Codel partners with GMEX to create a new hybrid paradigm for commodities

Codel, the digital notary service provider, today announced a partnership with GMEX Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of GMEX Group, and provider of multi-asset exchange trading and post trade technology solutions

World Bank Article – Author Steve Round

Can ‘fintech’ innovations impact financial inclusion in developing countries?

Template for Change: How corporate initiatives are empowering women smallholder farmers in Malawi

Women smallholder farmers form the backbone of Malawi’s agricultural workforce, yet their average productivity per hectare still remains far lower than that of their male counterparts. In this article, Mike O’Hara and Nicola Tavendale of The Realization Group discuss with Hirander Misra of GMEX Group and FinComEco, Kristian Schach Møller of the Agricultural Commodity Exchange […]

A New Approach: Improving Smallholder Farmers Prospects in Malawi and Beyond in Sub Saharan Africa

The backbone of Malawi’s economy remains its agricultural output, with smallholder farmers in turn forming the vast majority of this sector’s workforce. Yet while agricultural production forms some 39% of the nation’s GDP, its smallholder farmer workforce continues to face a number of constraints.

Press Release – FinComEco launches in Africa to facilitate smallholder farmers

Delivering an integrated Financial & Commodities Ecosystem efficiently linking supply to demand

Mauritius, London, 24 April 2017. FinComEco, a fully integrated Financial & Commodities Ecosystem launches today providing services, financing, capacity building and enablement solutions.

World Exchange Congress 2017: First step – get domestic capital markets right

Here are some key points from the panel on “Alternative exchanges and connecting the African markets: What do you need to know?” at the World Exchange Congress 2017 in Budapest.

ACE Rural Strategy 2020

ACE is all about linking farmers to markets, addressing key gaps in agricultural value chains that prevent farmers from becoming integrated and competitive market actors by providing essential supporting functions to the value chain. ACE’s three core pillars, Market Information, the Warehouse Receipt System (WRS) and Trade Facilitation, service the specific needs of farmers in […]

Hirander Misra: “Africa needs development that is both tangible and game changing”

Africa is a land of opportunities. But one needs to know where to look for them and how to tap into those opportunities.