MINING INSIGHTS | 18 SEPTEMBER 2020 Absa Insights Series: Resource firms and funders are increasingly transparent about carbon emissions Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Absa CIB Admin SHARE The Paris Agreement forces companies and lenders to be responsible and to consider the climate in their operations. Absa CIB Admin https://cib.absa.africa/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/file_example_MP3_700KB.mp3…

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NATURAL RESOURCES INSIGHTS | 30 JUNE 2020 Achieving high yields in a low yield environment Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Camillo Atampugre Senior Banker – Natural Resources and Energy SHARE Africa remains an attractive market for international capital for oil projects and investments. Africa remains an attractive region for international…

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AGRICULTURE INSIGHTS | 30 JUNE 2020 Absa extends plans to grow its lending book in African markets Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Roux Wildenboer Head: Agriculture SHARE Agricultural markets across the continent present opportunities for growth. Absa Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) says there are good business opportunities in some…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 07 APRIL 2020 How a global crisis impacts your risk management decisions Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Saloshni Pillay Head: Risk Solutions Group SHARE Medium to long-term sustainability will depend on the ability of businesses to manage volatile currencies and supply chain disruptions. Africa is in a…

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Risks facing Africa’s mining sectors

MINING INSIGHTS | 21 OCTOBER 2019 African mining is a mixed bag with much promise and peril Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Absa CIB Admin SHARE Absa’s Tawanda Madondo discusses Africa’s diverging mining market. Since 1994 we’ve seen the incredible journey the Rand has been on because we’ve been stepping…

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Africa is attracting international investors

NATURAL RESOURCES INSIGHTS | 10 OCTOBER 2019 Africa stands on the cusp of an oil and gas boom Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Shirley Webber Head: Natural Resources and Energy SHARE Absa’s Shirley Webber unpacks why Africa is attracting international investors. In this instalment of the 2019 Absa Insights Series,…

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Mozambique closing Africa’s energy gap

ENERGY INSIGHTS | 21 AUGUST 2019 Could Mozambique close Africa’s crippling energy gap? Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Absa CIB Admin SHARE Absa’s Colin King discusses the opportunities of Mozambique’s natural gas reserves In this instalment of the 2019 Absa Insights Series, Bhavtik Vallabhjee, Senior International Banker & Head: Power,…

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NATURAL RESOURCES INSIGHTS | 30 JUNE 2019 Funders can support sustainability across the continent Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Shirley Webber Head: Natural Resources and Energy SHARE Banks play an important role in driving the sustainability of natural resources. The recent commitment of 130 banks from 49 countries to the…

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TRADE INSIGHTS | 15 JUNE 2019 New trade agreement could contribute $70 billion to Africa’s GDP Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Africa Bohani Hlungwane Regional Head of Trade & Working Capital  (ex-South Africa) Transactional Services SHARE The African Free Trade Agreement is a significant step towards growing trade and diversifying global…

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