North Africa: Morocco rules but Egypt rebounds

Attijariwafa Bank, Morocco,  is the top-ranked bank in our North African regional table this year, with Tier 1 capital of $4.1bn, up from $3.0bn in last year’s survey.…

Can Africa move away from aid to trade? Carlos Lopes answers

What should it do to attract more private equity and how can it convert the illicit financial flows to funds for domestic resource mobilization, climate change and conflict resolution – these are pertinent issues which affect the long term development of the African economies.…