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A look at President Uhuru Kenyatta's second term (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-23
Jaron Meyerson from RMB's Africa Trade Desk takes a look at Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's second term.
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Zimbabwe beyond Mugabe (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-22
Yesterday President Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe's president. ZANU PF has nominated Emmerson Mnangagwa to be sworn in as interim leader. RMB Africa Analyst Neville Mandimika joins a panel discussion on the new road ahead for Zimbabwe.
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Continue - Zimbabwe beyond Mugabe

2017-11-22
Panel discussion on the new road ahead for Zimbabwe - continued.
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A look at currencies with John Cairns (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-20
A look at the local and global currencies with John Cairns, Currency Strategist at RMB.
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A look at currencies with Shehnila Khan (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-17
A look at global and the local currencies with Shehnila Khan, Foreign Market and Money Market Sales at RMB.
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Ramaphosa unveils his master plan for economic revival (eNCA)

2017-11-14
There has been mixed reaction to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's proposed new deal for South Africa. Ramaphosa unveiled a plan that he says will generate a million jobs over the next five years. RMB Economist Isaah Mhlanga takes a closer look.
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A look at currencies with Kerri Fletcher (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-13
RMB Foreign Exchange and Money Market Sales' Kerri Fletcher takes a look at the latest in local and global currencies markets.
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A look at currencies with Jan Sluis-Cremer (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-10
Jan Sluis-Cremer from RMB's Foreign Exchange & Money Market Sales team takes a look at the latest global and local currency movements.
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A look a currencies with Greg Kennelly (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-10
RMB Currency and Rates Trader Greg Kennelly takes a look at the local and global markets with CNBC Africa
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In-depth analysis of the African continent's political and economic landscape (The Money Show)

2017-11-08
Ronak Gopaldas , Africa Strategist at RMB, takes a look at the continent's political landscape and economies.
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State of correspondent banking in East African (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-08
Global banks continue to review their correspondent banking relationships in Africa as a result of unfriendly business environments and other concerns such as money laundering and terrorism financing. A 2015 World Bank survey shows that more than half of the banks reported a moderate or a significant decline in correspondent banking relationships in the continent. RMB Sector Director: Banks & DFIs takes a closer look.
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A look at currencies with Alan Chown (CNBC Africa)

2017-11-03
A look at the local and international currencies with head of the Inflation Desk at RMB, Alan Chown.
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Local and global currencies with John Cairns (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-30
A look at the local and global currencies with John Cairns, Currency Strategist at RMB.
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A wrap of the economic week that was (eNCA)

2017-10-27
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has revised the country's GDP growth projection for 2017 - it falls from 1.3 to 0.7%. RMB economist Isaah Mhlanga discusses this and others stories that dominated the business news headlines.
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A look at currencies with Tebogo Mekgwe (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-26
A look at local and global currencies with Tebogo Mekgwe from RMB's Derivatives Structuring Team, especially rand movement post Mid-Term Budget Speech.
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Forex and bond report with Gordon Kerr (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-26
A look at the forex and bond market after the mid-term budget with Gordon Kerr, Fixed Income Specialist from RMB.
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The Bond Report with Gordon Kerr (Business Day TV)

2017-10-25
Fixed Income Specialist at Rand Merchant Bank Gordon Kerr gives an update on the bond market.
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Forex Focus with André Eerenstein (Business Day TV)

2017-10-24
Andre Eerenstein, Interest Rate Derivative Specialist at RMB, takes a look at the latest local and global currency movements.
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A look at the SADC markets (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-20
A look at the SADC markets with Candy Mazzuchetti, Country Risk Analyst at RMB.
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Local and global currencies with Alan Chown (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-19
A look at the latest CPI numbers, and local and global currencies with Alan Chown, Head of Inflation Desk at RMB.
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What does 2018 hold for Africa? (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-17
What does 2018 hold for Africa? This was one of the talking points at this year's Thomson Reuters Africa Summit, as political uncertainty continues to be a common theme in the continent's future. Rand Merchant Bank Africa Strategist Ronak Gopaldas shares his views with CNBC Africa.
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Local and global currencies with Jacques Du Preez (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-16
A look at the local and global currencies with Jacques du Preez from Foreign Exchange and Money Market Sales at RMB.
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African business report with Ronak Gopaldas (702)

