Tag: Eurobonds

Kenya is in talks with World Bank for $1 billion loan

The East African nation is in advanced talks with the World Bank for “a fairly priced” loan of up to 100 billion shillings ($991.57 million), nearly half of its required external funding this fiscal year, a senior Treasury official said on Friday.

Op-ed: Are sovereign Eurobonds making a comeback in Africa?

One of the key issues to be discussed at the World Economic Forum – Africa gathering this week is the ongoing development of capital markets in Africa. This matter has been discussed...

IMF advises Zambia to delay re-financing $2.8 billion of Eurobonds

The Eurobonds were issued from 2012 to 2015, and the Zambian government planned to re-finance them with longer-dated bonds at a lower cost.