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Something is not right with the latest review of Nigerian stock market indices

The Nigerian Stock Exchange during the week announced the expected review of the NSE 30, and the six sectoral...


4 reasons why Nigerian stocks are suddenly falling again

The Nigerian All Share Index fell for the second straight day on Thursday to 1.6%. The stock market snapped...


Likely effect of an Etisalat solvency on the profits of these banks

Summary: An equivalent of 49% of the profits made by Fidelity Bank in 2016 could be lost Access Bank...



SBM Jollof Index shows Nigerians are spending more

The SBM Jollof index is a composite index that tracks the prices of the main ingredients used to prepare...


Travis Kalanick Fall, experts share lessons for Nigerian start-ups

Travis Kalanick founder of ride sharing app Uber, yesterday resigned from his post as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of...


5 post retirement ideas you should share with your parents

It’s about that time when your folks have to readjust to a new phase in life- retirement. After several...


Christmas comes early for Nigerian ETF investors

The Nigerian stock market has been showing great improvement since the beginning of May 2017 with most of the...


Nigeria’s pension fund assets surge to a record N6.5 trillion

The total assets of Nigerian Pension funds grew by 3 per cent between March and April 2017 to a...


Sequence of events that led to the exit of Etisalat UAE

Nigeria’s fourth largest GSM service provider Etisalat Nigeria announced on Tuesday that its parent company, Etisalat UAE has decided...


Currency futures Trading volume wanes as rates converge

The volume of trade in the Nigerian currency futures market has dropped dramatically since the CBN came up with...


How Diaspora Bonds Work

Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun recently revealed the Federal Governments (FG) plans to launch a $300 million diaspora bond...


Nigerian Stocks 20/6/2017

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 20th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


Difference between FGN Savings and Treasury Bills

Before now the retail investors in Nigeria who wanted to invest in risk free short-term dated interested yielding securities...


Either of these events could end the best stock market run ever

The Nigerian stock market is currently and arguably on its best bullish run on record. It has gained a...


7 funding options available to Etisalat to avoid going bust

Etisalat UAE, the largest shareholder in Nigeria’s third largest GSM Network, Etisalat Nigeria, may have discretely agreed to pull out...


Minority Shareholders of these foreign owned companies are about to get roasted

The recent spate of rights issues and forex loans being converted into equity by multinational companies could leave minority...


4 banking stocks that still appear ‘cheap’

The Nigerian Stock Exchange is currently riding on its longest bullish run in over a decade. The All Share...


Cryptocurrency: 6 risks you need to know about

If you have investing about N1 million in bitcoins in January this year, chances are that the investing will...


These states have the highest inflation rate in Nigeria

The National Bureau of Statistics reported earlier in the week that the inflation rate for May was 16.25%. This...


List of Dividends announced so far in 2017 (Updated June 16, 2017)

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


Nigerian Stocks 15/6/2017 – May and Baker gains 200% in 12 days

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 15th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


BOOM! Zenith Bank hits one year high – Nigerian Stocks 14/6/2017

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 14th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


5 reasons why the CBN may not meet its 11% inflation target

Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele speaking at a hearing organized by the Senate, said the CBN was targeting 11%...


YUGE: PwC report forecast Nigeria will be fastest growing Entertainment & Media Market in the World

The most rapid growth rates in E&M revenues over the coming five years will be in less-developed markets and...


Official: Treasury Bills Calendar For 2017 (Q1-Q3)

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria has released its 2017 first & second quarter Treasury Bills Issuance Calendar. See...


Nigerian Stocks 13/6/2017

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 13th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


Nigerian Stocks 12/6/2017: Stocks close lower as Ashaka Cement Pops

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 12th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


Nigerian Stocks 9/6/2017: Forte Oil gains 36% in three days

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 9th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


Nigerian Stocks 8/6/2017: Seplat Pops 10%

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 8th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


Nigerian Stocks 7/6/2017 – Forte Oil Breaks Past N50

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 7th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...