Africa

Africa

Kenya to Raise Funds for SDGs Through Bonds

Kenya plans to float various bonds to raise funds to implement the sustainable development goals. Treasury Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge says apart from working...

Moody’s: Islamic Finance Poised to Expand in Africa as Financing Needs...

Islamic finance is set to grow steadily across Africa as financing needs increase and global investors become more comfortable with the legal structures of...

Second Tranche of N100bn Sukuk Bond to be Issued October

One year after the first tranche of N100 billion Islamic bond, Sukuk, was issued by the Nigerian Federal Government, a second tranche of another...

Sukuk Potential High in Kenya, Says Agency

Kenya is among the 18 African countries that have the largest potential for growth of Islamic banking and debt securities or sukuk, rating agency...

Moody’s: Togo among Top 10 Sukuk Issuers in Africa

Togo is part of the Top 10 African countries that raised the most funds by issuing sukuks, according to U.S. rating agency Moody’s. According to...

Green Bonds Will Spur Investment in Climate Technology

Most additive and extractive industrial pursuits that are often the go-to solution for most government development agenda are the same ones that also carry...