BRIGHT AFRICA 2017

Our Bright Africa research initiative was launched in 2013. Access updates on Africa’s infrastructure development, imports and exports, institutional investors and both listed and unlisted markets. For the latest research, click here to view Bright Africa 2018. 01...

El Niño report – June 2016

Despite its ominous name, El Niño is a natural meteorological event that occurs every seven to eight years. While the impacts of this cyclical event are somewhat predictable, the severity of the latest episode and spill-overs into the socio-economic and macroeconomic...

Africa’s exports by product

Many countries and regions rely heavily on extractive industries for Africa’s exports. These include Nigeria, Southern Africa, Central Africa and the Maghreb region. Countries with more exposure to extractive industries have done well in the past decade as...