Egyptian and Moroccan Banks Among Biggest in Africa

Figures published by The Banker magazine show that banks in Egypt and Morocco account for about a quarter of the combined Tier 1 capital and assets of Africa banks; and forty two of the largest 100 banks in Africa are based in North Africa. The ABA's Editor has prepared a handy table to summarise the relative size of Africa banking systems. 

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Saudi Government Budget for 2017: Analysis and Statistics

Saudi Arabia's budget for 2017 projects a sharp rise in revenue and a halving of the deficit. Expenditure is due to rise by 8%. The ABA's Editor, Andrew Cunningham, analyses the Saudi budget statement and provides some statistical tables.

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