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Official: Treasury Bills Calendar For 2017 (Q1-Q3)

Official: Treasury Bills Calendar For 2017 (Q1-Q3)

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria has released its 2017 first & second quarter Treasury Bills Issuance Calendar. See below; 3rd Quarter of 2017...


Are you investing? FGN Savings Bond sale for June is here (see details)

Are you investing? FGN Savings Bond sale for June is here (see details)

Please find attached June 2017 FGN Savings Bond Offer Circular as published by the Debt Management Office (DMO). Summary of June 2017 Offer 2-Year FGN Savings...


Nigerian Treasury Bills Tracker (Updated June 2, 2017)

Nigerian Treasury Bills Tracker (Updated June 2, 2017)

This is an up to date breakdown of treasury bills sales made by the Central Bank of Nigeria since 2017. This tracker also shows...



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 auction. As has been the case for weeks, it was...


Stanbic IBTC Money market fund suffers highest weekly outflow since 2009

Stanbic IBTC Money market fund suffers highest weekly outflow since 2009

IBTC money market fund— Nigeria’s largest fund by assets, with N102.2 billion in assets as at May 5th, 2017—saw N9.7 billion in outflows over...


How to invest in treasury bills even if you don’t have N50 million

How to invest in treasury bills even if you don’t have N50 million

Nairametrics| The Federal Government in March increased the minimum amount required to partake in its biweekly treasury bills auction from N10,000 to N50 million....


Flash: May 2017 FGN Savings Bond offered at higher interest

Flash: May 2017 FGN Savings Bond offered at higher interest

Nairametrics| The Debt Management Office has announced a new round of FGN Savings Bond set for May 8 2017 and will close May 12...


Stanbic IBTC tops list of Nigeria’s largest mutual funds by AUM; See others

Stanbic IBTC tops list of Nigeria’s largest mutual funds by AUM; See others

Nairametrics| Stanbic IBTC Asset Management has grown its assets by about 24% in the first quarter of 2017 to cement its position as Nigeria’s...


Nigeria sells 1 year treasury bills at 18.8% interest (23% in true yield)

Nigeria sells 1 year treasury bills at 18.8% interest (23% in true yield)

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Government via the CBN has sold treasury bills worth over N242 billion in 90 days, 182 days and 364 day auctions...


FBN Money Market Fund Is At Its Highest Since 2013

FBN Money Market Fund Is At Its Highest Since 2013

Nairametrics| The yield on FBN Money Market fund rose to 17.21 percent on March 15th, the highest since 2013 when Quantitative Financial Analytics began monitoring...


Analysis: Deal or No Deal? FGN Savings Bond

Analysis: Deal or No Deal? FGN Savings Bond

Nairametrics| The Debt Management Office on behalf of the Federal Government officially launched its FGN Savings Bond Issue on Monday, 13th of March 2017....


It’s Here: Details of The FGN Savings Bond That Will Be Sold This Week

It’s Here: Details of The FGN Savings Bond That Will Be Sold This Week

Nairametrics| The Debt Management Office has released details of its debut FGN Saving Bonds. The Bond is expected to start trading today, March 13,...


Investing Opportunity: Nigeria’s Treasury Bills Yield Is Now At Its Highest in 15 years

Investing Opportunity: Nigeria’s Treasury Bills Yield Is Now At Its Highest in 15 years

The Central Bank of Nigeria announced that it had sold about N99 billion in Treasury Bills last week at an interest rate of about...


Here’s How Much Interest CBN Will Pay If You Bought Treasury Bills Last Week

Here’s How Much Interest CBN Will Pay If You Bought Treasury Bills Last Week

The Central Bank of Nigeria sold N99.12 billion worth of Treasury Bills on Wednesday. Here is the breakdown of the TB’s sold and the...


Treasury Bills Issue Dates For 4th Quarter of 2016 (Calendar)

Treasury Bills Issue Dates For 4th Quarter of 2016 (Calendar)

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Difference Between Interim Dividend and Final Dividend

Difference Between Interim Dividend and Final Dividend

Companies at the end of a reporting period may choose to declare dividends to its shareholders as part of the distribution of profits that...


These Poor Investment Decisions Can Ruin Your Savings

On this blog I preach a lot about investing. It is a habit everyone must inculcate and nurture as route to financial freedom. However,...


CBN sells 1 year treasury bills @ 15.35%

CBN sells 1 year treasury bills @ 15.35%

Nigeria’s treasury bill yields fell across the board at an auction on Wednesday, compared with a previous sale on March 4, the central bank...


These Nigerian Stocks Are Getting Marked Down This September 2014

The stocks below will be marked down this September 2014 with dividend subsequently paid during the month or at a later date. This information...


Top 40 Warren Buffet Quotes You Must Know

Top 40 Warren Buffet Quotes You Must Know

Warren Buffet is a role model to a lot of value investors world wide and that is because of his consistency and ability to...


Ebola Virus Has Hit The Hotel Industry Bad But This Hotel Stock Gained  42% This Week Alone

Ebola Virus Has Hit The Hotel Industry Bad But This Hotel Stock Gained 42% This Week Alone

  Ebola virus has bitten hard on businesses in Nigeria and one industry which is bound to suffer the most is the hotel industry....


This Is The Not So Smart Way We Calculate Dividend Yields

Dividend yield is probably the most popular valuation metrics used in assessing the value of a stock. It relative simplicity is also akin to...


Is Guinness Share Price Experiencing a Melt Down?

Is Guinness Share Price Experiencing a Melt Down?

Guinness closed trading today at N168 losing 5% of its closing price, Tuesday of N173.5. This lowest the stock has traded since March 14,...


B-O-O-M ==>FTN Cocoa Gains 20% In 3 Days

Since news broke about an American company investing in FTN Cocoa the share price has found a new attraction and this is now reflecting...


Caverton Share Price Just Hit 3 Months Low…

Caverton closed trading today dropping 4.6% to close at N4.77, a 3 month low for the company. The stock has been under N6 for...


Nigerian Stocks Today: Union Bank Tops Gainers List With a 10% Pop

Union Bank topped the gainers list today as the stock gained 10% at the close of trading today. 1 million units of the stock...


This Stock Gained 10% Every Day Last Week and Has Now Gained 300% This Year Alone

Imagine having basically flat returns between January and June 2014 and then bang!! the stock is up 300% in a little over two months....


Gainers and Losers On The Nigerian Stock Exchange (September 4, 2014)

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Gainers and Losers on the Nigerian Stock Exchange – September 3, 2014

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How Share Prices Are Determined on The Nigerian Stock Exchange

Investors in the Nigerian Stock market often check prices of stocks at the close of trading everyday. The information is published in a price...