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That was the year that was

That was the year that was

By MARK BAKER

Bankers are nothing if not excellent at spinning events to their advantage: 2018 was no exception…

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Africa eyes moment of free-trade transformation

Africa eyes moment of free-trade transformation

By KANIKA SAIGAL

The continent is implementing the African Continental Free Trade Agreement to boost intra-regional trade, economic growth and industrialization, but can 54 countries overcome so many obstacles and ratify the agreement?

Tycoon successions challenge Hong Kong’s investment banks

Tycoon successions challenge Hong Kong’s investment banks

By ELLIOT WILSON

The corporate titans that have dominated Hong Kong’s economy for decades are slowly handing over the reins of power to the next generation, but will they prove as loyal to international investment banks as their parents have been?

African IPOs: A drought or a deluge?

African IPOs: A drought or a deluge?

By KANIKA SAIGAL

Bankers believe that Vivo Energy’s dual listing in May has opened the taps on the IPO pipeline in Africa, but with primary equity markets suffering globally, is the continent really an exception?

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That was the year that was

That was the year that was

By MARK BAKER

Bankers are nothing if not excellent at spinning events to their advantage: 2018 was no exception…

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