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SEC Charges Individuals with Defrauding Investors in Connection with an Unregistered Binary Options Business

December 11, 2018/US SEC The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced charges against an Ohio resident and his Pennsylvania business partner in connection with an unregistered and fraudulent binary options… Read more »

Three Broker-Dealers to Pay More Than $6 Million in Penalties for Providing Deficient Blue Sheet Data

December 11, 2018/US SEC The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that three broker-dealers have agreed to pay more than $6 million to settle charges for providing the SEC with… Read more »

SEC Charges Agria Corporation and Executive Chairman With Fraud

December 11, 2018/US SEC A multinational agricultural company has agreed to pay $3 million to settle charges that it concealed substantial losses from investors through fraudulent accounting in connection with its… Read more »

Building Resilience to Natural Disasters in the Caribbean Requires Greater Preparedness

The Caribbean island of Sint Maarten after Hurricane Irma in September 2017: the region is becoming more vulnerable to frequent and damaging natural disasters (photo: DPPA/Sipa USA/Newscom) 10/12/2018/IMF By Sònia… Read more »

AfDB Lauds Egypt’s Economic Rebound, Partnerships, at Africa 2018 Forum

December 11, 2018/AfDB African Development Bank ( President Akinwumi Adesina has saluted Egypt’s strong macroeconomic performance, its improved ranking in the ‘Doing Business Index,’ and the success of major projects… Read more »

Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of a Meeting with CEMAC High-Level Delegation

December 11, 2018/IMF The IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde met today in Washington with a high-level delegation of the CEMAC’s Regional Institutions, which included Mr. Ogandaga Jean-Marie, current Chairman of… Read more »

Nigeria an Investment Destination of Choice With Increasing Business Opportunities-Osinbajo Tells German Investors

*Says diversification of Nigeria’s economy on course *VP makes compelling pitch for investment in Nigeria, excites German investors at Business Dialogue December 10, 2018   Nigeria is a leading investment… Read more »

Nigeria Merchandise Trade Rose Significantly in Q3, 2018

December 10, 2018/NBS Key Highlight  Imports: ü  Total imports of N 4,172.3 in Q3,2018 was 73.8 % higher than Q2,2018 due to importation of submersible drilling platforms in August which was… Read more »

Janngo, Africa’s #1 Social Startup Studio, Launches Jexport to Accelerate Access to Regional & International Market for African SMEs

December 10, 2018/Janngo Through Jexport (, its turnkey import-export platform, Janngo ( brings a solution to Small and Medium Enterprises competitiveness challenges in Ivory Coast in order to democratize export… Read more »

Nigeria Gross Domestic Product Q3”18: Weak Growth Momentum Continues in Q3

Culled—Proshare December 10, 2018/Vetiva Research Nigeria’s economic growth for Q3’18 printed at 1.8% y/y, compared to Vetiva and Consensus forecasts of 1.5% y/y and 1.9% y/y respectively, driven by growth… Read more »