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What is a Coupon Rate?

Bonds are issued by governments and companies to raise money to finance their operations or for capital projects. When an investor buys a bond,...

Taxation of entertainers and sportsmen in Nigeria – What, how and where?

Nairametrics| It is trite that around the world, entertainers and sportsmen are some of the highest paid individuals. Their sources of income are vast,...

Never give money to your financial advisor without signing this document

Investing your hard-earned money is one of the most critical decisions you will take on life. Just like building a house or embarking on...
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Accounting Jobs you should consider applying for

We have compiled a list of finance and accounting related job vacancies that we think you will be interested in applying for. Interested applicants...

What is a Conglomerate?

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

10 Actions That Can Make You a Succesful Investor

There is no one route to becoming a successful investor. In fact most investors will tell you different stories containing contrasting investment strategies, multiple...

4 emotions Nigerian cryptocurrency traders have almost everyday

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulators have continually warned against the acquisition of cryptocurrencies by Nigerians over...
Nigerian-stocks

Understanding stock trading orders

Stock investing is so different from going to the market to buy groceries or electronics.

Differences between Sukuk and FGN Bond

A bond is a fixed income debt instrument issued by the government (federal or state government) or corporate institutions with a definite date of...

Use of your copyright symbol

What does copyright Protect? Copyright protects original works of authorship including literary, dramatic, musical, and artistic works, such as poetry, novels, movies, songs, computer software,...

Step by step guide on how to secure your e-dividends before the December 31st...

Shareholders in the country who are yet to fill electronic dividend forms have been given a few months as extra time , as the...

Best money making gifts to get for bae on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and everybody is already thinking about what he or she is going to give out as a gift to...

How Share Prices Are Determined on The Nigerian Stock Exchange

Investors in the Nigerian Stock market often check prices of stocks at the close of trading everyday. The information is published in a price...

Why You Should Not Invest Like Warren Buffet

  Warren Buffet is one of the richest men in the world and is also one of the most talked about, respected and followed investor...

Who is a Custodian?

When you think of a custodian in layman’s terms, you think of someone who has responsibility for taking care of or protecting something. In...
CBN Gov Godiwn Emefiele

Investing in Nigeria’s FGN Bonds Explained

This articles explains what an FGN Bond is and how you can invest in one. What is a Bond? A bond is a contract between a...

Conditions For Nigerian Pension Funds (PFA) To Invest In Shares

The Pension Reform Act of 2014 allows Pension Fund Administrators (PFA's) to invest funds in companies listed in the Nigerian Stock Exchange or any...
Jim Ovia, Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc

Company Indoor Management: What CEO, MD and Chairman of a company actually means

It’s no news that the average Nigerian enjoys title more than anything else. Some see it as a form of identity and failure to...

Sucessful Entrepreneurs Say These 9 Tips Are Critical To Starting A Great Business

Nairametrics| Starting a small business in this recession may seem suicidal but like a popular American President once said, never let a bad situation...

8 stock market terms you can add to your knowledge this week

There are many Nigerians who are interested in participating in the stock market, trading shares and making profits. For many, though, their inability to...

The 3 disciplines for wealth building

Discipline to Save We are all limited by the number of years we have to be able to run around actively. A twenty-year-old today probably has...

Tax certificate collection and the 5 other online services the FIRS has introduced

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has upgraded its web platform and as such has introduced some 6 new electronic solutions Nigerians can make...

A Little Bit More about Bitcoins For Nigerians

More into the world of bitcoin

WHY “GET MY MONEY BACK” MAKES LITTLE SENSE

  Johnny had a brilliant business idea and decided to perform a personal feasibility study. On conclusion, he figured if he invested N5million in the...

This Is The Not So Smart Way We Calculate Dividend Yields

Dividend yield is probably the most popular valuation metrics used in assessing the value of a stock. It relative simplicity is also akin to...

FIRS Boss Says Agency Is Targeting Revenue Of N4.9 Trillion In 2016.

Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Babatunde Fowler on Monday, announced that the agency is targeting a revenue of N4.9 trillion...

5 post retirement ideas you should share with your parents

It’s about that time when your folks have to readjust to a new phase in life- retirement. After several decades of working, it’s about...

Are interest rates on treasury bills the same across all banks?

Everyday Money Matters (EMM) is live on @lagostalks913 every Wednesday between 7.30am-8.00am. On the show, we give answers to questions from our listeners and...

How to avoid wardrobe malfunctions during online interviews

Online interviews are becoming increasingly popular as employers are getting attuned to the fact that they may be losing potentially valuable employees due to...
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