March 10, 2010

Exchange news

Botswana finished $722 mln bonds issuance

The Government of Botswana has ended its P5 billion (US$722 million) bond issuance programme with an oversubscribed auction by the Bank of Botswana last Friday, 5 March, including introducing a 15-year bond.

Exchange news

Nairobi SE members approve demutualization

The members and directors of the Nairobi Stock Exchange (www.nse.co.ke) have approved the demutualization of the Nairobi Stock Exchange, subject to enactment of requisite laws that will provide the legal framework.