CATEGORY: INVESTING

Top Nigerian Banks spend N6.1 billion as executive compensation for 2016

Ten of the largest quoted commercial banks in Nigeria incurred a total of about N6.1 billion in executive compensation...


Why Fidson may acquire May and Baker

Nairametrics| Though the Nigerian Stock Exchange has witnessed an uptick, stocks in the healthcare sector have typically being laggards....


Outstanding shares of all companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

The table below is the list of all the quoted companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange as at...



Average lending rate in Nigeria hit 30%pa, first time in 16 years

Data from the Central Bank of Nigeria reveal average lending rate from commercial banks in the country has now...




INVESTING TIPS – When to Buy or Sell Stocks

Nairametrics| Whilst there is no sure way to determining when to buy and sell stocks several ideas and methodologies...


Billions made as Nigerian stock market post best week since Buhari won election

The Nigerian All Share Index capped the week ended May 12 with one of the best runs we have...


List of Dividends announced so far in 2017 (Updated May 12, 2017)

Nairametrics| As audited accounts start to trickle in companies will propose dividend payments to their shareholders as recommended by...


What SEC says will happen to those who buy shares with false names

Nairametrics| The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has given a six month grace period to individuals who made illegal...


What payment sytems Nigerians used the most in 2016

Nairametrics| Mobile, Internet and POS transactions in Nigeria remained on a growth path in 2016 despite the recession and...


How to invest in treasury bills even if you don’t have N50 million

Nairametrics| The Federal Government in March increased the minimum amount required to partake in its biweekly treasury bills auction...


Flash: May 2017 FGN Savings Bond offered at higher interest

Nairametrics| The Debt Management Office has announced a new round of FGN Savings Bond set for May 8 2017...


Stanbic IBTC tops list of Nigeria’s largest mutual funds by AUM; See others

Nairametrics| Stanbic IBTC Asset Management has grown its assets by about 24% in the first quarter of 2017 to...


Nigerian Banks loan to deposit ratios rise to level not seen since 2009 banking crisis

Nairametrics| Data from the Central Bank of Nigeria reveals, loan to deposit ratios of deposit money banks in Nigeria...


Analysis of average return on equity of NSE 30 companies

Nairametrics| A review of about 30 of some of the most capitalized companies on the Nigerian Stock Exchange reveals...


Nigeria sells 1 year treasury bills at 18.8% interest (23% in true yield)

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Government via the CBN has sold treasury bills worth over N242 billion in 90 days, 182...


Nigerian Stocks: Will the 5 day winning streak fizzle out soon?

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Stock Exchange closed the week ending May 5th 2017 on a winning streak as the bulls...



Why recent oil price slide could affect outlook for exchange rate

Oil prices have extended losses this week with the Brent crude sliding by 2.4% to about $47 this week....