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Some NSE’s oldest firms

In the spirit of the celebration, it is good to take a lot at some of the firms which have been in existence since the country’s independence.
The sad reasons many previously-listed companies are no more 

The sad reasons many previously-listed companies are no more 

Today, most of the products we used to love while growing up and the companies that manufactured them are no more.
stock, shares, Equity Market down by 0.6% on Monday, Quoted Companies post N4.2 trillion combined profits since 2015, Stockbrokers in Lagos are shifting focus to commodities as stocks underperform, Stock Market gains N204 billion, as effects of OMO restriction kicks in , Penalties: NSE makes over N143.6 million from banks, real sector in 2019 , These companies could soon be delisted from the Nigerian Stock Exchange , C&I Leasing, Oando, UBA, two others top gainers chart on Wednesday 

Nigeria @59: Rise, fall & rise of Nigerian stock market 

When it was established as the LSE in 1960, a lot of people had doubts that the NSE could compete with other developing nation’s exchanges.
Contract staffing in Nigeria Banks, Nigerian Banks, Number of contract staff across Nigerian banks drop by 3,083, biggest in 4 years  

Non-Performing loans hit 4-year low as Banks recover N496 billion

Non-Performing Loans in Nigerian banks dropped to a record N1.44 trillion in the second quarter of 2019.
price of rice, Scarcity of imported rice hits major markets, as dealers pack local rice in foreign bags 

Household Survey: Nigerians dump imported rice, others, as prices jump high 

Latest reports have shown that Nigerians are now patronizing Made-in-Nigeria rice and other locally produced food items.
How is eTranzact faring one year after its 2018 fraud scandal? 

How is eTranzact faring one year after its 2018 fraud scandal? 

Many Nigerians were shocked by the news that the CBN had ordered the immediate removal of some key directors of eTranzact International.
CBN renew focus to grow the non-oil sector

Nigeria’s growing current account deficit fans devaluation flames 

Nigeria's alarming current account deficit is a possible bellwether for a devaluation if it persists.
Femi Otedola is so proud of his daughter after she did this 

DJ Cuppy rings bell on NY Stock Exchange

@cuppymusic, the celebrity daughter of Nigerian billionaire, @realFemiOtedola, rang the opening bell for the @NYSE.
Streaming Services: a gift, a curse or both?

Streaming services: A gift, a curse or both?

The positives brought by streaming services cannot overshadow the negatives that these music streaming platforms face in Africa especially Nigeria.
FEC approves N314 billion for new projects 

FEC approves N314 billion for new projects 

N311.8 billion has been approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for the construction and rehabilitation of two link roads.
Cashless Policy, This is when CBN will cut Monetary Policy Rate – Emefiele, Nigeria’s External Reserves depleted by $2.9 billion, hit 10 months low , CBN to fight piracy in Creative Industry , CBN projects macroeconomy confidence to rise by 118.3% in November, Emefiele addresses stable naira

This is when CBN will cut Monetary Policy Rate – Emefiele 

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has disclosed that the apex bank would move to further cut the MPR if inflation drops to a single digit.  
Nigeria’s agricultural export

Nigeria’s top 10 agricultural exports hit N152 billion in half-year 2019

Nigeria’s top 10 agricultural exports hit N152 billion in half-year 2019

Staff salaries rise to N631 billion per annum for Nigeria’s largest corporations

Analysis of top-paying company salaries per staff in Nigeria
CBN, Key lending rate, CBN to boost creative industry with N22 billion , CBN increases LDR to 65%, sets December deadline, External reserves drop by $3.2 billion in Q3’19 , Banks' loans to Oil and Gas, Power, other sectors drop by N411.8 billion 

Nigeria’s manufacturing sector contracts, as key components shrink 

The CBN Purchasing Managers’ Index shows that Nigeria’s manufacturing sector slowed down in the month of September 2019. 

Expatriates are leading some of Nigeria’s biggest companies 

In Nigeria, foreign workers, who like to be called expatriates, live in the choicest areas and often times, lead some of the biggest firms.
How So Fresh founder dumped oil money to sell fruits and salads 

How So Fresh founder dumped oil money to sell fruits and salads 

Balogun's decision to quit a high paying job to sell fruits was a rational move because the job did not bring him contentment.
Academy Press Plc

One of Nigeria’s oldest publishing houses is worth less than a million dollars 

It may surprise you to know that Academy Press Plc, which is one of the oldest and “biggest” publishing houses in the country, is currently valued at less than a million dollars. 
Understanding Derivatives as investment products

Understanding Derivatives as investment products (1)

The Nigeria Stock Exchange has engaged the collaboration of JP Morgan Chase, to bridge the knowledge gap on derivative instruments.
CBN advise government to adopt "Big Bang approach" to fixing economy

CBN advises government to adopt “Big Bang approach” to fixing economy

CBN says VAT IS "too little" and called for "BIG BANG" approach
Nigerian government, Nigeria, Nigeria's rising debt, ER Podcast, Buhari, Apapa gridlock

