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Fighting climate change with capital markets

ABN# BY AKINCHAN “AKI” JAIN ON THU, 03/21/2019 As a structured finance specialist in the World Bank Treasury, I work on a trading floor and talk to banks, investors, and development partners daily, so together we can find cost-effective and sustainable solutions to address climate change. The World Bank estimates that without […]

African tourism sector booming – global body

ABN# Travel and tourism in Africa grew by 5.6% in 2018 compared to the global average of 3.9% and the broader African economic growth rate of 3.2%, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). This makes Africa the second-fastest growing tourism region. Asia-Pacific is the fastest growing. According […]