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How Africa can self-finance its economic recovery

For Africa, the COVID-19 pandemic will likely mean negative GDP growth at unprecedented rates. In addition, several African countries are dealing with the aftermath of a commodity price collapse – another key contributor to current recessionary trends.

Govt's 2-yr note rollover opens today

Government will from today begin the process to roll over maturing two-year cedi-denominated treasury notes with the opening of the order book to resident and non-resident investors, according to a notice published by the Bank of Ghana.

SEC to improve investor protection

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC has launched an engagement series dubbed, "Time with the Commission" to drive closer partnerships with the investing public and other market operators in the capital market.

MTN sells shares in Jumia for $142million

South African telecommunications giant, MTN Group on Friday, October 30, 2020, announced the sale of its stake in Jumia, one of Africa’s largest eCommerce firms.

Netflix raises prices as competition increases

Netflix Inc. raised the monthly price of its most popular plan for the first time since early 2019, a move that comes as the streaming service competes with a growing number of cheaper alternatives.