Tag: financial crisis

IEA: Oil demand increases due to U.S-China trade war: How is this affecting Nigeria?

The International Energy Agency (IEA) says the mounting signs of an economic slowdown and escalation of the U.S-China trade war have caused global oil demand to grow at its slowest pace since the financial crisis of 2008. To discuss these stories and the implication for Nigeria, Uchenna Minnis, Chief market Analyst at Eagle Global Markets joins CNBC Africa for more.

Credit rating agencies continue to get away with bad behaviour, here’s why

International credit rating agencies have had their fair share of controversies over the years. They have been at the centre of the major financial crises.

BRICS is being battered by global crises: why this might not be a bad thing

Patrick Bond |University of the Witwatersrand At the BRICS summit in Russia two years ago, Chinese Premier Xi Jinping invoked physics when asking fellow leaders “to boost the centripetal (unifying) force of BRICS nations through...

IMF’s Largade warns of another financial crisis

IMF's Largade warns of another financial crisis