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Stock Market / Finance in Burkina Faso

  • London eyes dual listings on west African capital markets

    BENIN, 2015/05/10 Following on from partnerships and dual listings with a number of African capital markets, the London Stock Exchange (LSE) is looking to foster dual listings with the West African regional exchange. “We are looking to attract and encourage dual listings,” Ibukun Adebayo, co-chief of emerging markets at the LSE Group, tells This Is Africa during an event on west African capital markets. “Listing with the LSE provides profile and additional liquidity in nations promoting dual listings.”
  • IMF approves US$4.84m for Burkina Faso

    BURKINA FASO, 2013/07/03  The Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved the disbursement to Burkina Faso of an all equivalent to Appropriate Drawing Rights (SDR) of 3.225 million (about US$4.84 million). IMF, reported Tuesday that the Board's decision was based on the completion of the sixth review of a three-year arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) for Burkina Faso. IMF said the approval brought the total disbursements under the arrangement to SDR 79.049 million (about US$118.75 million).