News results for Africa

20 September 2023

Standard Chartered's Hong Kong Arm Signs Dubai Cooperation Pact

The UK/Hong Kong-listed bank aims to tap into what it sees as important China-Africa/Middle East...

8 August 2023

Time For African Private Equity To Step Up?

As global economies face uncertainty, a partner at South African-based private equity firm Spear...

9 June 2023

Focus On Investment Opportunities In Africa's Green Economy

As investment steps up in Africa, Tarek Zouari, managing partner and founder of Exco Tunisia, a...

5 June 2023

EXCLUSIVE: BNY Mellon's Pershing Aims For EMEA Winning Formula

Last year Pershing, part of BNY Mellon, appointed a CEO for its Europe, Middle East and Africa...

Alt Investments
10 May 2023

African Startup Funding Shows Who's Winning Backing – Report

Among its findings, the report reveals record investment in Africa-founded firms, and more...

24 November 2022

EXCLUSIVE: Winners Of WealthBriefing MENA Awards 2022

Congratulations to the winners of the Middle East and North Africa awards programme. ...

Market Research
12 September 2022

Private Capital Investment In Africa Set To Rise

Research by World Mobile shows that two out of three VC and private equity executives expect a $1...

People Moves
19 August 2022

HSBC Appoints New Head Of Global Banking For MENAT

The latest moves and appointments at HSBC in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey. ...

People Moves
3 August 2022

Julius Baer Adds Senior Private Bankers

Serving the Middle East and Africa markets, the men are based in Geneva. They come from JP Morgan...

People Moves
2 August 2022

JTC Names Asia, Middle East And Africa Private Client Services Head

The firm has been expanding, raising almost £66 million to finance acquisitions, among other...

Comment & Analysis results for Africa

Company Profiles
11 January 2023

The Mauritius-Dubai Connection Holds Big Potential – MCB

We talk to Mauritius Commercial Bank about its foray into the Middle East and its Dubai operations....

Client Affairs
8 December 2020

WEALTH TALK: Anti-Corruption Probes, Extradition Risks In Africa

This is the seventh edition of a video series by this news service in partnership with...

Company Profiles
18 March 2020

Union Bancaire Privée Explains MENA Region Journey, Strategy

This publication recently spoke to senior figures at Geneva-headquartered UBP about its work in the...

14 November 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Winners Of WealthBriefing MENA Awards 2019

Here are the winners of the Middle East and North Africa awards organised by the publisher of this...

WM Market Reports
23 May 2019

REGIONAL FOCUS: MENA's Rich Promise, Challenges

The Middle East and North Africa regions have been buffeted by a number of economic and political...

Investment Strategies
16 July 2015

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Delivering On Africa's Investment Promise With Bellevue Asset Management

Africa's economic and investment potential has been alluring for many years but hasn't always lived...

WM Market Reports
5 March 2014

EXCLUSIVE FEATURE: Africa Seen As Wealth Management's Final Frontier - Part 2

This is the second part of a feature about what wealth management firms are doing in Africa and the...

WM Market Reports
3 March 2014

EXCLUSIVE FEATURE: Africa Seen As Wealth Management's Final Frontier - Part 1

In the first of a two-part feature, this article talks to banks and investment firms working in...

Investment Strategies
28 July 2011

Africa's Investment Promise Confounds The Naysayers As Hard Numbers Impress

Africa is getting growing respect as a place for serious investors. Despite problems in parts of...

People Moves
2 September 2008

Executive Moves - August 2008