2017-10-15
Ronak Gopaldas, Africa strategist at RMB, gives an overview of the latest business news on the continent.
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Local and global currencies with Jan Sluis-Cremer (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-13
A look at the local and global currencies with Jan Sluis-Cremer, Foreign Exchange and Market Sales at RMB.
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Let's be authentic to who we are - a focus on diversity (Cliff Central)

2017-10-06
Liesl Bebb-McKay, RMB Head of RMB's innovation lab The Foundery joins a panel discussion on diversity in the workplace.
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A look at currencies with Shehnila Khan (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-05
Shehnila Khan from RMB's Foreign Exchange and Money Market Sales team looks at the local and global currency markets
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African Markets with Ronak Gopaldas (702 The Money Show)

2017-10-03
Africa Strategist Ronak Gopaldas gives an overview of what's happening in African markets, including Cameroon.
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A look at the local and global currencies (CNBC Africa)

2017-10-02
Currency and Rates Trader Marc Viakovsky takes a look at the local and global currencies with CNBC Africa
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Unpacking RMB's Where to Invest in Africa report with BDTV

2017-09-29
Rand Merchant Bank's latest Where to Invest in Africa Report saw South Africa knocked off its long standing top spot regarding investments in Africa. Africa analyst at RMB, Celeste Fauconnier unpacks the recent report.
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Where to Invest in Africa (Celeste Fauconnier on Classic Business)

2017-09-28
Interview with Celeste Fauconnier, RMB Africa Analyst and co-author of the Where to Invest in Africa 2018 report.
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Investing in Bitcoin (BDTV)

2017-09-28
Farzam Ehsani, RMB's Blockchain Lead, joins a panel discussion to look at the pros and cons of investing in bitcoin.
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Interview with James Formby

2017-09-28
In conversation with the CEO of Rand Merchant Bank, James Formby. Formby has been with RMB since 1997 when he started as a transactor in Corporate Finance. He was appointed deputy head of the Investment Banking division in 2009. Most recently, he has been head of Coverage and also a member of the management and proprietary boards, playing an important role in the successful execution of RMB’s broader client-focused corporate and investment banking strategy.
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Continue - Interview with James Formby

2017-09-28
In conversation with the CEO of Rand Merchant Bank, James Formby. Formby has been with RMB since 1997 when he started as a transactor in Corporate Finance. He was appointed deputy head of the Investment Banking division in 2009. Most recently, he has been head of Coverage and also a member of the management and proprietary boards, playing an important role in the successful execution of RMB’s broader client-focused corporate and investment banking strategy. R-Int : James Formby : CEO : Rand Merchant Bank Mention: Business Unity South Africa : Business Leadership South Africa R-Int : The CEO Initiative
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East Africa's most preferred investment destinations (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-21
Africa Analyst Celeste Fauconnier takes a closer look at the East Africa region following Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda's ranking among the top 10 most preferred investment destinations in Africa, according to RMB's latest Where to Invest in Africa report.
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Revealed: Top most attractive investment destinations in Africa

2017-09-20
Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda are among the top ten most preferred investment destinations in Africa according to a new ranking by Rand Merchant Bank. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Celeste Fauconnier, Africa Analyst, Rand Merchant Bank.
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Nigeria drops out of top 10 investment destinations in Africa

2017-09-19
Nigeria has dropped out of the top 10 places to invest in Africa according to Rand Merchant Bank's 'where to invest in Africa' list. So how does this impact the country?
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How attractive are African countries to investors? (eNCA)

2017-09-19
South Africa and Nigeria have fallen from Africa's top destinations for investment. RMB's latest index on Where to Invest in Africa 2018 was released today. South Africa has been displaced by Egypt from the number one spot and this is largely due to the rising concerns over issues of institutional strength and governance in the country. RMB's index measures how attractive countries are to investors.
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Nigeria has dropped out of the top 10 places to invest in Africa (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-19
Nigeria has dropped out of the top 10 places to invest in Africa, according to Rand Merchant Bank's seventh Where to invest in Africa report.
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A look at the local and global currencies (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-18
RMB Currency Strategist John Cairns discusses the latest local and global currency movements.
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South Africa falls from top position in RMB's Where to Invest in Africa report

