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How to choose between investing in bond funds, money market funds or savings bonds

How to choose between investing in bond funds, money market funds or savings bonds
Mutual Fund

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

All mutual fund investment companies are required to register in Nigeria.
Licensed Micro-finance Banks

Stamp Duty Controversy: CBN recovers over N35bn as probe begins

The @cenbank revealed it has recovered over N35 billion from Commercial Banks, being part of the reported N20 trillion unremitted stand duty. CBN's Mallam Abubakar Kure disclosed this on Wednesday in Abuja
Nigeria’s Pension Fund Asset Value

Pension contributors hit 8.5m, but statistics still show worrying signs

The summary of Pension Fund Assets shows that Pension contributors hit 8.56m in February 2019. When compared to the 8.4m plus contributors that had been maintained since December, there's an increase.
MTN Nigeria

How to buy MTN shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

It's official, Nigeria's largest GSM Company, MTN Nigeria, will be listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday 16th of May 2019.
Treasury Bills

Alleged 500bn Fraud: The CBN and others should be investigated for posterity’s sake

While this is still an allegation, the FG should not push this over, because a corrupt Central Bank of Nigeria is capable of grounding the economy to a halt
CBN's Standing Deposit Facility

CBN dispels alleged N500bn fraud involving Emefiele, clarifies what happened

The CBN has dispelled report that Governor Godwin Emefiele connived with one of his deputies and other top officials to steal billions of naira from the coffers of the apex bank.
What Nigeria may have bargained with Emefiele's reappointment

What Nigeria may have bargained for with Emefiele’s reappointment

Godwin Emefiele's reappointment as CBN Governor has surprised Nigerians, amidst earlier reports that a different candidate might succeed him.
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6 easy ways to market your new business on the internet

Internet marketing is a necessity for every business that wants to go far. Having an online presence will help you establish your expertise.
Savings Managing "emotional returns" in investments is key to staying on track

Here are some 3 investment options you really should consider

Since there are different investment options out there, you need to weigh all your options carefully before laying down a kobo of your hard earned money.
Loom Money Africa

Before you get ‘Loomified’, beware of the latest ponzi scheme in town

Following the launch of Loom, Nigerians have thrown caution to the wind as they rush to partake, forgetting the recent the drama accompanied the collapse of MMM.
How to standout in a saturated market

How to standout in a saturated market

One of the most effective ways to break into a saturated or oversaturated market is by offering a product that is new to the industry or improving upon one that already exists.
Nigeria's total Population now 201m amidst high unemployment rate

Nigeria’s Population now 201 million amidst high unemployment

Nigeria's population has risen to 201 million in 2019. This was revealed in the latest State of World Population Report released by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
States' Unemployment Data

South-South states record worst unemployment rate in Nigeria

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), on Friday, released the much-anticipated unemployment figures for states in Nigeria. 
Mira Mehta of Tomato Jos speaks to Nairametrics, Tomato crisis in Nigeria, Tomato production in Northern Nigeria, Twitter Tweet Chat

How Jos inspired Finnish entrepreneur, Mira Mehta, to establish famous ‘Tomato Jos’

When Mira Mehta made the decision to relocate to Nigeria in 2014, her father questioned her choice of residence.
Energy Crisis, OPEC, Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC Members, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Crude oil production, OPEC alliance under coordinated attack and Nigeria must brace up for it

The U.S-OPEC Tussle: Oil Price could burst and Nigeria must brace up for it

Recent developments in the global oil market have indicated that there may be a repeat of the oil price burst of 2014.
hidden cost of clutter

The hidden cost of clutter in your home and office

It is important to bear in mind that the accumulation of clutter is a 'financial sin'. This is because clutter ties up cash that could be meaningfully invested. Let this article help you understand how to avoid committing this 'sin'.
Real Estate in Lagos

Everything you need to know to become a real estate investor

If you are looking for a way to invest your savings, why not consider real estate? See details how by clicking the link below-
Tax Waivers for startups - Emotional intelligence

10 Financial management tips to guarantee the survival of your startup

Have you just obtained the funds you need to start your startup? Kudos! Now, let's talk about how you can properly manage that money to ensure the success of your business.
IMF advises Nigeria to keep inflation down, International Monetary Fund, Godwin Emefiele, Nigeria's External Reserves and Sovereign Wealth Fund: Why IMF can't be ignored

Nigeria’s External Reserves and SWF: Why IMF cannot be ignored

Within the last decade, crises in emerging markets have not only underscored the importance of maintaining adequate external reserves, it has also underscored the need to...
To become a millionaire, here are some net worth benchmarks to set

To become a millionaire, here are some net worth benchmarks to set

Many work hard their entire life and never get the chance to enjoy much. Some retire with a meagre pension that sometimes is denied them.
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Blockchain is on its way to making the world a better place

How could blockchain technology work towards the betterment of the world as we know it? Well, let's find out by clicking the link below.
Health and Economic implications of the Tobacco Control Bill, can there be a truce?

The health and economic implications of the Tobacco Control Bill

Nigeria is between Passing the bill for the health of its people or reviewing it for the economic side.
Africa's wealthiest billionaires

4 Secrets of people who have made it in life

Everybody likes stories about success. And the good thing about achieving success is that it is not exclusive to some select group of people. Therefore, I make bold to tell you today that "you sef fit make am".
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Applications for Canadian Permanent Residency hit 21,200 in just 3 months

Data has shows that the number of invitations issued for Canadian permanent residency hit 22,200 in the first quarter 2019.
Sierra Leone govt purchases Innoson vehicles

Meet Kano cars, Innoson’s local competitor

It just happens that Innoson Vehicle is not the only local vehicle assembling company currently operating in the country.

GSK Consumer Nigeria responds to Nairametrics report

GSK issued a statement to the Nigerian Stock Exchange in response to a story by Nairametrics. Yet, it had refused to respond to an email from Nairametrics seeking clarification prior to the publication of the story.
Nigeria spent N161 billion to import used Vehicles from US in 2018

Nigerians spent N161 billion to import used Vehicles from U.S in 2018

There is the need to revive the automobile industry in Nigeria to encourage local production of vehicles in Nigeria.
Treasury Bills

Yields rise as liquidity thinned in pre-MPC trading

The bond market remained scantily traded, with yields on the benchmark bonds trending higher by c.6bps as demand interests remained relatively weak.
Nigeria mining

Nigeria’s Mining Sector shows growth prospects, despite low credit provision

The Federal Government of Nigeria needs to build and implement a robust regulatory framework for the mining sector.

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FG’s new minimum wage implementation does not apply to everyone

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate implementation of the N30,000 new minimum wage, but it is not for everyone.
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SCOOP: MTN workers to stay home as students reportedly picket headquarters [Update]

Staff of @MTNNG have reportedly been told to stay back at home after the company received a warning of a planned protest by Nigerian students.