Central Banking | 16 Feb 2015
Researchers examine the extent to which growth in different sectors translates into a reduction in poverty for countries in Africa; commodity-driven economies particularly bad for the poor
Central Banking Journal | 13 Feb 2015
Sub-Saharan Africa is no basket case, but neither is it poised to follow China and India on their meteoric economic rise, Kingsley Moghalu argues in his forthright book
Central Banking | 19 Jan 2015
Slowdown in total factor productivity 'largely responsible' for weaker growth in small middle-income African economies, authors argue
Central Banking | 05 Jan 2015
Rameswurlall Basant Roi returns after eight years following the reported ousting of Rundheersing Bheenick in December; new deputy also appointed
Central Banking | 17 Sep 2014
African bank depositors increased five-fold between 2004 and 2013, IMF's fifth annual Financial Access Survey shows; includes data on mobile money for first time
Central Banking | 27 Aug 2014
'Bad bank' will assume a growing number of NPLs from troubled lenders; NPLs in Zimbabwe amounted to 18.5% of banks' assets in June, according to central bank
Central Banking | 14 Aug 2014
Bank of Botswana economists find SADC countries are moving in the same direction, but probably more by accident than by design
Central Banking | 02 Jun 2014
Muhammad bin Ibrahim tells African policy-makers to ‘start where it matters most’ and promote Islamic financial products that assist low income groups and SMEs
Central Banking | 23 May 2014
The People’s Bank of China will provide $200 million each year for a decade to finance development projects in Africa, as governor Zhou Xiaochuan criticises past investment deals
Central Banking Journal | 13 May 2014
More African central banks are moving towards inflation targeting, but Paul Collier tells Tom Bowker they should not mindlessly follow Western policy and may need to live with volatile inflation.
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