Barclays Plc’s Kenyan unit said full- year profit declined 13 percent after bad-debt provisions surged and the east African nation’s fourth-biggest lender incurred reorganization costs.
Barclays Plc’s Mozambique unit got a 268.2 million-rand capital injection from its shareholders, most of which it will use to fund a new computer-services system.
The following uridashi bond went on sale. Uridashi bonds are debt issued in the euromarket and sold mainly to Japanese individual investors.
Namibia’s FTSE/Namibia Overall Index rose for the fourth day, gaining 0.9 percent to 862.64 by the 4 p.m. close in Windhoek, the highest close since May 10.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange All- Share Index increased for a fifth day, rising 0.2 percent to 24,485.17 by the 1 p.m. in Lagos, according to Bloomberg data.