Accompany Market Opening with Industrialization and Capacity Building, Afreximbank Rep. Urges

Chicago, U.S., 05 Aug. 2019: – Efforts to achieve market opening should be accompanied with industrialization and capacity building initiatives to help African countries produce value-added goods, Kanayo Awani, Managing Director of the Intra-African Trade Initiative at the African Export-Import (bank (Afreximbank), has said. In a keynote address during the opening of the Trade with

Afreximbank Appoints Idrissa Diop Compliance Director

Cairo, 18 July 2019: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has appointed Idrissa Diop, formerly of Ecobank Transnational Inc., as its new Director of Compliance. Mr. Diop, who, until his appointment, was Ecobank’s Group Head of Compliance, replaces Maureen Mba, who retired from Afreximbank in May after a long meritorious service. The new Director comes

Afreximbank Included in SEM-10 Index in Mauritius

Cairo, 4 July 2019: – The Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) has announced the inclusion of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in the SEM-10 index. An announcement posted on the SEM website on Wednesday listed Afreximbank among the SEM-10 Constituents for the third quarter starting 3 July 2019. Other companies on the list are: MCB

Afreximbank Approves $69 million Dividend Pay-out as Annual Meetings Conclude in Moscow

Moscow, 22 June 2019: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) will pay a total of $69 million to its shareholders as dividend from its 2018 earnings, according to decisions reached during the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) of the Bank which ended in Moscow today. The shareholders also appointed one new member to its

Afreximbank Wins African Bank of the Year Award

Malabo, 12 June 2019:  – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) yesterday in Malabo received the award for the African Bank of the Year at the African Banker Awards 2019 ceremony held on the sidelines of the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank. Amr Kamel, Afreximbank’s Executive Vice President for Business Development and Corporate Banking

Madagascar President Seeks Afreximbank Support in Country’s Industrialisation

Antananarivo, 17 May 2019: – President Andry Rajoelina of Madagascar has urged the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) to partner with the government in its effort to make the country the “window into a modern Africa”. Speaking yesterday in Antananarivo when he received an Afreximbank delegation led by Prof. Benedict Oramah, President of the Bank, President