Welcome to Euromoney Africa

Welcome to Euromoney Africa

It is almost 50 years since Euromoney was born with the wholesale international capital markets, to chronicle their evolution and that of the institutions that serve them.

Zambia: Kalyalya looks beyond the copper crisis

Zambia: Kalyalya looks beyond the copper crisis

As Denny Kalyalya’s first term as Zambia’s central bank governor draws to a close, he reflects on the need for IMF support, the currency and debt crisis that engulfed the country two years ago and his efforts to deliver a recovery for the long term.

Sub-Saharan Eurobonds hold up under pressure

Sub-Saharan Eurobonds hold up under pressure

Following Mozambique's default, is it time to reassess which other African Eurobond issuers might follow suit – and what options are open to issuers – given deteriorating finances and rising global interest rates?

Bob Diamond is back on the offensive

Bob Diamond is back on the offensive

After a characteristically bold attempt last year to acquire Barclays Africa, a firm which he was instrumental in developing, Bob Diamond is even more determined to build his own pan-African bank at Atlas Mara.

African private equity managers ride out the storm

African private equity managers ride out the storm

Currency devaluations and swings in commodity prices have taken their toll on many a private equity investment in Africa in recent years, particularly for those who invested at the height of the Africa bull market between 2005 and 2013.

African businesses see Brexit upside

African businesses see Brexit upside

African economists and bankers expect more advantageous trade terms, possibly with both the UK and the European Union, after last year’s shock decision to leave.