Data Hub

Get an Unparalleled Overview of African Economies with Full Access to

Over 26 Million Data Points

The Data Hub allows you to query each of the available seven datasets individually, produce time series analysis, extract the customised reports and easily comingle datasets.

Retrieve Specific
Economic Data
Access +26.5 million data records for +50,000 key economic and financial data indicators

AFED aggregates macroeconomic data from local, regional and international sources into one data platform. There are often several sources for each indicator, thus allowing you a variety of choices to choose from

Monitor Daily
Exchange Rates
Monitor daily foreign exchange rates and retrieve historical daily rates dating back to 1st January 1999.

Choose between base currency, day, range, daily, monthly and yearly

Check Current
Interest Rates
Monitor interest rates issued by African countries and be informed every time a new rate is published.

AFED covers 62 types of interest rates including liquidity swap, prime rate, short & medium-term lending rates, interbank rates and savings rates.

Keep up to date with economic calendars

Use the calendars to keep up to date with forthcoming events from multiple sources.

You will then receive notifications by email every time new information is released and sources are updated.

Economic Data

Be the first to hear about economic announcements including the release of latest GDP figures and changes to interest rate policies

Bond Auctions

Get a list of future auction dates for all government debt securities along with announcements and results data

African Public Holidays

Be notified when banks, stock exchanges and other financial institutions are closed for business
Easily Check
Closing Prices
Get direct access to both equity and bond
official pricing data.

The data sets contains pricing data for all the securities traded on any of the 24 African securities exchanges, with data going back to January 2007. In addition, access adjusted pricing data from 18 African stock exchanges.

Check Fixed Income Reference Data
Get direct access to static data outlining key terms and conditions, including interest and maturity details, for African debt securities as well as prices for listed bonds.

Make Informed Decisions

Data is Reported as Published by the Source
Gain valuable insight from the data's depth, breadth and scope
Display your data visually using the sophisticated charting functionality
Analyse data always accredited and reported as published by the source

Tailor Economic Data to your Own Criteria

Choose to Receive Economic Data either via:

The Online Platform

FTP Feeds
Country Profile, Sector Focus, Data Hub > Economic Data, Data Hub > Key Interest Rates, Data Hub > Economic Calendar

Application Program Interface(API)

Excel - Directly Query the Economic Data via Excel
Email Alerts (forthcoming)

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