Regulators and SECs News

Uganda: New alternative stock exchange starts trading

13.07.2016

It will initially focus on government debts.

Nigeria: Central bank reduces usage of debit card abroad to $50,000

16.04.2015

The daily cash withdrawal limit per person and per day is $300.

Bloomberg and the African Development Bank launch African bond index

23.02.2015

The new composite index is set to bring transparency to most liquid African bond markets.

Partners’ Roundtable for the development of the regional financial market in the WAEMU

24.11.2014

The Regional Council for Public Saving and Financial Markets (CREPMF), which regulates and controls the regional financial markets of the West African Monetary Union (WAMU), in collaboration with the Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) Partnership, organised a roundtable of technical and financial partners on the development of the strategic plan of the regional financial markets in the WAEMU.

Zimbabwe's Central Securities Depository is expected to be operational in 2013

21.02.2013

The Central Securities Depository (CSD) should be operational in Zimbabwe within the first half of 2013, it has been revealed.

Nigeria's SEC works towards creation of West African stock market

17.05.2011

Nigeria's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will contribute to the establishment of a West-African Stock Market.