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Zimbabwe to print new notes to boost economy
16 Sep 2016
New bank notes are being printed in Zimbabwe to ease a crippling cash shortage. The government hopes the new money will boost the collapsing economy. But there are concerns it will cause even higher hyper-inflation.
South African Rand caught in turmoil of split ANC
30 Aug 2016
Tensions in the African National Congress over a police investigation of South Africa's finance minister are spilling over into the nation's currency and bonds.
Forex reform draws $270m foreign investment in Nigeria
29 Aug 2016
The FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange has confirmed the inflow of $270 million into Nigeria by foreign investors seeking to invest in Nigeria's local currency bonds.