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Minority Shareholders of these foreign owned companies are about to get roasted

Minority Shareholders of these foreign owned companies are about to get roasted

The recent spate of rights issues and forex loans being converted into equity by...


These states have the highest inflation rate in Nigeria

These states have the highest inflation rate in Nigeria

The National Bureau of Statistics reported earlier in the week that the inflation rate...


5 reasons why the CBN may not meet its 11% inflation target

5 reasons why the CBN may not meet its 11% inflation target

Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele speaking at a hearing organized by the Senate, said...


YUGE: PwC report forecast Nigeria will be fastest growing Entertainment & Media Market in the World

YUGE: PwC report forecast Nigeria will be fastest growing Entertainment & Media Market in the World

The most rapid growth rates in E&M revenues over the coming five years will...


A pattern has emerged as South Africa joins list of Africa’s biggest economies in recession

A pattern has emerged as South Africa joins list of Africa’s biggest economies in recession

Same symptoms, same...


There is something fishy going on with Nigerian Treasury Bills market

There is something fishy going on with Nigerian Treasury Bills market

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday released results of its latest treasury bills...



An independent assessment of Nigeria’s Ease of Doing Business activities by @yomitheprof

An independent assessment of Nigeria’s Ease of Doing Business activities by @yomitheprof

On campus students have several strategies for academic success. For subjects that are easy...


Nigeria’s top 11 banks according to CRR deposited with CBN in the past 1 year

Nigeria’s top 11 banks according to CRR deposited with CBN in the past 1 year

How much of your fund is stashed with the...


Lagos State Government uses technology to be more efficient at tax collection

Lagos State Government uses technology to be more efficient at tax collection

Lagos state consistently ranks the highest amongst the states in terms of the IGR...


Some grey areas in CSCS 2016 annual report.

Some grey areas in CSCS 2016 annual report.

CSCS plc, the clearing house of the Nigerian capital market recently released its annual...


Top Nigerian Banks spend N6.1 billion as executive compensation for 2016

Top Nigerian Banks spend N6.1 billion as executive compensation for 2016

Ten of the largest quoted commercial banks in Nigeria incurred a total of about...


Outstanding shares of all companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

Outstanding shares of all companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

The table below is the list of all the quoted companies listed on the...


Average lending rate in Nigeria hit 30%pa, first time in 16 years

Average lending rate in Nigeria hit 30%pa, first time in 16 years

Data from the Central Bank of Nigeria reveal average lending rate from commercial banks...


Nigeria has a galloping food inflation and it’s a huge drag

Nigeria has a galloping food inflation and it’s a huge drag

Not so good news for Nigerian...


What payment sytems Nigerians used the most in 2016

What payment sytems Nigerians used the most in 2016

Nairametrics| Mobile, Internet and POS transactions in Nigeria remained on a growth path in...


Nigerian Banks loan to deposit ratios rise to level not seen since 2009 banking crisis

Nigerian Banks loan to deposit ratios rise to level not seen since 2009 banking crisis

Nairametrics| Data from the Central Bank of Nigeria reveals, loan to deposit ratios of...


Analysis of average return on equity of NSE 30 companies

Analysis of average return on equity of NSE 30 companies

Nairametrics| A review of about 30 of some of the most capitalized companies on...


Why recent oil price slide could affect outlook for exchange rate

Why recent oil price slide could affect outlook for exchange rate

Oil prices have extended losses this week with the Brent crude sliding by 2.4%...


Mutual Funds market in Nigeria is gaining momentum

Mutual Funds market in Nigeria is gaining momentum

Nairametrics| The Mutual Funds market in Nigeria is gaining momentum as more funds hit the...


Recession: Nigeria’s biggest companies cutback over N176 billion in investments in 2016

Recession: Nigeria’s biggest companies cutback over N176 billion in investments in 2016

Nairametrics| A compilation of top NSE 30, the leading index on the Nigerian Stock Exchange,...


Nigeria: Time to change the old order of economic thinking around education

Nigeria: Time to change the old order of economic thinking around education

Nairametrics| 2017 is proving to be an interesting year for Nigeria. The headwind that...


Reasons why the stock market is on a bull run

Reasons why the stock market is on a bull run

Nairametrics| In case you have not noticed, the stock market is on a bull...


Analysis: Will Wema Bank’s Alat Succeed?

Analysis: Will Wema Bank’s Alat Succeed?

Nairametrics| Wema Bank, a tier 2 lender has quietly launched Nigeria’s first digital bank, Alat. Alat is built to run without needing...


Companies Report Corporate Profits Of N766 billion In FY 2016

Companies Report Corporate Profits Of N766 billion In FY 2016

Nairametrics| Corporate profits for the financial year ended December 2016 contracted for select companies on...


Analysis: Heirs Holdings Is Rejigging Transcorp

Analysis: Heirs Holdings Is Rejigging Transcorp

Nairametrics| Heirs holding, owned by billionaire Tony Elumelu has taken moves to reverse the losses...


THE CREDIT CRUNCH: A Study On Financial Literacy in Nigeria

THE CREDIT CRUNCH: A Study On Financial Literacy in Nigeria

Nigeria is an entrepreneurial economy with an estimated 37 million micro-, small-, and medium-sized...


Why Private Equity Firms Are Interested In Nigerian Aviation

Why Private Equity Firms Are Interested In Nigerian Aviation

Nairametrics| Finance minister, Kemi Adeosun on a recent trip to Washington stated that some private...


Nigerian Pension Funds Continue to Reduce Exposure to Equities

Nigerian Pension Funds Continue to Reduce Exposure to Equities

Nairametrics| In a bid to bolster their performance, strengthen their risk management strategies and...


Why The Nigerian Stock Market Is Rallying

Why The Nigerian Stock Market Is Rallying

Nairametrics|The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday rallied by a massive 2.21%. The positive move...


The 10 Bank Directors That Have Earned the Highest Dividends in 2016

The 10 Bank Directors That Have Earned the Highest Dividends in 2016

Nairametrics| Given the woeful performance of the economy in 2016, several industry experts were...