The African aviation industry is still growing

By | 2019-05-24T11:09:19+02:00 March 20th, 2019|Aircraft Finance, Investment Banking, Watch This| By James Geldenhuys, Head of Aircraft Finance; Nedbank CIB Africa comprises 2.2%* of the global market in terms of Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPK), which measures actual passenger traffic. This might be a small number on a global scale but is certainly substantial on its own.  According to Boeing’s recent Market Outlook, 1190 [...]

Strategy still more important than fuel efficiency when acquiring aircraft

By | 2017-03-02T20:54:09+02:00 November 23rd, 2016|Finance, General, Investment Banking|

By James Geldenhuys, Head: Aircraft Finance at Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking For any business, acquiring a high value asset typically involves much deliberation and challenging choices. When your business is an airline and the asset is an aircraft that is vital to your continued operations - but comes with a hefty price tag of anything up [...]