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Archive for February, 2017

Africa investor Ai40 Weekly Commentary – 27 February 2017

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Following decent gains last week, the Ai40 Investor’s Index lost some ground as it edged down marginally this past session. Beer and banking stocks from Nigeria and Kenya respectively enjoyed the best gains over the week; while South Africa’s three “Anglos” all featured in the Biggest Losers lists. The index fell by 65 basis points; […]

Peach Payments and Callpay announce EFT system partnership

Friday, February 24th, 2017

Peach Payments, a leading and one of Africa’s fastest growing payment service providers and Callpay, an innovative provider of secure payment solutions announce collaboration to provide automated Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT) as well as secure telephonic payment acceptance solutions. The innovative products will enable millions of South Africans to make instant and secure payments when […]

PC1X Partners with eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex 2017 as Platinum Sponsor

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Silicon Valley based, independent Advertising and Marketing Technology (AMT) leader, C1X (C1Exchange) has come on board with Africa’s largest eCommerce and Fintech event eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex as Platinum sponsor.

Africa investor Ai40 Weekly Commentary – 20 February 2017

Monday, February 20th, 2017

The Ai40 Investor’s Index managed to break a two-week long losing streak and made a robust come-back thanks to a rally by Egyptian equities. Shares from the country composed the majority of the Top Gainers list. The Index value rose by 103 basis points; a gain of 1.1% from last week’s value of 92.95. The […]

Africa investor Ai40 Weekly Commentary – 13 February 2017

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Continuing on a downward trend, the Ai40 Investor’s Index endured another week of declines. Banking stocks were the main feature of the Gainers list in the last session and Nigerian equities featured heavily on the Losers list. The Index edged down by 29 basis points; a drop of 0.31% from last week’s value of 93.24. […]

Africa investor launches exclusive Ai network for global c-suites working in Africa

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Johannesburg, South Africa; 6 February 2017 – By signing up to the Africa investor (Ai) Executive Club, members enjoy a suite of tools, information and relationships to help investment and business leaders network and understand the evolution of investing in Africa. The product enhances their performance, competitiveness and provides a fact base for operational decision-making […]

Africa investor Ai40 Weekly Commentary – 06 February 2017

Monday, February 6th, 2017

The Ai40 Investor’s Index failed to maintain its upward tick as the Index’s value dropped over the last session. Significant gains from Barclays Bank Kenya and AngloGold Ashanti were not enough to buoy the Ai40. The Index value fell by 1.06 points; a drop of 1.12% from last week’s value of 94.30. The drop saw […]