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Intra-African remittance market set to soar in 2020

As the ACFTA fuels easier intra-continental movement, money transfer company WorldRemit predicts that 2020 will see increased intra-African remittances.
Kibo Energy

Local RSA bank secures MIGA guarantees in seven SSA countries

MIGA's decision to issue guarantees to Absa Bank is spurred by SSA's growth prospects needing significant promotion of private investment and risk-taking.
Climate Change

Latest developments on SA banks and climate risk

In July, Standard Bank announced the release of its Coal-Fired Power Finance Policy (Policy), aimed at addressing climate risk.

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