FXTM: Trump U-Turns Dollar Weakness Fails to Support Rand, Lira

FXTM Vice President of Market Research, Jameel Ahmad comments on the US President Donald Trump’s latest comments and escalating geopolitical risks. The recent escalation

SWIFT Introduces Tool to Spot Fraudulent Messages

Interbank messaging service SWIFT, which is used to transfer trillions of dollars between banks every day, will launch a new tool to spot fraudulent messages, seeking to

FXTM Analysis: Political Tensions Across Globe, Knock-On Effect On Markets

FXTM Research Analyst Lukman Otunuga comments on ongoing political tensions across the globe and their knock-on effect on markets. Ongoing geopolitical tensions across

 l-r: CEO, UBA Francophone Africa, Mr. Emeke Iweriebor; Executive Director, Lagos and West, Mr Ayo Liadi ; Award Winner and MD/CEO, UBA Cameroun, Mr. Isong Udom; and CEO, UBA Anglophone Africa, Mr. Oliver Alawuba; at the Annual  UBA CEO Awards which was held in Lagos at the weekend

UBA Reinforces its Customer Focus, Honours Staff Integrity

United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) once again demonstrated its commitment to excellence in customer service, by celebrating staff who have strived to implement the Bank’s

Andrew Alli

Africa Finance Corporation Issues $500m

 Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a leading Pan-African multilateral development finance institution and project developer, has issued a US$500 million 7 year Eurobond

Geopolitical Concerns Boost Saves Havens

FXTM Chief Market Strategist Hussein Sayed comments on geopolitical risks’ effect on the U.S. Dollar. Investors are dumping risk assets early Tuesday as geopolitical

 Group Managing Director/CEO, UBA Plc, Mr. Kennedy Uzoka and Group Chairman, Mr. Tony O. Elumelu, at the 55th Annual General Meeting of UBA Plc, held in Lagos

UBA Delights Shareholders; Distributes N27.2bn in Dividends

Shareholders of the pan-African financial institution, the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc applauded the Board, Management and Staff at the 55th Annual General Meeting

Nigeria’s #1 Payments Service Paga, Celebrates 8 Years Anniversary

Paga, Nigeria’s pioneering Payments and Digital Financial Services Company celebrates her 8th anniversary. In 2009, Paga set out with a mission to deliver innovative

Lukman Otunuga, a research analyst at FXTM.

FXTM: Geopolitical Risks Leave Markets On Edge

FXTM Research Analyst Lukman Otunuga comments on the explosive combination of Dollar strength and risk aversion & its effect on Gold. Global stocks were mixed during

Nigeria Occupies 7th Place on PoS Transactions in Africa

Nigeria occupies seventh position among African countries where the use of point of sale (PoS) form part of transactions, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek has learnt.