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What you should know about blue chip stocks

What you should know about blue chip stocks

The Nigerian Stock market has returned over 35% year to date and is the toast of both foreign and local investors. In a bullish...


10 hard truths Jack Ma hammered on in his visit to Africa

10 hard truths Jack Ma hammered on in his visit to Africa

Asia’s richest man, Jack Ma (founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group), recently paid a 2 day visit to Kenya and Rwanda on his...


CBN holds MPR at 14% ; what it means for Startups and SME’s

CBN holds MPR at 14% ; what it means for Startups and SME’s

The Central Bank of Nigeria CBN’s Monetary Poly Committee meeting (MPC) was concluded on Tuesday with the decision to hold  the policy rates. According...



STARTUPs: How to prepare for Lagos State’s PAYE mid year tax review

STARTUPs: How to prepare for Lagos State’s PAYE mid year tax review

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Inflation rate, rise and fall explained

Inflation rate, rise and fall explained

This article is written to help explain the confusion that arises with the characterization of inflation rate as a rise of fall. Whenever the...


The impending fork that’s crashing bitcoin prices explained

The impending fork that’s crashing bitcoin prices explained

The Fork in simple ‘English’ is a technical term used to describe an option to choose between an update to the application code that...


Difference between Clean and Dirty Price of a Bond

Difference between Clean and Dirty Price of a Bond

In fixed income markets, traders think of bonds in terms of clean and dirty prices, and this is how bond prices are quoted. Clean...


These are the 12 documents you must provide to open a corporate bank account in Nigeria

These are the 12 documents you must provide to open a corporate bank account in Nigeria

For prospective business owners, opening a bank account for the entity is a foregone conclusion. While different banks have slightly different procedures for opening...


The Events That Shaped Nigeria’s Economy in the First half of 2017

The Events That Shaped Nigeria’s Economy in the First half of 2017

A couple of noteworthy events of economic or business relevance occurred during the 1st half of this year. We believe that they are noteworthy...


Uber just rolled out these new guidelines to curb irritating drivers

Uber just rolled out these new guidelines to curb irritating drivers

Ride sharing app, Uber in the midst of the controversy surrounding the company has revealed its updated guidelines for both users and drivers. Here...


This explains the difference between an Emerging Market and a Frontier Market

This explains the difference between an Emerging Market and a Frontier Market

Emerging Markets An emerging market economy is a nation’s economy that is investing in more productive capacity and are progressing toward becoming advanced, as...


This is a “back to school” explanation of FGN Bonds

This is a “back to school” explanation of FGN Bonds

The tough economic situation in the country has impacted on the private sector so much that laying people off is now so common that...


What the CBN’s Monetary Policy Committee does and how it affects you

What the CBN’s Monetary Policy Committee does and how it affects you

  Often times, we wonder what the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) does, who makes up the committee, and how the outcome of its quarterly...


This is why August 1 is a key date in the crypto world

This is why August 1 is a key date in the crypto world

For cryptocurrency investors and traders, August 1 is a date they have kept  marked in their diaries. August 1 is the date that has...


Alert: These 17 stocks have been suspended from trading on the NSE

Alert: These 17 stocks have been suspended from trading on the NSE

In a sign that the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is waking up from its slumber, it on Friday issued a notice suspending trading in...