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) have jointly …

Evolution One Fund exits four renewable energy assets

Inspired Evolution, a South African clean energy and resource efficiency specialised fund manager, has exited a number of its renewable …

MMI Holdings Enters Uganda’s Insurance Market

South Africa-based insurance company, Metropolitan & Momentum International (MMI Holdings Limited) has entered the Ugandan insurance market with its subsidiary …

Mediclinic to Buy Majority Stake in Life Path Health

Acquisition subject to fulfilment of suspensive conditions, including approval by competition authorities, Mediclinic says in e-mailed statement. * NOTE: Life …

Guinness Nigeria set to launch $127 mln rights issue

Guinness Nigeria said on Monday it was seeking shareholder approval for a share issue to raise 40 billion naira ($127 …

Off-grid solar company d.light raises 10.5mln in equity and grants

Solar lighting and power products company d.light has raised $10.5 million in equity and grants from Norfund, Beyond the Grid …

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http://www.financialafrik.com/2014/12/30/les-100-qui-ont-fait-bouger-lafrique-en-2014/

http://www.financialafrik.com/2014/12/30/les-100-qui-ont-fait-bouger-lafrique-en-2014/

Banques centrales africaines : opportunités à saisir

http://www.lesafriques.com/special-banque-/banques-centrales-africaines-opportunites-a-saisir-2.html?Itemid=308?articleid=30092

High Level Roundtable on Africa and new Global Finance-May 2015

http://liquidafrica.com/ecss/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/High-Level-Roundtable-on-Africa-and-new-Global-Finance-May-2015.pdf

May 2015

Numéro 5 : Les marchés financiers en Afrique : véritable outil de développement ?

http://www.proparco.fr/Accueil_PROPARCO/Publications-Proparco/secteur-prive-et-developpement/Authors/Issue-5-authors/cyrille-nkontchou

June 2013

Cyrille Nkontchou, un futur baron de l’agrobusiness

http://www.jeuneafrique.com/184408/archives-thematique/cyrille-nkontchou-un-futur-baron-de-l-agrobusiness/

Jeune Afrique, 20 September 2010