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Africa Finance Corporation Closes US$140 million Kimchi Term Loan Facility

By | 2019-11-20T13:38:46+02:00 November 20th, 2019|Finance, General, Investment Banking|

London, 20 November 2019: Africa Finance Corporation (“AFC,” the “Corporation” or the “Borrower”), Shinhan Bank London Branch and South Africa’s Nedbank Limited, London Branch (both the “Bookrunner and Mandated Lead Arrangers” or the “BMLAs”) are pleased to announce the successful closing of AFC’s inaugural US$140,000,000 Kimchi Term Loan Facility (“Facility”). The Facility is AFC’s first [...]

Nedbank cements footprint in Africa by securing ground-breaking property finance deals

By | 2019-08-05T14:36:02+02:00 August 5th, 2019|Finance, General, Property Finance|

  Nedbank CIB has taken its strategic goal of investing for growth into Africa to new heights with the conclusion of the Centum Investment Company Plc Real Estate deal in Kenya worth a substantial value. Centum Investment Company Plc, commonly known as Centum, is a public East African investment company which operates as an affiliate [...]

Monthly Insights: July 2019

By | 2019-09-10T12:25:19+02:00 July 22nd, 2019|Finance, General, Watch This|

  Executive Summary The World Bank reduced its growth forecasts in June due to the trade conflict between the US and China – between them, the two countries account for more than a third of global economic activity. Global growth is now forecast at just 2.6% for 2019 from 2.9% previously forecast. The [...]

Green Bonds offer effective ways to bridge the gap between sustainable development intention and action

By | 2019-06-12T09:47:51+02:00 June 7th, 2019|Finance, General, Renewable Energy|

  By Bruce Stewart; Head: Debt Capital Market Origination and Arvana Singh; Principal: Debt Capital Market Origination, Nedbank CIB Modern businesses increasingly recognise that their sustained success is contingent on their ability to deliver real and lasting value to the society in which they exist; and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) offer a [...]

Monthly Insights: December 2018

By | 2018-12-11T10:59:26+02:00 December 11th, 2018|Markets and Research, Watch This|

Executive Summary ·        After sounding increasingly hawkish since its September meeting, the US Fed has come to the realisation that it may need to reassess its policy tools, and its tightening strategy. While domestic macroeconomic data remain upbeat, cracks have started to emerge in the form of a slowdown in business capex spending, tighter global [...]

#TheDisruptionAgenda: A Nedbank CIB and Plug and Play Tech Centre initiative

By | 2018-09-17T15:53:19+02:00 September 17th, 2018|Innovative Disruption|

Plug and Play is the ultimate global innovation platform that connects the world’s most promising startups with large, forward-thinking corporations to solve cross-sector business challenges and drive innovation, disruption and global business transformation. Their main goal is to find, invest in and accelerate great startups. The story of Plug and Play dates back to the [...]