Tag: commodities

The impact of West, Central Africa floods on commodities

Heavy rains across the Sahel regions of West and Central Africa over the past weeks in Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon have caused devastating floods displacing and destroying farmlands as well as raising food and commodity process concerns. Joining CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor to discuss this is Edward George, leading Independent Commodities Expert.

Where to invest in SSA amid the coronavirus crisis

With South Africa, Nigeria, and Angola expected to plunge into deep recessions this year, does Sub-Saharan Africa still offer value for money for foreign investors in Covid-19 times?

The outlook for equities, commodities & currency markets in 2020

CNBC Africa is joined by Peet Serfontein, a market analyst to discuss the expectations and trends from equities, commodities and currency markets in 2020.

Investors assess political risk profile as US-China trade tensions escalate

Traders say Nigerian Treasury Bill (NTB) yields rose about 70 basis points over escalating trade tensions between the U.S and China. For more details on this week’s activities at the Money market in Nigeria, Nnamdi Olisaeloka, fixed income, currencies and commodities Analyst at Zedcrest Capital joins CNBC Africa for more.

FAAC inflows boost market liquidity in Nigeria’s money market

Traders say Federal Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) inflows valued at 320 billion naira bolstered market liquidity in Nigeria’s Money Market as the Central Bank of Nigeria auctioned T-bills worth 89 billion naira on Wednesday. Nnamdi Olisaeloka, Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities Analyst at Zedcrest Capital joins CNBC Africa for more.

March producer inflation rises sharply

Producer inflation increased rapidly in March as the effects of higher fuel and food prices started to bite. The price producers pay at the factory gate leaped to 6.2 per...

JSE is oversold and due for correction – Analyst

The South African equities market is still struggling to shake off the slow growth of years past .First quarter figures were muted for many industry favourites.

Kenya unveils online trade portal to ease import, export trade

Kenya unveils online trade portal to ease import, export trade