Africa’s top bankers honoured at award ceremony

The best in African banking was celebrated recently at the 6th edition of the African Banker Awards, under the patronage of the African Development Bank and African Banker magazine, in Arusha, Tanzania.

Rest in peace, Tayo Aderinokun

Commiserations on the passing of Tayo Aderinokun, CEO and MD of Nigeria’s Guaranty Trust Bank plc, who died from cancer in Paddington hospital, London on 14 June.

Nigerian bank’s $0.5 bn high yield eurobond

Nigeria’s Guaranty Trust Bank is coming to the market with a $500 million Eurobond, which may roll out into a $2 billion offering. The bank is listed on the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges.