All articles in 'Finance and Banking'


Why The Future of Kenya's Economy is Bleak

What aileth our economy? What model can revive it?

6th November 2019
Lumps, Bumps and Waves: Understanding and Interpre...

The real art, and the value-add, is in identifying and quantifying the waves.

9th October 2019
Statistics for the Future

The fundamental aim of statistics is to give determinate and adequate knowledge of reality with the...

6th August 2019
African Development Fund (ADF): A Game Changer in...

Nations may go through fragility, but they can exit and become stable, dynamic, prosperous and resil...

9th July 2019
Will White Man Run The Central Bank of Somalia?

Why do we need a white man – a muzungu or saan-cadde as we say – to play babysitter and lead a sover...

15th January 2019
The Economic Reality of Mauritius

We always hear about the economic health of Mauritius from economists and Finance ministers.

25th December 2018
Advantages of Bitcoin-Based Money Transfers

Bitcoin and other virtual currencies offer a range of unique benefits for people who regularly need...

27th November 2018
Economics of Populism: Appeals and Weaknesses

Populism wins supporters in part because it speaks to ordinary people about real problems – problems...

23rd October 2018
Economics of Populism: Appeals and Weaknesses

Populism wins supporters in part because it speaks to ordinary people about real problems – problems...

23rd October 2018
The Big Misperception: Funding Leads to Business S...

Here are a few smart ways you can develop both and improve your chances of success.

4th September 2018
Kenya: High Taxation Will Ruin Uhuru’s Big Four Ag...

A nineteenth century British economist, John Maynard Keynes, cautioned governments against the appet...

4th September 2018
Accountants as Drivers of Business Success

Businesses today want more from their accountants

20th August 2018
The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Future of...

Machines are developing at a rapid speed and their application is becoming increasingly sophisticate...

14th August 2018
Time Ripe for Banking Culture Reform

The well-known challenge with culture is that, in contrast with things like capital and liquidity, c...

31st July 2018
21st Century Cash: Central Banking, Technological...

I will focus on some general issues related to the digital transformation of our society, the pros a...

12th June 2018
Central Banking in a Changing World

Global structural changes in recent years influence not only central bank policies such as monetary...

6th June 2018
How to Avoid Phishing Scams While Shopping Online...

When it comes to shopping online, phishing is on the rise.

15th May 2018
The Fintech Phenomenon - Five Emerging Habits That...

Investment in fintech over the last three years is estimated to have been well over US$300 billion...

1st May 2018
Responsible Investors Channel over $400 Billion in...

Investing for positive social and environmental impact is becoming the norm rather than the exceptio...

24th April 2018
Accounting Giants Have Strained South Africa Trust

Professional ethics is the bedrock of the accountancy profession

24th April 2018
Crypto Tokens: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

We must work together - regulators and the crypto industry - to make sure that bad money does not ta...

3rd April 2018
Leadership in a Disruptive Age

Many citizens in advanced economies are lamenting a loss of control and losing trust in the system.

27th February 2018
Innovation and Inclusive Growth

There is compelling evidence that innovation has been an important reason behind rising income inequ...

13th February 2018
The Goldilocks Economy - Will The Three Bears Retu...

All indications are that 2018 will be another good year. Most of the world's major economies are exp...

23rd January 2018
Integrity: The Foundation for a Strong Financial S...

The lack of confidence in the global financial sector points to the failure of the supervisory and r...

16th January 2018
Islamic Finance - Building Solutions for a Sustain...

This is what Shariah calls us to do - to benefit the people and planet; and bringing greater prosper...

16th January 2018
The Importance of Communication in Macroeconomic P...

Going back in history, there was a time when policymaking was shrouded in secrecy, with policy frame...

25th December 2017
New York Fed and African Central Banks Synergy

Several factors underpin why strengthening relations with African central banks is a high priority f...

9th October 2017
International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS)9...

On 24 July 2014, the IASB issued a new accounting standard on financial instruments called IFRS 9, w...

3rd October 2017
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