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Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 11/15/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped by 0.76%.

Nigerians react as NBS claims lack of funds is delaying unemployment report

NBS' Yemi Kale had tweeted that the reason the unemployment report has not been released is because there is no money allocated to his agency.

Flutterwave is aiming to be the Google of payments

Flutterwave, recently held a press conference, and Nairametrics was there.

Investment options for the salary earners

Since salary is assumed to be the only source of income for the salaried, it is advisable that such an individual fortify himself financially before investing.

These Seasoning cubes are setting the Nigerian food market on fire

Over the years, food seasoning has formed a very important aspect of cooking.

Tracker: Nigeria’s External Reserve now at $41.6billion as at 13th November 2018

Nigeria's External Reserve was $41,666,511,222  as at November 13th, 2018.

NM Partners

WISCAR to hold its 2018 annual leadership and mentoring Conference

WISCAR has become known for its bold initiatives aimed at helping to bridge that gap through its mentoring programme.

E-Settlement Partners Seriate for acquisition and deployment of 20,000 mPOS

Nigeria’s fastest growing agency banking provider, E-Settlement has partnered Seriate Limited.

Metrofile Group appoints Babatunde Osho as Nigerian CEO

Metrofile Group has announced the appointment of Mr. Babatunde Osho as it’s new Managing Director for Nigeria. 

Times Multimedia partners CNN over premium news and entertainment platform

TMM, a media, digital publishing and technology company, is proud to formally announce an exclusive partnership with CNN.

Tribute to Apostle Hayford Alile; former Director – General of the NSE

My Lords Spiritual, My Lords Temporal, The Family of Late Apostle Hayford Alile, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen. Earlier on today, the stockbroking community together with...

MTN Partner Summit: building partnerships and bonds that will stand the test of time

MTN Nigeria is about to redefine the meaning of partnership and with all we experienced on Thursday, October 8th, 2018, at the Landmark Event Centre at the MTN Partners Summit, they may just achieve that sooner than we expect.

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 11/15/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped by 0.76%.

These companies will pay N127.2 million for delaying their financial reports

The four companies were fined for failing to release their financial results on time.

All Share Index dips as Unity Bank continues upward swing

The Nigerian Stock Exchange closed on a negative note today as the All Share Index fell by 0.06% to close at 32,133.58 basis points. Year to...

NSE confirms 44 high-profile speakers for ASEA conference 2018

The NSE has unveiled 44 renowned speakers for ASEA conference 2018. 

Higher costs may lead to poor FY 2018 for Eterna Plc

Increased material costs may lead to a decline in Eterna Plc’s profit, and a flat dividend payment for the 2018 financial year.

Investment options for the salary earners

Since salary is assumed to be the only source of income for the salaried, it is advisable that such an individual fortify himself financially before investing.

E-Settlement Partners Seriate for acquisition and deployment of 20,000 mPOS

Nigeria’s fastest growing agency banking provider, E-Settlement has partnered Seriate Limited.

Metrofile Group appoints Babatunde Osho as Nigerian CEO

Metrofile Group has announced the appointment of Mr. Babatunde Osho as it’s new Managing Director for Nigeria. 

These companies will pay N127.2 million for delaying their financial reports

The four companies were fined for failing to release their financial results on time.

NSE amends dealing member rules

NSE released amendments to its dealing member rules.

Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc makes series of appointments

Stanbic IBTC Holdings announced a series of management changes across the group.

Latest Posts

WISCAR to hold its 2018 annual leadership and mentoring Conference

WISCAR has become known for its bold initiatives aimed at helping to bridge that gap through its mentoring programme.

E-Settlement Partners Seriate for acquisition and deployment of 20,000 mPOS

Nigeria’s fastest growing agency banking provider, E-Settlement has partnered Seriate Limited.

NIGERIA: Daily Parallel Market Exchange Rate (November 15th, 2018)

Parallel market exchange rate between the Naira and three of the world's major currencies.

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 11/15/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped by 0.76%.

How to Invest

Market/economic insight: the weekly brief ( November 5th – 9th 2018)

The performance of the Nigerian Equity Market returned bullish last week with the index (NSE ASI) up by 0.23% WTD to close at an index level of 32,200.21 and Market capitalization of N11.76 trillion.

Eurobonds in Nigeria: What they are and how to invest in them

eurobonds are bonds that are denominated in a currency other than that of the issuer.

How I Would Invest My Mother’s Retirement Funds

After weighing all the pros and cons, this is how I have decided to invest her money.

How To Cut Your Losses in a Bearish Market

Consult an investment advisor or broker before taking investment decisions.

STOCK IDEAS

Market/economic insight: the weekly brief ( November 5th – 9th 2018)

The performance of the Nigerian Equity Market returned bullish last week with the index (NSE ASI) up by 0.23% WTD to close at an index level of 32,200.21 and Market capitalization of N11.76 trillion.

Buy/Sell/Hold: Why you should HOLD FBN Holdings stocks

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list are drawn from the top losers and gainers of the prior week.

Fewer nuts to crack this year for Presco

The company’s activities include the cultivation of oil palm as well as the extraction

Have these banks on your watchlist this week

Stocks to watch comprises the top gainers and losers from the previous week.

Mutual Funds

September mutual fund performance ranking

The Nigerian stock market continued its lacklustre performance in September by recording a month to date, MTD, negative performance of 6.05% to bring its Year to date, YTD, performance to minus 14.39%.

Pension fund multi fund structure performance

There is no doubt that the multi fund structure has begun with the right foot forward.

RSA and retiree pension fund ranking for August 2018

Among the RSA funds the highest positive return for the month was recoded by Veritas Glanvills RSA Pension.

‘Best and worst’ performing mutual funds in August

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

Financial Literacy

Investment options for the salary earners

Since salary is assumed to be the only source of income for the salaried, it is advisable that such an individual fortify himself financially before investing.

PenCom releases guidelines on voluntary contribution under the contributory pension scheme

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) recently released guidelines (the Guidelines) to provide clarity on voluntary contributions (VCs) under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS).

Understanding dirty vs clean price in bond investing

Most Nigerian bonds quoted on FMDQ website are priced or quoted clean.

Understanding stock trading orders

Stock investing is so different from going to the market to buy groceries or electronics.

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...

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...

#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,...

Corporate Profiles

How Peter Amangbo became the CEO of one of Nigeria’s biggest banks

When Zenith Bank Plc recently released its third quarter 2018 financial report, Nairametrics was quick to associate it wirh Mr. Peter Amangbo.  

Special focus on Nigeria’s outstanding professionals: Nonso Okpala, GMD/CEO, VFD Group

create a niche for VFD Group in the corporate world. Nonso Okpala’s experience and intelligence has driven his entrepreneurial passion into national reckoning

Tara Fela Durotoye, selling the dreams of beauty to the world 

Several years ago, the makeup industry in the country was virtually non-existent, or at least not at the level of sophistication witnessed in recent times

Meet Tomi Somefun, the woman in charge of Unity Bank Plc 

As is the case all over the world, there are few women heading top executive positions in Nigeria’s corporate space.

Podcast

BHH Podcast: The story behind Printivo Oluyomi Ojo

Business Half Hour is a podcast show targeted at Startups and Entrepreneurs.

EMM Podcast: How new minimum wage affects you

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

BHH Podcast: How my Graphics design business need turned me to a Professional Photographer by Jide Odukoya

Business Half Hour is a podcast show targeted at Startups and Entrepreneurs.

EMM Podcast: How can one survive with a minimum wage of N22,500

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