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Is a bank bailout possible in Uganda?

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A few weeks ago, the Uganda Bankers Association hosted the 2nd Annual Bankers Conference. It was a conversation for the whole day. The topic “Financial Sector Stability: Managing Risk in Growing & Fast-Changing Environment”. Quite timely. Why? Two factors. Technology and Regulation. The two are linked. For banks to continue “innovating” around financial services, they […]

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What if we had let Crane Bank fail(?)

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“The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.” ― Sun Tzu, The Art of War It is July 2015. The big news. Several companies are seeking a government bailout. The figure. About Shs1.3trillion. The economy is in slowdown mode. Some of the companies are heavily leveraged. The bailout could save them […]