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Why M-Akiba bond failed to reach target

PUBLISHED: Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:54:21 GMT

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FSD Africa today launched the findings of a study on M-Akiba, the world’s first Treasury bond delivered by mobile phone. The bond issued by the Kenyan government back in 2017, targeted $10 million but only raised about a quarter of that figure. Joining CNBC Africa to discuss this and provide practical recommendations for future mobile-delivered bond services in Africa is Evans Osano, Director, Financial Markets, FSD Africa.


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