dangote ibeto

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.

How to Know If It’s A Ponzi Scheme

If it is too good to be true then it really isn't true!
Who pays for VAT and WHT

Who pays for Value Added Tax and Withholding Tax?

Let's explain this once and for all.
Severance package

What you should not do when you just receive a severance package

Through the experiences of people who have squandered their severance packages and those who made very good use of it, we provide you a step by step guide.
Investment options for salary earners - bank loan

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.
Sports betting

Economics of $2 billion Sports Betting Industry in Nigeria

There is no doubt that Nigerians love sports and it is no longer just about entertainment; it is also about making money.
Valentine Ozigbo, CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc

Valentine Ozigbo: The village boy who became a world-class CEO  

Lately, the Chief Executive Officer of Transcorp Hotels Plc, Mr Valentine Ozigbo, has been the recipient of numerous local and international awards – more than twelve of them.
Here are 10 actions that can make you a successful investor

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.
Chima Anyaso

Meet billionaires seeking to change Nigerian politics

Nigeria’s political season is almost upon us. Already, we know most of those who will be running for different political posts and those whose political ambitions have lost momentum prematurely.

Under 40 children of billionaires, sitting on the boards of mega quoted companies (1)

There are many young Nigerian billionaires who cut across all sectors, both within and outside the shores of the country.
Yaw Nsakoh

Top earners: Executive Compensation of CEOs of Nigeria’s biggest companies

Have you ever wondered how much exactly some of Nigeria’s top CEOs earn per annum?
CAP Plc

Focus on CAP Plc: Painting Nigeria since 1957 

This week's Nairametrics company focus, Chemical and Allied Products Plc, is one of the biggest paint manufacturers in Nigeria.
Diamond Bank's merger with Acess Bank

Why Diamond Bank Directors resigned

Facts have emerged on the reasons for the sudden resignation of four Directors of Diamond Bank Plc.

What is a Conglomerate?

A conglomerate is a large corporation that has a controlling interest in several smaller companies.

Relationship Between Revenue Reserves and Dividends

Investments in stock markets usually have two ways of providing returns to investors.
billionaire watch

Billionaire Watch: Billionaire families on the NSE

Here is a list of some dynasties on the Exchange and how they are faring succession-wise.

Competition drags ABC Transport into the Abyss

ABC Transport's recent financial records aren’t exactly impressive.
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-
Bola Adesola

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.
FBN Money Market Fund

The 4 mutual funds to count on for consistent returns

A consistent fund is one that delivers returns that are above its benchmark almost all the time. Consistency of returns is one of the things smart investors
Meet Kano cars, Innoson’s local competitor

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.

Differences between an Angel Investor and a Venture Capitalist explained!

Venture capitalists tend to have financial management or professional investment backgrounds, while angels tend to be former or current entrepreneurs.
Customer relations

#CustomerServiceWeek: Industries with the worst customer service in Nigeria 

You spent money on a certain product and now need assistance to resolve a problem you encountered after the purchase...
Mutual Fund fees

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

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

Difference Between Trade & Settlement Dates

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

See what Nigerians are saying about the new Polaris Bank

The recent revocation of the license of Skye Bank by the CBN has continued to generate divergent reactions from Nigerians.

This little known stock has been the best dividend yielding stock in Nigeria since...

Smart Products Nigeria Plc is in the business of processing of palm kernel oil in Nigeria.
Treasury bills, mutual funds, retirement funds

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.
Adetokunbo Abiru CEO profile

Adetokunbo Abiru, the man under whose watch Skye Bank crumbled

Adetokunbo Abiru, who was appointed by the CBN in 2016 to try and salvage the bank’s critical condition.
CWAY Water price hike

CWAY acts like a monopolist, readies for a water price increase

CWAY Nigeria has disclosed plans to increase the price of its popular dispenser water product.

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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'.
Canadian permanent residency

Canada invited 3,350 Express Entry Candidates to apply for PR in its April draw

Canada invited 3,350 Express Entry candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residency (PR) in a new draw held on April 17. This is contained in the country's recently released monthly newsletter.
2018 financial results

CORPORATE ACTIONS: Q1 2019 results and Rumours dispelled

@ubagroup and several other financial service firms will be holding their Annual General Meetings in the week to come.