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27 June 2019
Facebook has announced that it is to launch Libra, a global digital currency, backed by some of the biggest names in financial services and tech including Visa, Mastercard, Uber and Spotify. The aim is to provide instant international money transfers by blockchain...
30 May 2019
A Key Milestone Towards the Establishment of a Single African Market The agreement (the "CFTA Agreement") establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (the "CFTA") enters into force on 30 May 2019. The CFTA Agreement was signed by...
7 March 2019
Clifford Chance experts take a bird’s eye view of fintech developments across EMEA and how regulators are responding.
19 February 2019
Welcome to this year’s review of global M&A. We look ahead to some of the trends that may shape M&A in 2019, a year where successful boards and investors will identify opportunity amid the challenges of trade tensions, political uncertainty and increasing...
31 January 2019
Technology continues to have an enormous impact on financial services and the pace of change shows no signs of abating. Following the bold predictions we made last year, we highlight the five stand-out trends for fintech in 2019.
19 April 2018
Technology is transforming the energy sector. It’s driving efficiency, cutting costs and helping energy companies to better understand their customers, but that transformation comes with a number of challenges. Our experts outline the trends that will have...
28 March 2018
On March 21, 2018, at an African Union ("AU") summit in Kigali, Rwanda (the "Summit"), the leaders of 44 African countries signed an agreement (the "CFTA Agreement") to establish the African Continental Free Trade Area (the "CFTA")....
26 March 2018
As every news cycle brings further revelations about the alleged misuse of personal data by social media companies and political consultants, regulators, politicians and the public are more concerned than ever with what happens to information placed online, who...
20 March 2017
The African telecoms client newsletter brings you the key regulatory and legal developments in the telecoms sector across Africa. This issue focuses on the December 2016 – February 2017 period, which saw Algeria pass a new telecoms law, Orange see its licence...
15 February 2017
The future role of Africa in international trade and the challenges and risks that banks and corporates in East Africa face in successfully raising capital were just some of the topics that were covered during Clifford Chance’s Risk and Raising Capital Conference...