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Updated 28 May 2015

Angolan government’s quick action and improved capital market access, helps it recover from oil price decline

Investors remain cautious after the more than 50% drop in the oil price and recent credit rating downgrades in Angola, but recent signs of price stability and quick government action to manage the situation are expected to encourage development opportunities in the future....

14 May 2015 More

$120bn trade finance gap is holding back African growth opportunities, cautions Standard Bank Group

Lack of access to affordable trade finance is holding back the economic and employment potential of African countries, says Standard Bank Group....

13 May 2015 More

Standard Bank Group scoops accolades in The Banker Deals of the Year Awards for 2015

Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest lender by assets, has scooped five regional deal accolades in The Banker Deals of the Year Awards 2015....

11 May 2015 More