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Daily Update: October 1, 2021

Start every business day with our analyses of the most pressing developments affecting markets today, alongside a curated selection of our latest and most important insights on the global economy. Despite the hope that the worst effects of the coronavirus crisis  are in the global economy’s rearview mirror, the road to …

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PAPSS to Help Africa Save $5bn Yearly in Payment Transaction Costs

By Adedapo Adesanya African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat have announced the commencement of the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) to facilitate trade across the continent. A brainchild of the African Union (AU), the PAPSS is a financial market infrastructure to enable …

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FACTBOX-Latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus

Japan will lift a state of emergency in all regions on Thursday as the number of new cases falls, while India reported the smallest daily rise in COVID-19 deaths since mid-March. DEATHS AND INFECTIONS * Eikon users, see COVID-19: MacroVitals for a case tracker and summary of …

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