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GulfSol 2013 set to address MENA solar power problems

Solar power in the Middle East seems simultaneously logical with sun-scorched deserts everywhere, and illogical, all that oil, at the same time. read more

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Standard Bank Group produces sound financial performance

Standard Bank Group produced a sound financial performance for 2012 and demonstrated good momentum in its businesses. read more

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Africa to benefit from China infrastructure investments

Africa’s infrastructure is poised for increased development and investment. The nextdecade should see increased spending on the back of commodity expansion and a growing middle class on the continent. Africa’s economy has remained resilient despite the downturn being experienced in Europe and the US. Africa and South America will be the next global growth point and will see increased investments especially from China. read more

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Africa Rising: A LeapFrog Partnership to Boost Nigeria’s Financial Services Industry

LONDON, Jan., 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Leading emerging markets fund LeapFrog Investments announced a strategic partnership with Nigeria’s largest non-bank financial company, Asset and Resource Management Company Limited (ARM). Further to ARM’s recent acquisition of a majority stake in CrystaLife Assurance Plc, the partnership’s ambitious aim is to make CrystaLife, currently the sixth largest life insurer in Nigeria, the industry leader in Africa’s most populous nation. read more

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Standard Bank Group named Most Innovative Investment Bank from Africa

 

Standard Bank Group has been named the “Most Innovative Investment Bank from Africa” in The Banker’s Investment Banking Awards 2012. The Banker Awards, being held in London on October 4, 2012, recognise excellence in investment banking around the world. For Standard Bank Group, the award continues to underline its credentials as a leading emerging market bank. read more

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Standard Bank Group wins two best bank awards

 

Standard Bank Group has been recognised as the “Best Bank of the Year – South Africa” and the “Best Investment Bank – Africa” at the annual DealMakers Banking Awards 2012. read more

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First Capital of Switzerland Investment Bank (FCSIB) Named as the Best Investment Bank 2012 in the UAE

DUBAI, UAE, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — read more

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Standard Bank Group wins prestigious award in China

Standard Bank Group has been recognised as the Best Investment Bank in China for 2011/2012. This was announced at the recent China Outbound Investment Summit 2012, held in Beijing. read more

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Zimbabwe: Genesis Investment Bank shuts down

TROUBLED Genesis Investment Bank in Zimbabwe, on Monday voluntarily surrendered its banking license to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe after its directors failed to find potential partners from 20 investors. read more

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Zimbabwe: Zim set to clear AfDB multi million dollar arrears

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono has said the southern African country is set to clear $510 million it owes African Development Bank (AfDB). read more

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