Financial technology firm Cobalt DL has commenced beta testing with a number of leading FX participants on its private peer-to-peer network that uses distributed ledger technology to significantly cut post-trade cost and risk. Andy Coyne, co-founder of Cobalt DL, said: "The emergence of agile, sophisticated technology such as distributed ledgers...
Author: Anna Lyudvig | Date: June 16, 2016 The shift from a tiered to a managed floating FX regime in Nigeria opens up the US Dollar-based equities investment case again, according to Alan Cameron, Economist at Exotix Partners.
By Anna Lyudvig, Senior Correspondent at Africa Asset Management Magazine February 19th, 2014 Newly formed California-based firm Africa Capital Group is working towards the launch of an African equity fund, its founder and portfolio manager Peter Thoms, has revealed. According to Thoms, the fund will be most likely launched "in the next two months", subject to the regulatory approval.