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NSE Set to Accelerate Islamic Finance in Nigeria

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), in partnership with REDMoney Group, is set to hold the inaugural edition of the IFN Nigeria Forum themed, “Harnessing...

FGN’s Second Green Bond Oversubscribed by N17.93bn

The Federal Government of Nigeria’ second Sovereign Green Bond which was opened to the public on Monday, was oversubscribed by N17.93bn. As part of the...

Moroccan Commercial Banks Encouraged to Position Themselves in Islamic Finance in...

In a recent report published by the economic forecast division at Morocco’s finance ministry, Morrocan commercial banks operating in Africa are invited to explore...

Nigeria Moves to Its Second Green Bond Issuance

Nigeria is set to undertake a second issuance; a Series II Green Bond of up to N15 billion ($42 million). This follows the country's successful...

Green Bonds a Proven Way to Mobilise Funds for Development

Modern businesses increasingly recognise that their sustained success depends on their ability to deliver real and lasting value to the society in which they...

Calls for Islamic Banking Dominates Eid in Uganda

The call to operationalize Islamic Banking dominated Eid al Fitr prayers at Kibuli Mosque on Tuesday. Islamic banking is a system based on the...