FGN Savings Bond

This is what you get if you buy the latest FGN Reopening Bond 

The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the Debt Management Office, (DMO) will start auction of the new Federal Government Bond Reoffer for the month of December
Nigerian Stock Exchange - nairamerics

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 12/17/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a positive note as the all share index rose by 0.15%.
Diamond Bank, Access Bank

What might be your fate as a Diamond Bank Staff

As the news of Access Bank’s likely merger with tier two lender, Diamond Bank continues to filter into the financial system, one thing that...
Diamond Bank, Access Bank

OFFICIAL: Diamond Bank finally confirms ongoing merger with Access Bank Plc

Diamond Bank Plc has finally disclosed that it would merge with Nigeria's tier-1 lender, Access Bank Plc, to form  Sub-Saharan Africa's biggest retail bank.
Diamond Bank's merger with Acess Bank

Access Bank merger: This is what will happen to your Diamond Bank Deposit

Echoes of banking failures in the past have left many Nigerians wary of news concerning a merger.

Deal: Access Bank to merge with Diamond Bank to form Nigeria’s largest bank

It was celebrations galore at Access Bank over the weekend as the Nigerian Tier 1 bank hosted its annual Xmas party for staff, business...
Red Star Express Plc

Focus on the opportunities and competition this logistics firm faces this season

For many years, Red Star Express Plc has been facilitating the overall business/commercial activities in the country and other countries.
Access Bank and Diamond Bank

Why Access Bank is acquiring Diamond Bank

Nairametrics confirms that a merger deal between Access Bank Plc and Diamond Bank will be announced on or before Close of Business Monday, December...
United Capital Plc

Corporate Actions: Half a billion ‘frozen’, retirements and a New ED

Corporate actions are decisions taken by companies’ boards of directors or management teams, that could have an impact on the firms themselves or shareholders. Examples...
Access Bank Plc

How people doubted us because we were young – Herbert Wigwe

Herbert Wigwe, in an interview with Peace Hyde on My Worst Day, touches on a wide variety of issues.
Highlights of the 2018 NEDG/BON Vice Presidential debate

Highlights of the 2018 NEDG/BON Vice Presidential debate

Yesterday, the Nigerian Electoral Debate Group held its Vice Presidential debate. The Vice Presidential candidates of five political parties were present, namely: Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN): Ganiyu Galadima Alliance...

Oil companies top gainers and losers for the week

The NSE All-Share Index depreciated by 0.63%, opening at 30,866.82  and closing at 30,672.79 basis points.
ATM, NIP, NBS, CBN, Inflation, Interest Rates

This payment channel had the highest value of transaction in Q3 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has released the Selected Banking Sector Data for Q3 2018.
Inflation, private sector loans, NBS

Inflation rises by 11.28% year on year in November

Figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) Consumer Price Index (CPI) report show Nigeria's inflation rose by 11.28% year on year in November...
Nigerian stocks, Buy Sell Hold

This is why AIICO Insurance is a HOLD

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list are drawn from the gainers and losers of the previous week.
Seplat Petroleum

This oil and gas billionaire has plotted his exit

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Seplat Petroleum Development Company (commonly known as Seplat), Austin Avuru, seems to be planning ahead of his retirement. In an interview with Thisday Style Magazine,...

Foreign Direct Investment nears 2015 high in Q3 2018

Capital imported into the country fell by 48% to $2.8 billion.
Photo by Olga DeLawrence on Unsplash

Tracker: Nigeria’s External Reserve now at $42.79billion as at 11th December 2018

Nigeria's External Reserve was $42,795,561,095 as at December 11th, 2018
Non-Performing Loans, Inflation, Unemployment, CBN, Naira

Nigeria leads Africa in Non-Performing Loans

A non-performing loan (NPL) is a loan that is several months overdue or in default.

Product Review: The Nigerian Cigarette market has only one winner

Figures from the World Health Organization show that over 1.1 billion people light up cigarettes worldwide

NAHCO has surmounted 2017 headwinds

NAHCO Aviance commenced operations on April 4, 1979, with operations at the Muritala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA).
Understanding the dynamics of Interest rates on loan

Understanding the dynamics of Interest rates on loan

One important issue when giving out loans that cannot be overemphasised is the issue of interest rate.
How would you spend your Xmas bonus?

How would you spend your Xmas bonus?

Nairametrics samples opinions from different Nigerians, and then suggests how one can spend an Xmas bonus.
VFD Group Limited

See how VFD Group plans to reposition Nigeria’s economy

VFD Group Limited recently held its 2nd AGM in Lagos, during which the board of directors obtained shareholders' approval to raise capital for expansion purposes.
Inflation, private sector loans, NBS

Nigerian banks and the under utilisation of human resources

Nigeria is a country blessed with abundant supply of human resources. Unofficially, there are upward of 200 million people in Nigeria.
Notore PLC

These companies may benefit from the CBN’s latest FX policy

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, made good his threat to add other items to the list of those banned from the official exchange market.
Nigeria's cashew nuts exports fall by 74%

Nigeria’s cashew nuts exports fall by 74%

Nigeria recorded a massive 74% drop in exports of Cashew Nuts in Shell according to the third quarter foreign trade report of the National Bureau of Statistics.
Nigerian Military

Official: Nigeria spends N1.2 billion only on imports of Arms and Ammunition

Nigeria's military spending rose by a whopping 2,138% for the third quarter of 2018, one of the highest seen in recent years. This was contained...

Meet the CEO of Nigerian company with the highest share price

A typical example of such stocks is Nestle Nigeria Foods Plc, which yesterday ended trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange at N1,485. The company's CEO is Mauricio Alarcon.

Nigeria’s Vehicle, Aircraft & Vessel import jump 891% in Q3 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics released its 2018 Third Quarter Foreign Trade Statistics report showing Nigeria's import bill rose to N4.1 trillion representing a...