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Appetite for Rwanda’s T-Bonds Skyrockets

Appetite for Rwanda’s T-Bonds Skyrockets

  Rwanda’s treasury bonds (T-Bonds) is expected to grow in the next few years as government plans to sell more of its financial papers. Statistics from the 2018…

Bralirwa Takes RSE Share Punch

Bralirwa Takes RSE Share Punch

On Tuesday, the local bourse didn’t look any good on share trading as Bralirwa took the biggest single punch on its share despite sustaining a stable trading through this…

Pound Gains Locally as Global Markets Shift

Pound Gains Locally as Global Markets Shift

The British Pound (GBP) has for the first time in three months made a significant change in its exchange power after days of making slight signs of gaining on its…

Rwanda’s 2018 T-Bond Oversubscribed

Rwanda’s 2018 T-Bond Oversubscribed

The first Rwanda Treasury Bond rolled out this month has been oversubscribed with retailers showing the largest appetite in applications for the lion’s share. The issuance has been successful…

Rwandan SME’s Get EIB Financing

Rwandan SME’s Get EIB Financing

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has handed over two soft loans to Rwandan investment and commercial banks to enable Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to borrow easily this year. The…

Rwandan Franc Faces Turbulence

Rwandan Franc Faces Turbulence

The Kenya shilling and US dollar have managed to make a major shift in the selling and buying rates against the franc compared to the last month which remained steady…

CTL Shares Drop

CTL Shares Drop

After several weeks of maintaining a steady shares trading Crystal Telecom (CTL) an investment arm of MTN Rwanda have dropped sharply losing four francs. Yesterday the CTL counter lost one…

Rwanda Grooms Innovative Startups for Big Business

Rwanda Grooms Innovative Startups for Big Business

Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) has pursued its program of educating young entrepreneurs about stock listing to secure future entry of small and medium companies on the bourse trading platform. Led…

Rwanda Issues Treasury Bond to Finance Infrastructure

Rwanda Issues Treasury Bond to Finance Infrastructure

Individuals and institutions who have saved some money to invest should start warming up to grab this year’s first five-year treasury bond worth Rwf15 billion. Rwanda Government through…

800 Contestants for Capital Market University Challenge

800 Contestants for Capital Market University Challenge

Capital Market Authority (CMA) has doubled the prizes for the 5th University Challenge 2018, to attract more contestants. Every year CMA organizes a competition which is aimed at sensitizing students…

US Dollar, KES Come Around At Beginning of The Week

US Dollar, KES Come Around At Beginning of The Week

The US Dollar and Kenyan Shillings have made a significant increase in their exchange rate and bargain power after weeks of staggering performance against the Rwandan franc. As of last…

Rwanda-Zimbabwe Business Alliance in Offing

Rwanda-Zimbabwe Business Alliance in Offing

Rwandan businessmen are hosting their Zimbabwean counterparts where a deal to form a business alliance that would compete for international tenders was proposed. 40 investors who concluded their trip in…