Africa Country Risk Views

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Long-Term Risks To The Naira

The Nigerian naira has recovered from its 2013 lows of around NGN164.00/US$ in September to trade at NGN158.53/US$ on the interbank market at the time of writing on December 4. Although this recovery...

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Defeat Of The M23: First Thoughts

The crushing defeat inflicted by UN-backed Congolese troops on the M23 rebels offers hope that Kinshasa may succeed in imposing government control over the chaotic province of North Kivu. It remains...

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Headwinds Growing For Economy

We are below-consensus, forecasting that South Africa's economy will growth by just 2.5% in 2014 (versus Bloomberg consensus of 3.0%). Our view is predicated on several concerning factors including...

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