Africa Risk Reward Index

Victory for Joe Biden in the recently concluded US elections has been met with enthusiasm in many parts of the world, and Africa is no exception....

Zimbabwe once again faces a period of extreme macroeconomic instability. Ineffective policymaking has seen the country flip-flopping between...

Now that many statistical authorities have put out economic growth figures for the first two quarters of the year, we are able to compare our...

Zambia is expected to become the SSA region’s first Covid-19-related (albeit not pandemic-originated) distressed debt exchange (DDE) casualty....

The COVID-19 outbreak has devastated city tourism, with global city arrivals forecast to decline 58% in 2020. Inbound arrivals to the Middle East...

In the face of delayed or belated GDP releases, PMIs give us a sense of how the crisis is affecting some of Africa’s key economies. Indications...

Consumer spending in North Africa will not only take a knock due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but consumer spending patterns will also shift....