Is Botswana Bouncing Back and Deserving of Rating Upgrade?

    Is Botswana Bouncing Back and Deserving of Rating Upgrade? By: Jeremy Weltman Published on: Friday, October 20, 2017 S&P might be about to downgrade the issuer, but Euromoney’s experts say the risk situation is now improving. Order Diamond in the rough: There are signs that Botswana remains an attractive investment opportunity Botswana’s risk…

Are You an Investment Consultant? UK Antitrust Watchdog Is Coming After You?

    Are You an Investment Consultant? UK Antitrust Watchdog Is Coming After You?   The Financial Times (London) reports that the the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has handed a probe into the investment consultancy industry, whose biggest companies collectively oversee £1.6 trillion of assets, to its fellow regulator, the Competition Market Authority (CMA). This…

Africa Is Still Running Elitist Universities and Widening Inequality

  Africa Is Still Running Elitist Universities and Widening Inequality   Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have failed to move their tertiary education systems from highly elitist to mass-based when compared with other regions in the world, according to a new World Bank study. According to the report Sharing Higher Education’s Promise Beyond the Few in Sub-Saharan Africa,…