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Work starts on African exchanges linkage project

Africa’s stock exchanges, regulators, central banks, stockbrokers and clearing systems are working together on the African Exchanges Linkage Project (AELP), set to create trading and information links between the 7 leading securities exchanges. Participating exchanges at the first capital markets stakeholders’ roundtable were the West African regional exchange Bourse Regionale Valeures Mobilieres (BRVM), Casablanca Stock […]

Wishing all readers a prosperous, successful and very happy 2014

Thanks for all the support and interest from our loyal readers. Together we hope to support and promote 2014 as a GREAT YEAR for Africa and for its capital markets and securities exchanges. May you all have an efficient, liquid, safe and joyous New Year’s eve tonight and best wishes for prosperity, booming markets and […]

Safeguarding investments – custody banks spur growth of African capital markets

Giant inflows of investment capital to the African markets is spurring an increase in the banks offering custody services, but global players are held back by differences in infrastructure and legal structures and practice.