I just used UBA’s “LEO” and this is what I think

The UBA LEO chat banking bot was officially launched in January 2018.

Top Stories

Oando shares spike after Senate approved N348 billion outstanding subsidy claims for oil marketers

The Senate yesterday approved the payment of 348 billion outstanding subsidy claims to 74 petroleum marketers in the country.

How much Nigeria spends on foreign education and how to fix it

In a country where teachers are not being taken care of, not properly trained, and owed months and years of salaries.

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala joins Twitter board

Nigeria's former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo Iweala has been appointed to the board of social media platform Twitter. Twitter founder Jack Dorsey tweeted this...

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc

KEY INDICATORS Bonds The bond market opened weaker following the release Q3 2018 FGN Bond Calendar by the Debt Management Office. Yields expanded by c.7bps as...

Nigerian Sovereign Wealth Fund reduces exposure to the Middle East and the US

The Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) recently released its 2017 financial report.

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 7/19/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped -0.58%.

NM Partners

MD/CEO of Nestlé Nigeria appointed second VP of NECA

Nestlé Nigeria’s MD and CEO, Mr. Mauricio Alarcon has been appointed as second VP of NECA.

Get Rewarded with your FirstBank Naira MasterCard

FirstBank announced a promotional campaign to reward its customers for using their Naira MasterCard.

Zinox boss to FG: use technology to eradicate corporate debtors, boost economy

Leo Stan Ekeh has charged the Federal Government to leverage technology.

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc

KEY INDICATORS Bonds The bond market opened weaker following the release Q3 2018 FGN Bond Calendar by the Debt Management Office. Yields expanded by c.7bps as...

GT Bank trades heavy volumes as NSE stays red

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) continued its downtrend as the NSE All Share Index closed today at 36,470.5 basis points down 0.76%. Year to...

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 7/19/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped -0.58%.

What you need to know about target date funds

The Cordros recently launched what could be called Nigeria’s first target date funds and the media went agog with the news.

These are the latest treasury bills Primary Market Auction results

Treasury Bills are government securities sold by the CBN to the general public in return for interest payments.

What you need to know about target date funds

The Cordros recently launched what could be called Nigeria’s first target date funds and the media went agog with the news.

TMT Finance Africa 2018: Fintech Investors to meet in September

LONDON, United Kingdom, July 19, 2018: Close to US$100m of fundraising has been injected already in 2018 into Africa’s bourgeoning fintech and mobile payments...

Oando shares spike after Senate approved N348 billion outstanding subsidy claims for oil marketers

The Senate yesterday approved the payment of 348 billion outstanding subsidy claims to 74 petroleum marketers in the country.

Positive outlook as Africa FinTech attracts over $100 million in investments

Industry players in Nigeria's FinTech ecosystem will meet in London to deliberate on investment strategies. 

AFC grants Waltersmith Refinery $35 million debt facility

AFC has signed a $35 million debt facility agreement with Waltersmith Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited.

ETI appoints Patrick Akinwuntan MD-Designate Ecobank Nigeria

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) has announced the appointment of Patrick Akinwuntan as Managing Director (MD) Designate Ecobank Nigeria, subject to regulatory approval. Akinwuntan, replaces outgoing...

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NIGERIA: Daily Parallel Market Exchange Rate (July 20, 2018)

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

TMT Finance Africa 2018: Fintech Investors to meet in September

LONDON, United Kingdom, July 19, 2018: Close to US$100m of fundraising has been injected already in 2018 into Africa’s bourgeoning fintech and mobile payments sector,...

Chart of the day: Currency in Circulation vs Currency Outside Banks

Nairametrics presents a comparison between Currency in Circulation and Currency Outside Banks since 2015

Oando shares spike after Senate approved N348 billion outstanding subsidy claims for oil marketers

The Senate yesterday approved the payment of 348 billion outstanding subsidy claims to 74 petroleum marketers in the country.

How much Nigeria spends on foreign education and how to fix it

In a country where teachers are not being taken care of, not properly trained, and owed months and years of salaries.

I just used UBA’s “LEO” and this is what I think

The UBA LEO chat banking bot was officially launched in January 2018.

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala joins Twitter board

Nigeria's former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo Iweala has been appointed to the board of social media platform Twitter. Twitter founder Jack Dorsey tweeted this late...

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc

KEY INDICATORS Bonds The bond market opened weaker following the release Q3 2018 FGN Bond Calendar by the Debt Management Office. Yields expanded by c.7bps as sell...

GT Bank trades heavy volumes as NSE stays red

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) continued its downtrend as the NSE All Share Index closed today at 36,470.5 basis points down 0.76%. Year to date,...

Aviation union threatens to halt Nigeria Air’s operation

The Nigerian government, on Wednesday, unveiled a new national carrier in London.

Nigerian Sovereign Wealth Fund reduces exposure to the Middle East and the US

The Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) recently released its 2017 financial report.

Money hawkers risk prosecution, CBN warns

CBN has warned money hawkers in Nigeria to desist from the practice or risk jail term.

Stock Ideas

It’s half year and these are 7 stocks to Buy, sell or hold

Every week Nairametrics brings to you a list of stocks considered as Buy, sell or hold from some of the best Fund Managers in the country.

Analysis: Julius Berger and Government Magic

The company expects revenue to grow to ₦210 billion, to be spurred by government contracts valued at ₦500 billion

Buy/Sell/Hold for the week ending June 18, 2018

Here are Nairametrics' stock picks for this week’s trading session.

8 stocks to have on your radar this week

Stocks make the list by virtue of being top gainers or losers, as well as having any corporate actions or controversy surrounding them.

5 stocks that could make you combined 20% return

Analysts at Meristem Research has identified 5 stocks that could potentially earn investors a return of about 20%.

Buy Sell Hold picks for the week ending 14th June 2018

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list comprise our picks from the gainers and losers of the previous week, and various analyst reports. Here are our stock picks...




Macro-Economic Data

Chart of the day: Currency in Circulation vs Currency Outside Banks

Nairametrics presents a comparison between Currency in Circulation and Currency Outside Banks since 2015

Chart of the day: Super Eagles World Cup budgets since 2002

Nairametrics takes a look at Nigeria's world cup spendings, in the last four editions the Super Eagles has participated at the world's greatest sporting event - from Korea/Japan 2002 to Russia 2018.

Yam Prices Rise Sharply in Latest Household Food Price Survey

Nairametrics’ research on Household Food Items reveals a general increase in price.




Financial Literacy

How Not To Invest In Shares

Meet Bright, the “intrepid" investor  Bright thought it was time to get into the stock market business and decided to open an account with a stockbroker....

Here are 10 actions that can make you a successful investor

Investors will tell you different stories containing contrasting investment strategies, multiple inspirations and different risk appetites.

A-Z of how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills

This article explains how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills This is a beginner's guide to investing in treasury bills. ...




Corporate Profiles

Nigeria’s billionaires lose over N500 billion to stock market dip

Nairametrics began an in-depth coverage of the billionaire investors in Nigeria’s capital market in May 2018.

Meet African Funmi Omo, African Alliance’s CEO

Funmilayo Omo is one of the few females occupying executive positions in the Nigerian corporate environment today.

Under 40 children of billionaires sitting on the boards of mega quoted companies (2)

Last week Nairametrics profiled a crop of young Nigerians, who due to the great works of their parents, currently have seats on the boards of some of the largest companies on the Exchange.




Corporate Stories

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...