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Nigerian fund managers deserve some bottles of Champaign and a pat on the back for a job well done in 2018.
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UACN’s share price hits 10 year low

UAC of Nigeria hit a 10 year low of N7.60 yesterday, as investors offload the stock due to poor FY 2018 results.
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Nigeria Economy is recovering, but too slow to reduce poverty – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revealed that Nigeria's economy is indeed recovering from the substantial trade shock that triggered the 2016 recession.
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Business Half Hour (BHH) is a weekly podcast targeted at Startups and Entrepreneurs who are redefining the Nigerian business scene through innovation.
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C & I leasing gains 349% as Nigerian stocks end first quarter of 2019...

Nigerian stocks closed the first quarter of the year posting a combined year to date negative return of 1.24%. Apart from the Premium and...
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Nigeria’s only listed waste management company serves a very specific market

There are firms dedicated to the managment of industrial waste. One of such is the little-known, NSE-listed The Initiates Plc.
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4 banking stocks to keep an eye on this week

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Access Bank launches new brand following its merger with Diamond Bank

Access Bank launched its new brand on 1st April, 2019 with 400 branches proudly showcasing the new logo.  The brand was first unveiled in...
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Corporate Actions: MEGA LOSSES, and the end of a drought

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Fidelity Bank leads weekly losers following U Turn

Fidelity Bank Plc was the worst performing stock on the Nigerian Stock exchange this week, declining by 13.08%. The stock opened at N2.37 and closed at N2.06, down N0.31.
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EMM Podcast: Ugodre explains how the MPC rate cut affects you

On this episode of the #EMMPodcast, @ugodre explains how @centbank MPC rate cut can affect the average Nigerian and 2019 outlook on the Naira against the dollar.
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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.

GSK Consumer Nigeria responds to Nairametrics report

GSK issued a statement to the Nigerian Stock Exchange in response to a story by Nairametrics. Yet, it had refused to respond to an email from Nairametrics seeking clarification prior to the publication of the story.
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CBN finally alters rate, Cuts MPR to 13.50%

The CBN's monetary policy committee, today announced a 0.5% cut in the baseline monetary policy rate to 13.5%.
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Recently, the world has witnessed major events ranging from populism, the Brexit process, and of course the escalating US-China Trade War.
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Nigeria spent N161 billion to import used Vehicles from US in 2018

Nigerians spent N161 billion to import used Vehicles from U.S in 2018

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Will Monetary policy Committee (MPC) alter rates this week?

The CBN Monetary Policy Committee meeting commenced today, the first to be held since Nigeria's last elections. 
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BSJ Podcast: From e-commerce to education, can Sim Shagaya save Nigeria’s students? Ep2

Episode two of The broad street journal looks at former Konga CEO Sim Shagaya’s latest venture, uLesson, and whether or not it can make an impact.
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BSJ Podcast: Election 2019 and what on earth is interest rate normalization? Ep1

Episode one of The broad street journal looks at what caused the Nigerian stock market to rally in the final week leading up to the 2019 elections.
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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.
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Upon hearing that the bank you do all your monetary transactions with is being acquired by or merging with another bank, your first thought goes to your money.
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Stock to watch this week, Airtel Africa

11 Plc leads stocks to watch this week

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Cadbury Nigeria Plc on the losers chart despite blow out results

Mc Nichols Plc was the best performing stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange this week. The stock appreciated by 22.81%, opening at N0.57 and closing at N0.70.
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Digital Rights and Freedom Bill: Why Buhari maybe right to decline assent

Basically, the Digital Right and Freedom bill is aimed at protecting the rights of Nigerian online users. 
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List of successful applicants for TEF 2019 announced

See the complete list of the shortlisted applicants for the 2019 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme.
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EMM Podcast: Ugodre’s take on potentially increased VAT for minimum wage

On this episode of the EMM Podcast, Ugodre explains the impact of a potential 50% increase in VAT on the newly approved minimum wage for Nigeria workers.

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