Mutual Fund fees

Understanding Mutual Fund Fees: Management Fee

Mutual fund managers, hedge fund managers, pension fund managers, and other fund management companies, all charge fees. This is how they get rewarded for managing your money.
Nigerian Stock Exchange - nairametrics

Daily Update on Bonds, Treasury Bills, Forex, and Oil Price.

Daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from tradings sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, bonds, etc.
Digital Banking

This is why Nigerian Fund Managers deserve a pat on the back

Nigerian fund managers deserve some bottles of Champaign and a pat on the back for a job well done in 2018.
financial security

If you’re in your 20s & 30s, here are some ideal investments

It struck me that I have peers who are struggling and confused about how and what to invest in while young, in order to ensure financial security at old age. So, I wrote this article...
Nigerian Stock Exchange, Nigerian Stocks, Daily market summary

Important tips on how to profit in a bearish market

Do you want to achieve financial freedom? If yes, then you need to know how to make wise investment decisions in both bull and bear markets.
Managing "emotional returns" in investments is key to staying on track

Managing “emotional returns” in investments is key to staying on track

Let’s examine the recent performance of a couple of different asset classes in recent times to demonstrate the importance of managing emotional returns in investments...
How to save money in 2019

Nigerian lady narrates how the FGN bonds helps her save properly

FGN Bonds are considered the safest of all investments in domestic debt market.
Opportunity cost of your investment

Why you must consider the ‘Opportunity costs’ before investing

In investment, opportunity cost has to do with the cost of choosing one investment over another one, which has the potential to earn a higher return.
How young Nigerians invest

Exclusive: A look at how young Nigerians invest their money nowadays 

As his phone finally buzzed with the notification of his salary payment, John pondered whether to stick to his investment plans or cheat for the last time. 
Market insight

Market/economic insight: the weekly brief ( November 5th – 9th 2018)

The performance of the Nigerian Equity Market returned bullish last week with the index (NSE ASI) up by 0.23% WTD to close at an index level of 32,200.21 and Market capitalization of N11.76 trillion.

Eurobonds in Nigeria: What they are and how to invest in them

eurobonds are bonds that are denominated in a currency other than that of the issuer.
Treasury bills, mutual funds, retirement funds

How I Would Invest My Mother’s Retirement Funds

After weighing all the pros and cons, this is how I have decided to invest her money.
Nigerian stocks

How To Cut Your Losses in a Bearish Market

Consult an investment advisor or broker before taking investment decisions.

How to Know If It’s A Ponzi Scheme

If it is too good to be true then it really isn't true!
Here are 10 actions that can make you a successful investor

What you need to know about Portfolio Diversification

You may have heard the statement, don’t carry all your eggs in one basket.
Mutual Fund fees

Pay attention to this when you want to choose the right Mutual Fund

All mutual fund investment companies are required to register in Nigeria.
FBN Money Market Fund

How to know what your fund manager is investing your money in.

mutual funds are pooled investment vehicles that collect money from various investors and invest.

What you need to know about target date funds

The Cordros recently launched what could be called Nigeria’s first target date funds and the media went agog with the news.
Here are 10 actions that can make you a successful investor

Here are 10 actions that can make you a successful investor

Investors will tell you different stories containing contrasting investment strategies, multiple inspirations and different risk appetites.
A-Z of how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills

A-Z of how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills

This article explains how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills This is a beginner's guide to investing in treasury bills. It explains the meaning...
FBN Money Market Fund

Pension multi fund structure explained

PenCom is getting ready to start implementing the RSA Multi Fund structure from July 1st, 2018.
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How to choose between investing in bond funds, money market funds or savings bonds

You would not want to choose the unknown, which will be akin to shooting in the dark.

These funds never lost money in the past 5 years

Warren Buffet has been known to be one of the greatest investors ever. His prowess in stock picking and value investing earned him the...
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Books Every Nigerian Investor Must Read

There is a popular saying that goes, “You will be the same person in five years as you are today except for the people...
Mutual funds

Understanding mutual fund cutoff time

I have read some complaints and observations from some mutual fund investors on forums like Nairaland about their mutual fund trading orders either not...
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Do you know how much fee your fund manager charges? How to find...

One of the benefits of investing in mutual funds is that it avails investors the opportunity of their investments being overseen or professionally managed...
How to build a profitable Mutual Fund Portfolio

How to build a profitable Mutual Fund Portfolio

For those who do not have the time or expertise required to do the analysis involved in selecting good stock investments, mutual funds can...

How top traders make the most money from the Nigerian stock market

The Nigerian stock market has become the proverbial successful child who everyone wants to associate with. The NSE All Share Index went up by...

How to get the BOI loan for ‘Youth Corpers’

The loan facility is targeted at fresh graduates/serving corps members. One can access a loan of up...

Where to make money from investing in 2018

Making extra money in 2018 should be the priority of everyone, regardless of whether you are an entrepreneur or you...


hidden cost of clutter

The hidden cost of clutter in your home and office

It is important to bear in mind that the accumulation of clutter is a 'financial sin'. This is because clutter ties up cash that could be meaningfully invested. Let this article help you understand how to avoid committing this 'sin'.
Dangote Flour Mills Plc

UPDATE: Dangote announces impending sale of Dangote Flour Mills Plc to Olam

The Board of Dangote Flour Mills Plc has notified the NSE and the investing public about the acquisition of its shares by Olam International Limited.
Stock to watch this week

Watch two of these FUGAZ banks this week

@firstbankngr and @ubagroup top Nairametrics stocks to watch on the @nsecontact for this week.