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Book Review by Funke Michaels, Curator, ReadAFRICA.global
TUNIS, Tunisia /African Press Organization (APO)/ – African countries need to improve their regulatory frameworks in order to ensure the successful launch of African infrastructure project bonds, says a new report launched by the African Development Bank (http://www.afdb.org).
Standard Bank Group has acted as the sole lead arranger for South Africa’s first – and only the world’s third – renewable energy bond for concentrated photovoltaic energy . The R1-billion, 16-year solar financing bond (closed on 29 April), with an 11% coupon was raised for French renewable energy firm Soitec.
A complete guide to operating a corporate treasury from a global perspective
Stanbic IBTC Holdings, a member of Standard Bank Group, has declared a profit before tax of N11.7 billion for 2012, an increase of 16 percent above the N10.1 billion recorded in the corresponding period of 2011, according to its audited results for the financial year ended December 31, 2012. Similarly, profit after tax rose to N10.2 billion, translating to an increase of 53 percent over the prior year’s N6.6 billion.
Standard Bank South Africa’s home loan book for the affordable housing market grew by 30% to R14-billion in 2012 as South Africa’s largest residential mortgate lender continued to attract first-time homebuyers in this segment.
A Cape-based start-up company has made history.
32 Artists. 10 shows, 8 venues. 3 days. 1 city: From February 27 to 1 March, Cape Town will resonate to the melody of designer beats.
London, United Kingdom, February, 2013 –(PR.com)– Versamel Limited is a UK registered internet company that will take over the operations of the popular social networking website LAGbook, and its sister websites Jamaa and Befondit.
This comes with an initial angel investment of $10,000 from Gulf Pearl Limited. Shidan Gouran becomes Executive Chairman at Versamel Limited, while the LAGbook founders, Chidi and Chika Nwaogu remain on the board as the Company’s CEO/CTO.
Michael Canfield is the inventor of the JITLA technology, visionary and inspiration behind JITLA. He is the original founder and author of the book, JITLA, The Promise Fulfilled. He served in the United States Air Force for 4 years and was awarded a Bronze Star for Valor during the occupation in Vietnam. He received his law degree from La Salle University in 1971.