BRIEF-UAE's Union Properties board recommends FY stock dividend
* Board recommends stock dividend of 8 percent for year 2016 Source: (http://bit.ly/2nVco8V) Further company coverage:
Feb 14 Ecobank Transnational Inc:
* Says African export-import bank and Ecobank signed memorandum of understanding (MOU) to promote joint corporate objectives
* Says Afreximbank and ecobank will design joint innovative and tailor-made financial instruments and solutions
* Initiatives envisaged include creation of $500 million programme dedicated to financing trade among afreximbank member countries where ecobank conducts business Source: bit.ly/2lbJf7y Further company coverage: (Bangalore.firstname.lastname@example.org)
ACAPULCO, Mexico, March 25 Mexican financiers and politicians blasted populism at a top banking conference this week in a thinly veiled attack on the frontrunner for the 2018 presidential election - but some worry they overdid it and may have played right into his hands.