Thursday, November 30, 2023

Wall Street

October 14, 2023

Corruption not African issue; people ‘cooking books’ are in Europe: Adesina

“You have people cooking the books that are in the financial industry in Europe, not in Africa,” according to the AfDB president.

Dr Akinwumi Adesina
March 15, 2023

Worries as stock markets tumble globally

The S&P 500 on Wall Street lost 1.6 per cent at the start of trade, wiping out all of the previous day’s gains.

global stock markets
March 11, 2023

Silicon Valley Bank collapses, U.S. govt takes over

The bank, which serves some of the world’s most well-known tech investors, became one of the biggest banks to fail since the global financial crisis of 2008.

Silicon Valley Bank
October 26, 2022

Google parent company Alphabet’s profit declines

Google’s parent company Alphabet, on Tuesday, reported its third-quarter results, with profit and revenues missing Wall Street estimates.