Frontclear has developed a visible and trusted position as thought leader in money market matters.
Defining Interbank Impact Indicators. Frontclear Policy Brief #2:5 November 2021
Just Released: Impact Report 202010 June 2021
NBE and Frontclear to expand interbank knowledge26 May 2021
26 May 2021 – Today, the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) and Frontclear launched a market-wide programme to expand the financial sector’s knowledge of money and interbank markets.
Frontclear concludes a first GMRA documented cross-border repo in the Dominican Republic with Parallax Valores S.A. and Credit Suisse7 May 2021
May 2021. Frontclear, Credit Suisse and Parval concluded a USD 20 million repo trade, using locally issued Dominican Republic government bond collateral. This trade is the first ever cross-border repo trade in the country
FSD Africa Investments has announced a $3.2 million investment into MFS Africa and Frontclear meant to strengthen African financial markets.21 January 2020
MFS Africa secured a USD$1.2 million follow-on investment from FSD Africa Investments to support implementation of a new partnership with Visa. Meanwhile, Frontclear secured a USD$2 million investment from FSD Africa Investments to improve efficiencies and catalyse investment in the private sector
BOG GFIM Committee Launch Repo market Guidelines17 October 2019
The Banker Africa’s capital markets get fit for the modern ageKat Van Hoof 1 August 2019
Global Capital Ghana Road to RepoGlobal Capital 18 January 2019
Defining Interbank Impact Indicators. Frontclear Policy Brief #2:24 November 2021
Interbank Market Indicators: Robust measurement of development impact.2 November 2021
The study academically underpins the cornerstone position of interbank markets in financial markets, details the particular challenges in frontier markets and the important role of 'perceived' counterparty risk to their functioning. Finally, the study points to 6 market signals like interest rate spreads, unsecured v secured rates, maturity periods, etc, from which the researcher recommends 10 impact indicators to baseline and track the development of interbank markets over time. Frontclear commissioned a research study produced by Mrs. Esmie Kanyumbu, Senior Analyst at the Bank of Malawi and PhD researcher at the UK's Loughborough University.
Towards recovery and resilience in frontier financial markets26 April 2021
Accelerating Uganda’s repo market development11 February 2021
Accelerating Ghana’s repo market development25 November 2020
Debt capital markets in Africa – developments and challenges28 October 2020