Africa Financial Services 

MONEY, PEOPLE & POWER: The 10 bank CEOs who control 80% of Uganda’s banking sector – CEO East Africa

1. Anne Juuko Chief Executive, Stanbic Bank 2019 Asset Value: UGX6.6 trillion Market Share: 20.2 per cent Industry Rank: 1 Stanbic Bank has maintained the top spot in the banking sector ever since the acquisition of a majority stake (80per cent) in Uganda Commercial Bank (UCB) back in 2001. Getting to the top spot was the easy bit – despite the politics around the acquisition. Remaining at the top, ahead of the chasing pack is where all credit is due to the bank shareholders and management that have given the…

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Africa African Business News Startups 

Standard Chartered Nigeria names winners of its Women in Technology Incubator project –

Requirement Chartered Nigeria has revealed the winners of the very first edition of its Ladies in Innovation Incubator.Launched in June 2019, the SC Women in Tech Incubator was established to support and promote the financial and social advancement of females in Nigeria through development or technology led entrepreneurship. From over 600 applications, 10 candidates with the most engaging concepts were selected to go through the programme.At the end of the training period, five winners emerged and got $10,000 each to support the growth and sustained growth of their businesses.Implemented for…

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Financial Services Manufacturing StockMarket 

Poor operating performance downgrades Guinness Nigeria to Sell

Among lots of executive positions in an organisation, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is sometimes considered to be one of the most tactical, and appropriately so. When the firm in question is an operator in the financial services sector, then the workplace becomes a lot more important to be thrown to just anyone. Besides being accountable for financial operating outcomes, the CFO is the senior executive directly accountable for handling the monetary strategy, choice and actions of a business. He tracks capital, analyses the company’s monetary strengths and weak points,…

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