Tag: FDI

What’s happened to FDI in Sub-Saharan Africa? Commerzbank’s Christian Toben explains in Banker Africa magazine

In an op-ed for Banker Africa magazine, Christian Toben, regional head of Africa at Commerzbank, sets out the challenges facing foreign direct investment (FDI) flows to the continent, and looks for ways to bring them back up to scratch. FDI has been vital to the growth of Sub-Saharan Africa’s economies. Inflows were promising over the last …

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Local knowledge and digital solutions are vital to outward FDI, says UniCredit’s Gianfranco Bisagni in new treasurer’s guide

Outward foreign direct investment (FDI) is on the increase among European corporates, but as they look to expand their reach into new markets, these firms must find ways to overcome a number of challenges, says Gianfranco Bisagni, Co-Head of Corporate & Investment Banking at UniCredit, in TMI’s new transaction banking guide, Going Global, Going Digital. …

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Moorgate’s Robert Kelsey contributes to Commonwealth Business Forum in Malta

Moorgate CEO Robert Kelsey presented to a packed Commonwealth Business Forum in Malta in a session entitled “Briefing for Investment Promotion Agencies”. Robert spoke about the need to address various audiences when encouraging trade or direct investment, not just corporate investors. He explained the “Moorgate Ladder” (a borrower’s credit journey towards attracting long-term financing) and …

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