ER Podcast: Buhari’s economic team Vs Osinbajo’s NEC; The battle of the Executive

On this episode of the #ERPodcast, @iamnotjustakuki, @Mr_Abara and @Sammyinfinity examine the impact of the CBN's new cashless policy, the recently set up Economic Advisory Council by President Buhari, and..
The Afrocentric Sounds are revitalizing the British Music industry and the Economy, Nigeria’s Entertainment & Media to hit $10 billion by 2023 – PwC 

The Afrocentric Sounds are revitalizing the British Music industry and the Economy

The truth is that Afrobeats is not only spreading but is also mutating even in the Queen’s own Country.
diaspora bond

How Diaspora Bonds Work and Benefits

All you need to know about Diaspora Bond and how you can tap into it to make more money. #Bonds #Money #Diaspora
Greenwich NSE, Dangote lauds Buhari over Economic Advisory Council Africa’s richest man and President of Dangote Industries Limited, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has lauded the President Muhammadu Buhari over the formation of the Economic Advisory Council (EAC). Dangote commended the president for constituting a council that will advise him on the nation’s economic growth and overall development. He said the move was a proactive one capable of elevating Nigeria’s economy to greater heights. Speaking during the inauguration of the new secretariat of the Chemical and Non-Metallic Products Employers Federation, the billionaire urged the Federal Government to take advantage of the rare opportunity to strengthen the economy and put the country on the path of growth, job creation and competitiveness. https://punchng.com/dangote-hails-buharis-economic-advisory-council/ Dangote also hailed the members of the council calling them tested and respected patriots. According to him, they were independent and ever willing to put the country’s interest first and ahead of themselves. Recall that Nairametrics reported that President Muhammadu Buhari constituted an Economic Advisory Council (EAC) that was disclosed in a press release signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and publicity, Femi Adesina. https://nairametrics.com/2019/09/16/breaking-buhari-constitutes-new-economic-advisory-council-as-soludo-rewane-make-list/ Those who made the list are Prof Doyin Salami as the chairman, Dr Mohammed Sagagi as Vice-Chairman of the Council and Dr Mohammed Adaya Salisu as the Secretary. Other members are Prof Ode Ojowu, Dr Shehu Yahaya, Dr Iyabo Masha, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, and Mr Bismark Rewane. What you should know: The advisory council will replace the current Economic Management Team (EMT) and will be reporting directly to the President. The Economic Advisory Council will be tasked to advise the President on economic policy matters, including fiscal analysis, economic growth and a range of internal and global economic issues working with the relevant cabinet members and heads of monetary and fiscal agencies. Similarly, the team will have monthly technical sessions as well as scheduled quarterly meetings with the President. However, the Chairman may request unscheduled meetings if the need arises.

Stock Market: 52.5% of firms failed to pay dividend in 2019 

Eighty-seven, out of the 170 quoted companies on the Nigerian Stock Exchange failed to pay dividends to their shareholders in 2019.
Revenue Reserves and Dividends, Using Earnings to Select Stocks, Dividends

Understanding Optional Dividends

An optional dividend is a dividend where shareholders have the ability to choose between two or more forms of payment.
Used Cars and Motorcycle importation

Nigeria’s auto-policy in tatters as Cars and Motorbike importation hit N1 trillion

Recent data obtained from the NBS show that between the first quarter of 2018 and the second quarter of 2019, Nigeria had spent the total sum of N1.03 trillion to import used vehicles and Motorcycles in less than 2 years
investments, how to measure the performance of your investments., Here are ways to ask family and friends to fund your business - PART 2 

Here are ways to ask family and friends to fund your business – PART...

Friends and family members that invest in your business want a say in how things are done, investors will want to protect their investment.
Lagoon and Blue Ocean narratives of Nigerian Insurance sector - Report 

Lagoon and Blue Ocean narratives of Nigerian Insurance sector – Report 

A recent report by Coronation Research has rated insurance penetration in Nigeria at 0.31%, which is extremely low.
allocation, FAAC, disbursement, states, governments, Buhari inaugurates new NEC, Monthly allocation, FAAC disbursed the sum, FG to review revenue sharing formula, Nigerian Oil Producing States

Nigerian Oil producing States shared N302 billion in 7-months

Data obtained from the National Bureau of Statistics has shown that the Oil Producing States in Nigeria shared N302.8 billion from the federal government through the 13% derivation principle.
Baker Magunda, Guinness Nigeria Plc, Baileys, Why Guinness is a stock to pick - RenCap 

Why Guinness is a stock to pick – RenCap 

 Rencap indicates Guinness Nigeria Plc remains a major top pick in the brewery segment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Keyman Insurance

This is why Nigerian firms need Keyman Insurance

The way keyman insurance works is that a company buys a life insurance on the key person and the company pays the premium.