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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...
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List of Dividends announced so far in 2018 (Updated November, 22 2018)

List of Dividends announced so far in 2018

How to Know If It’s A Ponzi Scheme

If it is too good to be true then it really isn't true!

A guide to how Mutual Funds work in Nigeria

This article breakdown investing in Mutual Funds in Nigeria. What is a Mutual Fund? A mutual fund can be defined is an entity that pools...

Sample letter of application to purchase treasury bills

Going to a bank to apply for a treasury bills purchase can be a very difficult as sometimes. This can be quite frustrating especially...

How To Get Back Unclaimed Dividends & Process e-dividends

  As an investor in shares it is very likely that you may have come across incidences of unpaid dividends either due to the dividend...

How To Compute Capital Gains Tax In Nigeria – Beginners Guide

  What is Capital Gains Tax and How do I compute it? Capital Gains Tax is a tax on the profit obtained from a disposal or...

Fixed Deposits or Treasury Bills, Which Is Better?

I have received several emails and calls from my readers asking whether to buy treasury bills or fixed deposits. Whilst, both are very good...

Why Our Result Was Disappointing – Dangote Flour Mills

  Dangote Flour Mills released its 2013 9 months results with the company posting a pre-tax loss of N8.4billion. The results was as disastrous as...

How to validate and claim your unclaimed dividend warrants

This articles explains how you can verify, validate and claim your expired or unclaimed dividends from your registrar. What are dividends?  Dividends are returns paid to shareholders...

Frequently Asked Questions: Nigeria’s New Exchange Rate Policy

Flexible Exchange Rate Policy; Frequently Asked Questions.   A new dawn in Nigeria's exchange rate policy was ushered in on Monday June 20th by the Central...

Nigerian Stocks: All The Dividend Declared On The Nigerian Stock Exchange In 2014

As audited accounts start to trickle in companies will propose dividend payments to their shareholders as recommended by their respective board of directors. It...
Treasury Bills

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....
Nigerian stocks March

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (7/06/2017)

All share index rose by 1.88% as trading closed on a positive note.

Investment decisions that 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,...
Money hawkers, Naira hawkers

Where to make money from in 2019

The start of a new year is a period of stocktaking and goal setting for many individuals. Living in a developing country like Nigeria means making...

The Implication Of What Foreign Investors Just Admitted To Reuters

The excitement over the new flexible exchange rate policy announced by the Central Bank is gradually waning as the attention of local investors has...
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This is the best Mutual Fund in Nigeria this year so far

Data from the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) says there are 73 Mutual Funds in the country as at March 29, 2018. The Mutual Funds...

Fuel Subsidy Removal: Now We Have Proof That Markets Work

Overthrowing Reasonings And High Things Ideas matter. They really do. What people believe plays a very important part in economic development. And they come to believe...
How to save money in 2019, ATM, NIP, NBS, CBN, Inflation, Interest Rates

How Not To Invest In Shares

Meet Bright, the “intrepid" investor  Bright thought it was time to get into the stock market business and decided to open an account with a...

These Three Stocks Will Be Marked Down For Dividends This Week

The following companies will be closing their register for dividend payment this week. By closing their register only investors who own shares in the...

Stanbic, ARM, Zenith & Afrinvest Equity Mutual Funds Record Worst Returns In 2015

If you are a Nigerian equity market investor and for whatever reason chose to invest your money through mutual funds in 2015, it would...

Here’s How To Determine Your Net Worth

A typical discussion amongst guys during a regular hangout, most especially after a few drinks is on the financial status of successful Nigerians. After...
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Best Performing Mutual Funds in Nigeria, Q2 2018

2018 has so far proven that past performance does not guarantee or is not a guarantee for future performance. This has especially been so...

Rencap List Banks You Should Buy, Sell or Hold If The CBN Devalues By...

Leading Investment Banking Firm and Fund Managers, Renaissance Capital has issued a buy or sell report in anticipating of a devaluation of the naira...

Fidelity Bank Confirms Its $113 million To Oando Is About To Go Bad

Fidelity Bank Nigeria Plc confirmed that its $113 million (N22.4 billion) loan to Oando Plc is partially bad and has now taken a 5%...

One Reason Why Nigerian Stocks Could Remain Depressed For A Long Time

For investors in the Nigerian stock market frustration is currently the order of the day. Investors have seen share prices plummet to historical low...

A tale of two friends: One invested in stocks the other in forex

Two years ago and just when the Central Bank announced its first round of devaluation two friends talked about its impact on the Nigerian...

Here is why your idle funds shouldn’t be in a savings deposit

Be wise enough not to save in a savings account
Nigerian stocks, investing - nairametrics

4 Stocks Under N10 that Could make you Big

Investing in such stocks could make you big money. Here are some such stocks.
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