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Interest Rates Capping: A 4-month review of the good, the bad, and the ugly

Kenya’s banking sector has had about 4 months to digest the law capping interest rates since President Uhuru Kenyatta signing the amendment of the Banking Act (2016) it into law on August 26, 2016; and their reaction thus far does not seem overly positive. 912 more words

Africa

India Banks on Financial Services

The net new demand for modern banking services in India’s rapidly growing market is estimated to be one of the strongest in the world.

Given the rising importance of data, banks are gearing up to use analytics and technology for better risk management. 648 more words

Breakdown on sectors impacting the overall markets in November

November was always supposed to be a tumultuous month for markets considering US elections and Fed rate outlook. However, the demonetization drive actually spooked the Nifty. 414 more words

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The Wheels Are Off - the Italian Referendum Results

The majority of Italians have voted against the constitutional reforms proposed in a national referendum and Italian Premier Matteo Renzi’s “experience of government” is now over as he steps down. 550 more words

Challenges

Exposing Our Shame

Several months ago, I wrote an article entitled Independence: A Blessing or a Curse. The next week, it was my intent to write an article on how the banking sector fits into the equation. 933 more words

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