Lagos remains the state with the highest debt profile

Nigerian total debt stock stood at $73.21 billion in Q2 2018.

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Lagos remains the state with the highest debt profile

Nigerian total debt stock stood at $73.21 billion in Q2 2018.

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 9/20/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on positive note as the all share index rose 0.33%.

Mobile data in Nigeria among Africa’s cheapest

The high fee charged by MNOs on the continent makes the cost of data very expensive for most Africans.

Emerging markets getting “A Relief”

In Africa, the Nigerian All Share Index rose by 0.56% on Tuesday.

‘Best and worst’ performing mutual funds in August

The selection is based on analysis conducted by Quantitative Financial Analytics.

Humble Pie: What Nigerian Government said about Nigeria Air Months ago

Hadi Sirika has announced that FG has suspended the launch of the proposed National carrier, Nigeria Air.

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GDL organizes conference on building transgenerational businesses for business sector players

Growth and Development Limited (GDL), a financial services group committed to creating wealth and transforming society took their efforts into generating value for the...

Dangote launches ‘BlocMaster’ for cement moulders

Multitude of block makers in attendance lauded the company’s innovative efforts.

Emefiele, Elumelu, IMF Chief, others for FMDA Conference

2018 Financial Markets Conference of the Financial Markets Dealers Association (FMDA).

FBNQuest lends its support to raising cancer awareness in Nigeria

In furtherance of this, FBNQuest Merchant Bank joined the 2018 NSE Corporate Challenge to support the fight against cancer.

The 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend set to hold in November

Now in its third year, the GTBank Fashion Weekend has become the premier consumer-focused event.

I-invest will herald Nigeria’s evolution into a high-savings society

I-invest will enable Nigerians to invest in T-Bills from any location at their convenience.

Difference Between Trade & Settlement Dates

This is where the disparity between the trade and settlement date occurs.

Dailu update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc.

The OBB and OVN rates remained relatively stable, closing today at 4.17% and 4.75% respectively,

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 9/20/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on positive note as the all share index rose 0.33%.

‘Best and worst’ performing mutual funds in August

The selection is based on analysis conducted by Quantitative Financial Analytics.

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc.

We expect rates to remain moderated tomorrow due to expected inflows from OMO T-bill maturities (c.N218bn).

Difference Between Trade & Settlement Dates

This is where the disparity between the trade and settlement date occurs.

Resort Saving blames suspension in trading for delay in Milost deal

Resort Savings and Loans Plc has attributed the delay in Milost Global injecting funds to a technical suspension on its stock.

Armed robbery attack at a Union Bank branch leaves two dead

There was an incident of armed robbery attack yesterday at a Union Bank Plc branch in Ekiti State.

Nestoil’s CEO demands FG to increase gas pipeline in Nigeria

The businessman made this demand at the 2018 International  Pipeline Technology and Security Conference.

Ekocorp Plc announces new appointment to its Board

The EKO represents the first letter of the surname of each of the 3 founders.

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Lagos remains the state with the highest debt profile

Nigerian total debt stock stood at $73.21 billion in Q2 2018.

Stakeholders are displeased with MTN over constant infractions

Some stakeholders in the Nigerian Stock Exchange have expressed displeasure over MTN's constant infractions and troubles with the Nigerian authorities.

Monster Energy drink leads Nigeria’s Energy drink market amidst health concerns

In recent times, there has been an increase in the number of energy drinks in the Nigerian market.

‘Best and worst’ performing mutual funds in August

The selection is based on analysis conducted by Quantitative Financial Analytics.

FG explains sale of its 21% shares in security printing company to CBN

The FG has signed over 21% of its ownership rights in NSPM to the CBN.

Coca Cola’s interest in cannabis presents export opportunities for Nigeria

Coca-Cola said it has developed an interest in the cannabis drinks market.

I-invest will herald Nigeria’s evolution into a high-savings society

I-invest will enable Nigerians to invest in T-Bills from any location at their convenience.

Banks to pay N10,000 fine for every failed electronic funds transfer

CBN to sanction banks for every failed electronic money transfer.

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Lagos remains the state with the highest debt profile

Nigerian total debt stock stood at $73.21 billion in Q2 2018.

Difference Between Trade & Settlement Dates

This is where the disparity between the trade and settlement date occurs.

Dailu update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc.

