CATEGORY: INVESTING

How Stanbic IBTC Mutual Fund Performed In 2016

Nairametrics| Stanbic IBTC Absolute Fund made an 11.5% return for the year ended Dec. 31 2016 and its asset...


How They Are All Connected To The Etisalat Web Of Debt

Nairametrics| With Etisalat, the duo of the Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) have a big...


Why GTB Did Better Than Zenith In 2016

Nairametrics| Zenith Bank and GT Bank are two of the most profitable banks in Nigerian history. They were both...



Analysis: Deal or No Deal? FGN Savings Bond

Nairametrics| The Debt Management Office on behalf of the Federal Government officially launched its FGN Savings Bond Issue on...


It’s Here: Details of The FGN Savings Bond That Will Be Sold This Week

Nairametrics| The Debt Management Office has released details of its debut FGN Saving Bonds. The Bond is expected to...


Analysis: Largest Mutual Fund Managers by Asset In Nigeria

Nairametrics| Not too long ago Quantitative Financial Analytics reported that FBN Capital Asset management lost its position as the...


Analysis: How Much GTB Made From Devaluation

Nairametrics| For a lot of Nigerians, the devaluation of the Naira in 2016 was painful, especially when you consider the negative...


Analysis: “Strong Buy” Recommended After GTB’s Record Breaking Profit

GTB released its 2016 FY results showing profits rose 33% to N132 billion. Here is a cursory analysis of...


5 Possible Reasons Why Etisalat Defaulted

Nairametrics| Business definitely looked rosier for Etisalat after six months of operations in Nigeria. The telecoms company with a...


Official: Treasury Bills Calendar For First & Second Quarter of 2017

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


What You Need To Know About The New FGN Savings Bond

Nairametrics| The Debt Management Office of Nigeria launched a new retail investment program called the FGN Savings Bonds. In...


What Shell’s Bonga Shutdown Means For The Nigerian Economy

Nairametrics| Nigeria has had what you can describe as one of the best two quarters since the Buhari administration.  The...


Deal: Regency Alliance And NEM Insurance Merge Ghana Units?

Nairametrics|Regency Alliance Insurance recently put out a notice to the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) that its subsidiary in Ghana...



Naira Depreciation Cost Nestle N23 billion In Exchange Rate Loss

Nairametrics| Nestle Nigeria Plc released its 2016 results showing revenues rose 20% to N181.9 billion (2015: N151.2 billion). Profit after...


Exclusive: How Dangote Cement Avoided N64.4 billion Tax Charge In 2016 FY Results

Nairametrics| It’s not every Nigerian company that gets to claim a tax benefit from a Scheme that’s currently under...


Analysis: Dangote Cement Beats Estimates; Post N186.6 Billion Profits

Commentary This morning, Dangote Cement Plc (DANGCEM) released its audited FY 16 results with EPS of N11.34 — 6%...


Analysis: Zenith Bank Beats Estimates, “Strong Buy” Implied

Analysis of Zenith Bank’s 2016 Full Year Results Commentary Zenith Bank Plc. (Zenith) kicked off the FY 2016 earnings...


When To Avoid Selling A Stock Before It’s Marked Down

Nairametrics| So let’s assume you buy a stock for N2.50 and it is currently trading at N3 per share. The...


Chart: Effect of FPI on Nigerian Stocks

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Stock Exchange has published its data on Local and Foreign portfolio transactions in the Nigerian Stock...