Exchange news

JSE’s Africa Board: more travels and consultations

The JSE Ltd has three more countries in its first year programme, building links with leading issuers, regulators, brokers and African exchanges.

Capital raising

West Africa private equity fund raises US$200 million

West African private equity fund manager African Capital Alliance (ACA) announced the first closing after raising US$200 million for Capital Alliance Private Equity III (“CAPE …

Exchange news

New leaders mooted for Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission

Nominations are on the table for the leadership of Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to supervise the turbulent capital market. These are subject to ratification by Nigeria’s Senate. Nigeria’s President Umaru Yar’ Adua nominated Ms Arunma Oteh for appointment as Director-General and Mr Ahmed Remi Makele as Executive Commissioner (Legal & Compliance).