The OBB and OVN rates remained relatively stable, closing today at 4.17% and 4.75% respectively,

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 9/20/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on positive note as the all share index rose 0.33%.

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How To Cut Your Losses in a Bearish Market

Consult an investment advisor or broker before taking investment decisions.

How to Know If It’s A Ponzi Scheme

If it is too good to be true then it really isn't true!

What you need to know about Portfolio Diversification

You may have heard the statement, don’t carry all your eggs in one basket.

Pay attention to this when you want to choose the right Mutual Fund

All mutual fund investment companies are required to register in Nigeria.

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Can Fidelity Bank Plc beat its all time best?

Fidelity Bank was incorporated on the 19th of November, 1987.

These penny stocks are on our watchlist this week

Stocks to watch comprises companies that were top gainers and losers last week.

Corporate Actions: New signings and a capital raise

Corporate actions are decisions taken by companies’ boards of directors.

Stocks to watch: A fiery AGM and the saga continues

Stocks to watch this week comprises the top gainers and losers for the prior week.

Mutual Funds

‘Best and worst’ performing mutual funds in August

The selection is based on analysis conducted by Quantitative Financial Analytics.

These are the fastest growing Mutual Funds in Nigeria in Q2 2018

Earlier in the year, mutual fund assets crossed the half trillion Naira mark.

Mutual Fund Prospectus explained – Part 2

A load is the fees investors pay for purchasing or selling mutual funds.

Mutual Fund Prospectus explained – Part 1

a mutual fund prospectus is an investor’s owner’s manual for a mutual fund.

Financial Literacy

Difference Between Trade & Settlement Dates

This is where the disparity between the trade and settlement date occurs.

What You Need To Know About The Term “Basis Point”

It is typically used to express differences in interest rates of less than 1% per year.

How To Cut Your Losses in a Bearish Market

Consult an investment advisor or broker before taking investment decisions.

What the terms ‘Capital Gains’ and ‘Investment Income’ mean

The terms Capital Gains and Investment Income are explained via clear and easy to understand illustrations.

Corporate Stories

Cement Wars: The battle for Cement dominance between Ibeto vs Dangote

A story of the battle for Cement dominance in Africa's largest economy, Nigeria.

Corporate Story: The rise and fall of HiTV

In this latest installment of Corporate Stories, we are going to tell the story of a young man, who dared to take on a mighty...

Corporate Stories: The back story behind the UBA & STB Merger

In this month's episode, we tell the story of how one of the biggest deals in Nigeria's corporate history was executed with the heart of...

#CorporateStories: Tiger Brands’ misadventure into Dangote Flourmills

This is a short account of the activities that underpinned Dangote Flour Mills’ remarkable 288% share price rally in 2016. The precursor to this, was...

#CorporateStories: NSE and the 14.29 protocol

This is a narration on a stock market phenomenon called 14.29. It explains how the stock prices of some listed companies act suddenly to achieve determined...

#CorporateStories: Eko Hospital and the ‘Barbarians’ at its gate

This story delves into the world of corporate mind games, maneuvers and one of the deftest company takeovers ever seen in Nigeria It all began in...

Corporate Profiles

Meet Bola Adesola, one of the few female bank CEOs in Nigeria

Bola Adesola is the CEO of Standard Chartered Bank and the only female CEO heading a Nigerian bank today.

Meet Adenike Ogunlesi, Nigeria’s Queen of Needle and Thread

Clothing is one of the basic needs for every human because of the necessity attached to it across the globe.

This Bank CEO has had it rough with the authorities this year

Virtually every young professional aspires to continuously climb the corporate ladder.

Meet Sola Akinlade, co-founder of Nigeria’s foremost payment platform Paystack

The Nigerian financial space is currently being disrupted by a group of new companies building Fintech solutions.

Podcast

EMM Podcast: What “black tax” means and how to avoid it

Everyday Money Matters is a Financial Literacy and Personal Finance radio show powered by Nairametrics.

BHH Podcast: The story behind SmartBcamp by John Obidi

On this thrilling episode, John Obidi, founder of SmartBcamp was with @Ugodre on Business Half Hour.

EMM Podcast: How to setup an investment club with friends

Everyday Money Matters is a Financial Literacy and Personal Finance radio show.

BHH Podcast: The story behind Jara.ng by Emeka Akano

On this episode, Emeka Akano, co-founder of Jara.ng shared his journey to entrepreneurship.