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29/09/2022 at 16h09, by Africa Business+

IFC ready to disburse $150 million to FirstRand Bank

This senior loan from the private arm of the World Bank to the South African bank is aimed at supporting...


27/09/2022 at 15h28, by Africa Business+

Côte d’Ivoire’s BNI/CNPS/CDC/CGRAE consortium to complete takeover of Bicici in Paris

The outcome of the sale of the Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l’Industrie de Côte d’Ivoire...


23/09/2022 at 14h27, by Joël Té-Léssia Assoko

NSIA Banque Côte d’Ivoire : Léonce Yacé’s staff reappointed for a new term

In office for five years, the Ivorian banker has three more years to implement his strategic plan with...


20/09/2022 at 16h16, by Africa Business+

Bank of Mali: Game of musical chairs with Ouagadougou and Bissau 

According to Africa Business+ sources, Karim Bagayoko, until now at the helm of the Banque de l’Union-Burkina...


19/09/2022 at 22h24, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Sanlam Pan-Africa’s top executive

Africa Business+ delivers details about top management at the general insurance subsidiary of Sanlam,...


19/09/2022 at 22h12, by Africa Business+

Pierre Bérégovoy is the new CEO of BNP Paribas in Algeria

Aged 59, the new CEO has spent his entire career spanning nearly 37 years at the French bank BNP Parisbas....


16/09/2022 at 07h49, by Africa Business+

Dieudonné Evou Mekou recalls former colleague to join him at head of BDEAC

The new president of the banking institution has drawn from his former BEAC team to staff his cabinet.

Bank & Insurance

14/09/2022 at 20h31, by Africa Business+

NSIA : tensions between minority shareholders National Bank of Canada and Amethis Africa Finance

The capital investor is seeking to exit Jean Kacou Diagou’s West African bancassurance group and is antagonising...


14/09/2022 at 20h24, by Africa Business+

Max-Alphée Djecketh appointed advisor to Léonce Yacé, CEO of NSIA Banque Côte d’Ivoire

More information on this change within the main banking subsidiary of the financial group of Jean Kacou...


14/09/2022 at 07h55, by Africa Business+

Samir Mezine, new Director General of BICIS (BNP Paribas) in Senegal

According to our sources, Samir Mezine is effectively taking over the management of BICIS, a subsidiary...


14/09/2022 at 07h46, by Africa Business+

Natixis and the African Development Bank set to finalise new union

The French institution, which is part of the BPCE group, is working on a new operation with the pan-African...


14/09/2022 at 07h44, by Africa Business+

Tunisia : Crédit Mutuel group’s shares in Astrée Assurances reclassified

The percentage of voting rights remains unchanged at 30%.

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