NSE Rules, Nigerian Stock Exchange,

Things to consider when investing in shares (Part 2)

Last week, we discussed the intrinsic value of a share compared to its market price. Today, we continue the analysis.

Abuja, Niger, Kaduna ranked best destination to do business in Nigeria

Abuja came top as the number one state to do business in Nigeria in 2018, with a DTF score of 85.61

These companies will be having their Corporate Actions this week

Corporate actions are decisions taken by a company’s board of directors or management, that could have impact on the firm itself or shareholders. Examples of...
Dolapo Shawarma King

#Dolapo Shawarma: How to jump on a trend for brand visibility

There has been a trend on popular micro blog, Twitter, about a young man, Dolapo (@DolaposS, owner of Dolapo Shawarma King) who was helped...
The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed

What becomes of President Buhari’s economic policies if he loses 2019 election?

As Nigeria’s highly-contested 2019 presidential election gradually approaches, there are strong indications that the electorates may decide to choose someone else (asides the incumbent), to administer the affairs of the country.

Alert: Funding rate spike to 1 year high

Funding Rates Spike to 1-yr High as CBN Further Tightens Liquidity with FX Sale World Bank unveils fresh N2.7 trillion investment strategy in Nigeria for...
Tech driven charts. Photo by Olu Eletu on Unsplash

Nigerian pension funds gain meagre 3.76% in Q1 2018

Nigeria’s RSA Pension funds posted a median gain of 3.76% during the first quarter of 2018, according to financial analysis firm, Quantitative Financial Analytics....
Understanding Mutual Fund Fees

ATTENTION: DV Balanced Fund to become a Money Market Fund

Vetiva Asset Management Company has requuested unitholders of DV Balanced Fund to attend a meeting in Lagos on May 28th by 11:00 am.
new tobacco and alcohol tax

Group kick against new tobacco and alcohol tax

Distillers and Blenders Association of Nigeria (DIBAN) has urged the Federal Government to stop the implementation of the new excise duty on locally produced...

Dangote Sugar Plc appoints new Group Managing Director

Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc has announced the appointment of Engr. Abdullahi Sule as Group Managing Director.
Nigeria inflation, Dollar supply, World Bank projection for Nigeria, FGN Bond, Treasury Bills, 2018 in retrospect, Everyday Money Matters, EMM Podcast

EMM Podcast: Ugodre analyses the “Uber-for-portable-toilets” business idea

On this episode of the #EMMPodcast, @Ugodre explains the "Uber-for-portable-toilets" business idea, where can one invest N1 million, and borrowing from Microfinance banks.

“I am not a politician”, Fiery Emefiele rebukes critics at CFA Summit

Godwin Emefiele fired shots at critics of the apex bank’s policies at the second Nigeria Investment Conference.

Abuja overtakes Lagos as top destination for Capital Importation

The report shows a fourth successive quarterly growth in Capital Importation into Nigeria, since the second quarter of 2017 (Q2 2017). The sum of $6,303.63...
Swift Medispark, Ugo Nwokoro, technology in healthcare, EazyHire, Data Science, Yvonne Alozie, Gitgirl, Verifi, CAMA and taxes for SMEs, Tayo Lekan-Agbaje, Dclutterng, Business half hour, BHH Podcast, Oluyomi Ojo

BHH Podcast: Digitizing salaries, pensions and health insurance by Ebun and Chidozie of Verifi

On this episode of the BHH Podcast, Bukola and Taiwo had the Co-founders of @Verif_iNG, Chidozie David Okonkwo @cdokonkwo and Ebun Okubanjo talk about digitizing salaries, pension and health insurance.
Aliko Dangote,

Dangote gets license to establish new Peugeot plant in Nigeria.

Dangote Group has been granted a franchise by the Peugeot of France Groupe to construct and operate an assembly plant in Nigeria. A franchise is...
technology and software

Are tech talents Africa’s ‘new export’?

Recent trends are indicative of a growing foreign interest in the African software ecosystem.
Guinness Nigeria AGM

List of Dividends announced so far in 2018 (Updated March 25th 2019)

List of Dividends announced so far in 2018
Electronic Payment. Photo by Jonas Leupe on Unsplash

Tech companies and the rise of the one-tap economy

Technology companies have transformed the world over the last two decades, and for good reason. They have overtaken oil and gas and manufacturing hegemons...
Capital Hotels Plc - FOCUS: This hospitality company’s finances suffered recently

FOCUS: This hospitality company’s finances suffered recently

Despite the vibrant nature of the Nigerian industry, only a few of the players are prominent. One of them is our company focus this week.

Corporate Actions: A strategy meeting and several dividend payments

Here is a review of corporate actions that took place last week and those expected to occur this week.
FGN Bonds

What you get if you buy this month’s FGN Savings Bond 

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has released details for the November 2018 FGN Savings Bond offer.

Japaul announces the appointment of new directors

The board of Japaul Oil Plc has approved the appointment of new executive directors.

Tracker for Household Food Prices in Lagos (Updated April 7, 2018)

A Nairametrics Research on Household Food Items conducted from major markets in Lagos State reveal a general drop in prices for the week ended...
China Chamber of Commerce

Nigerian assets that may be taken over by China

In the past three years, Nigeria has gotten over $5 billion loan from the People’s Republic of China.
Mobolaji Balogun

Stocks to watch out for in this week’s trading session

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed at 6.38% last week, beginning the month of June in a bearish manner. Year to date, the index...
Diamondxtra, Access Diamond merger, Diamond Bank, Access Bank, Consolidation, Merger, Shareholders, International Women's Day

Is this proof that Access and Diamond Bank broke the disclosure rules?

Diamond Bank and Access Bank were expected to inform shareholders and the investing community about this transaction considering that rumours had started circling.
Dangote Cement

Dangote Cement opens N150 billion Commercial Paper Issuance

Dangote Cement Plc announced the issuance of its N150 billion Commercial Paper Issuance Programme. The paper will be listed on the FMDQ trading platform. In...
Nigerians Celebrating

BOOM: Inflation rate slides to 13.3%, lowest in 2 years

Key Highlights Inflation rate - 13.34% Food Inflation - 16.08% Core Inflation - 11.2% The National...
Nigerian stocks, Buy Sell Hold

These are stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold for the last trading week in September

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list are picked from the top gainers and losers.
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.


Canada invited 3,357 Express Entry candidates with scores as low as 300

Canada invited 3,357 Express Entry Candidates with scores as low as 300

Canadian province, Alberta, has issued a total of 3,357 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian Permanent Residency (PR) to Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 300.

Purported EFCC raid on MTN Nigeria head office might be false

There were wild media reports, late Friday night, purporting that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (@officialEFCC) raided the head office of @MTNNG. This might be wrong.
Treasury Bills

Daily Update: T-Bills Market turns bearish as CBN resumes OMO sales

Welcome to Nairametrics‘ summary of the daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills and Bonds. This is brought to you by Zedcrest.