African markets

Kenya: Safaricom takes 99.9% of the mobile money market

Safaricom has raised its control of the mobile money market to 99.9% as part of regulators’ efforts to open up its M-Pesa platform to interface with those of rivals Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya in a bid to enhance competition in the sector. Data from the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) shows that M-Pesa has […]

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MoneyMutual Review: The Leading Payday Loan Company to Use?

And if you had an emergency today – your car broke down, you ended up in the hospital, an unexpected house repair, anything could happen. Do you have an emergency fund to help cover unexpected expenses, or will you have to rely on family, friends or, even worse, a credit card? MoneyMutual is a free […]

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What are the easiest online loans to get approved?

NEW YORK – March 5, 2022 – (Newswire.com) iQuanti: Getting approved for a loan can be difficult, especially for borrowers with less than perfect credit. If you don’t have a good credit score and are wondering which online loans can get you fast financing, don’t worry. Although it may be difficult to find online loans […]

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The interest on my tax debt is accumulating. Should I pay it back with a loan?

Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. The Credible Money Coach offers insight to […]

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What You Need To Know About No Credit Check Loans Before You Get One

picture by cliff cabin from Pexels What You Need To Know About No Credit Check Loans Before You Get One Loans without credit checks are short-term loan options that do not require you to have a perfect credit score, and people with bad credit may also be approved. They’re great for people who need money […]

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Fitch confirms that Bank of Africa is “BB”; Stable outlook

Fitch Ratings confirmed Bank of Africa (BVC: BOA) Long-term issuer default ratings in foreign and local currency (IDR) at ‘BB’ with a stable outlook. Fitch also affirmed BOA’s sustainability rating (VR) at “bb-” and the national long-term rating at “AA- (mar)” with a stable outlook. Fitch Ratings has removed BOA’s support rating of ‘3’ and […]

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African countries need to fix their distribution chains

Sub-Saharan Africa still has too few vaccines for too few people. Bringing more vaccines to the region deserves top priority. But there is another hurdle to overcome for successful vaccine deployment: the region’s poor commercial and logistical quality. Logistics is a network of services that supports the physical movement of goods both within and across […]

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Analysis: Violence confronts South African markets with reality

South African rand coins are seen in this illustration photo taken October 28, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Rand erases all 2021 gains after heavy fall Closures, vaccination delays weigh on economic recovery South Africa’s unemployment rate is one of the highest in the world Possible Fed cut, […]