African Financial Sector News

Kenya Bankers Association to create a housing index


The Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) is looking to set up a housing index to measure and track the price changes in Kenya's booming housing market.

Tanzania: Banks receive €16 million to boost mortgage lending


The Tanzania Mortgage Refinance Company Limited (TMRC) has extended loans by Sh34 billion (€16 million) to its member banks in a bid to increase mortgage lending.

IFC and Morocco partner to develop access to finance in Africa


The International Finance Corporation (IFC ) has partnered with the Central Bank of Morocco (Bank Al Maghrib) to expand access to credit for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Africa.

Orange Money and Bank of Africa join forces to offer mobile banking in Africa


Bank of Africa (BOA) and Orange Money have signed a partnership to provide mobile banking services in Africa.

Nigeria: CBN urges banks to improve women's access to finance


The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has urged banks to develop their financial services offering to women.

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