Africa Country Risk Views

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Appreciation To Prove Temporary

We expect the appreciation of the Egyptian pound following the foreign exchange auction to prove temporary and anticipate deprecation to resume in the coming months. Whilst current levels may be...

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The Global Impact Of US Syria Strike

US airstrikes against Syria would have consequences beyond the Middle East. Despite their opposition, Russia and China may see some unexpected benefits, while North Korea will be nervous.

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Mining Boom Cushions Fiscal Crisis

An iron ore boom is causing growth to pick up in the Republic of the Congo, an oil-dependent economy facing declining energy production. New sources of fiscal revenue will mitigate the impact that...

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