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London Slips From Top Spot In Global Financial Centre Rankings, New York Now No 1 – Full List

Culled—Proshare 12/9/2018/LongFinance / FA The Z/YEN Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI 24) released today found New York overtaking London to take the index top spot for first time since March… Read more »

MoU: China-Africa CEO on High level Dialogue

September 12, 2018/FirstBank of Nigeria Ltd Recently, officials and business executives from China and Africa convened in China for a High-Level dialogue among Chinese and African Business representatives. The MD/CEO,… Read more »

WFE Calls for Global Reform of Leverage Ratio

September 9, 2018/WFE The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for CCPs and exchanges, has today published its response to the four global standard-setting boards assessing the… Read more »

Angola – the times they are a changing: João Lourenço, infrastructure investment and moving forwards

September 7, 2018/Dentons Angola has seen changes in the last 2 years. This began with President Jose Eduardo dos Santos stepping down after 38 years. President João Lourenço (aka “JLo”)… Read more »

Doraleh Port Terminal May in Future be Leveraged as a Processing Center for the Illegal Arms Trade – Report

September 3, 2018/EXX Africa EXX Africa ( published a special report on the arms trade in the Horn of Africa. Download the report: The trade of illegal weapons implicates senior… Read more »

Oil Holds Gains Despite Downward Pressure

28/8/ 2018/ Trader Update: Imagine having the same intel as energy ‘insiders’ or even high level government officials. Information that traders and money managers pay $50,000 and more to access…. Read more »

US senator John McCain dies aged 81 after battle with brain cancer

August 26, 2018/The Telegraph US senator John McCain, a celebrated war hero known for reaching across the aisle in an increasingly divided America, died Saturday after losing a battle to… Read more »

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan Passes Away At Age 80

18/8/2018/US SEC Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80 after a short illness. A statement shared on the Nobel Peace Prize laureate’s official account said… Read more »

Turkey’s Lira Extraordinary Slump – Running Through Developments And Options?

Culled—-Proshare Auguat 13, 2018 By TheGuardianUK  The slump in the Turkish lira in recent weeks is quite extraordinary It has lost a third of its value against the US dollar… Read more »

The Arms Trade in The Horn of Africa

August 13, 2018/EXX AFRICA EXX Africa ( published a special report on the arms trade in the Horn of Africa. The trade of illegal weapons in the Horn of Africa remains… Read more »