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What Is The Stock Market?

The stock market refers to the collection of markets and exchanges. This is where you can buy, sell and short stocks in publicly held companies like [wiki]Apple[/wiki], [wiki]Google[/wiki] and [wiki]Safaricom[/wiki]. You can learn more about what a stock is and more, please read our article What is a Stock. It

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What Is A Stock?

A [wiki]stock[/wiki] (also known as a share) is a unit or piece of ownership in a company. Each share is worth a certain amount of money based on what the company is worth. A company will issue shares to investors in order to raise money so that they can grow

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Wave of Afro-optimism found amongst Africa’s youth 

AFRICA YOUTH SURVEY 2020 [wiki]The African Youth Survey 2020[/wiki] has discovered a strong optimism for the future amongst Africa’s youth. Fourteen countries across the African continent took part in The African Youth Survey 2020, which had as its aim to discover the attitudes and feelings of the continent’s 18-24 year

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The Importance of Trust

Trust is very important for a strong economy. People can only do business if they can trust that others will keep to their agreements. Kenneth Arrow, who won the [wiki]Nobel Prize[/wiki] in Economics in 1972, believed that a lack of trust was a huge factor keeping developing countries poor. However,

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Introduction to Interest Rates 2.0

This article is sponsored by REdy Money, your destination for all things finance and banking. WHAT IS AN INTEREST RATE? An interest rate is a percent of an amount of money. This percent is set by the bank. An interest rate shows you how much interest you get on your

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