2017-09-18
RMB Africa Analyst Celeste Fauconnier discusses the ratings of RMB's seventh Where to Invest in Africa report.
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Uganda’s banking sector outlook

2017-09-15
In its latest annual banking supervision report, the Bank of Uganda notes that 2016 was a difficult year for the banking system marked by rise of non-performing loans to 10.5 per cent from 5.3 per cent.
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The value and movements of bitcoin (702/Cape Talk )

2017-09-14
Farzam Ehsani, Head of RMB's Blockchain Initiative discusses the value and movements of bitcoin.
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Sentiment in the private sector bounced back in the 3rd quarter (eNCA)

2017-09-13
Sentiment in the private sector bounced back in the third quarter after plunging to record lows the quarter before. The RMB/BER Business Confidence Index ticked up by 6 points to 35 points. RMB Economist Isaah Mhlanga tells more.
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Tanzania inflation eases in August

2017-09-13
Tanzania’s inflation dropped to 5 per cent in August, due to slowdown in food and commodities prices. Across the borders in Kenya, the shilling continues to hold steady against the dollar at 102.80/103 on Wednesday.
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Unpacking Bitcoin (Kaya FM)

2017-09-13
Farzam Ehsani, Leader of RMB's Blockchain Initiative, unpacks Bitcoin with Shireen Ramjoo, CEO at Liquid Crypto-Money and Cikida Gcali, Founding Editor of The Money Fam.
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Unpacking Bitcoin - continued (Kaya FM)

2017-09-13
Farzam Ehsani, Leader of RMB's Blockchain Initiative, unpacks Bitcoin with Shireen Ramjoo, CEO at Liquid Crypto-Money and Cikida Gcali, Founding Editor of The Money Fam.
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Business Confidence Index results interpreted (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-13
RMB Chief Economist Ettienne le Roux deciphers the latest business confidence index results with CNBC Africa.
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An analysis of East African market activity with Roy Daniels (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-13
RMB Head of Africa Trading takes a closer look at trading activity in East Africa
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Local and global currencies with Jacques Du Preez (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-11
Jacques Du Preez of RMB's Foreign Exchange and Money Market Sales team takes look at the local and global currencies with CNBC Africa.
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A look at the local and global markets with Shehnila Khan (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-08
Shehnila Khan of RMB's Foreign Exchange and Money Market Sales team takes a look at the local and global currency markets.
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Local and global currencies with Michael Galatis (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-07
Michael Galatis from Foreign Exchange and Money Market Sales at RMB takes a look at the local and global currencies.
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FirstRand Beyond Painting Classrooms (Kaya FM)

2017-09-07
Desiree Storey, Manager of The FirstRand Volunteers Programme at FirstRand Bank Limited, talks about the Beyond Painting Classrooms initiative which was established by FirstRand in 2012 with the support of Charities Aid Foundation Southern Africa.
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A look at the local and global currencies with Kerri Fletcher (CNBC Africa)

2017-09-05
A look at the local and global currencies with Kerri Fletcher, Foreign Exchange and Money Market Sales at RMB.
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What's happening on the bond markets? (Business Day TV)

2017-09-05
RMB Fixed Income Specialist Gordon Kerr looks at the day that was on the bond scene.
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Diversity in the Workplace (Classic FM)

2017-09-05
Classic FM's Classic Business Show hosted a panel discussion on diversity in the workplace. Liesl Bebb-McKay, Head of Disruption and Innovation at Rand Merchant Bank, shares their view on overcoming diversity issues.
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Kenyan shilling tumbles after Supreme Court annuls election

2017-09-01
Kenya’s shares and dollar bonds plummeted on Friday while its shilling currency fell after the Supreme Court declared President Uhuru Kenyatta’s election win invalid.
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Kenya's post-election markets outlook with Jaron Meyerson (CNBC Africa)

2017-08-31
Jaron Meyerson, Africa Desk Trader at RMB, takes a look at market movement in post-elections Kenya.
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A look at the commodities market (CNBC Africa)

2017-08-31
A look at the commodities market with Ebrahim Patel, commodities specialist at RMB.
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