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Kenya’s First Green Bond Cross-Lists on London Stock Exchange

Kenya’s first green bond has been cross-listed at the London Stock Exchange in a ceremony that saw President Uhuru Kenyatta ring the bell to...

Niger Seeks N25bn Sukuk Loan

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger state has sent request to the state House of Assembly seeking approval to secure N25 billion Sukuk bond...

Bello Seeks Approval for N25bn Sukuk Bond from Assembly

Niger state Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has requested the approval of the state House of Assembly for a N25 billion Sukuk development bond. This...

African Vision for Sustainable Finance

by Patrick Njoroge On September 22, 2019, the eve of the United Nations Climate Action Summit, the UN launched the Principles for Responsible Banking. Some...

Trading of Kenya’s first green bond starts at NSE

Investors keen on Eco-friendly projects now have a platform to raise money after East Africa’s premier Sh 4.3 billion green bond started trading Monday...

Islamic Finance, A Key Tool For Development Financing In Nigeria –...

Islamic Finance has been described as a robust model for development financing for infrastructural development in Nigeria according to Dr. Jubril Salaudeen, Principal Partner...