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Money Market Investment

The Pain and Gain of Money Market Fund Investment

There is no doubt that Nigerians are in love with money market mutual funds considering the size of money market funds in relation to the entire mutual funds in Nigeria.
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Nigeria’s Asset to GDP Ratio Is low despite rise in Mutual Fund value

As Nigeria's mutual fund asset value keeps trending towards the trillion-naira mark, data has shown that the country still ranks low in mutual fund to GDP ratio when compared to other countries.
Money market fund investments

Money market funds record highest investment of N563.9 billion

Money market fund has recorded the highest investment of N563.9 billion as the value of mutual fund investments hit N746.5 billion at the end of May 2019.
Money market fund investments

INSIGHT: Why you really should consider investing in mutual fund today

A Mutual Fund is a Trust or Company that pools money from many investors and invests in a specified class of securities such as stocks, bonds, real estate or a balanced mix of asset classes.
Treasury Bills

A Quiet Trading Session as Primary Market T-Bills Auction Takes Centre Stage

Welcome to Nairametrics‘ summary of the daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills and Bonds. This is brought to you by Zedcrest.
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Daily updates on bonds, treasury bills, forex, and oil price

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Fixed Income

Market/Economic Insight (Monday June 3rd to Friday June 7th 2019)

The performance of the Nigerian Equity Market remained bearish last week with the index (NSE ASI) trending downward by 2.05% WTD to close at an index level of 30,432.13 and Market capitalization of N13.40 trillion.
Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority

What NSIA’s FY 2018 results has taught us about investment strategy

Not too long ago, the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), announced its results for the 2018 financial year.
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Market Update: Rebound in Global Oil Prices Fuel Rally for Nigerian Eurobonds

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Businessman makes a strong case against equity investment

Businessman makes a strong case against equity investment

Nigerian entrepreneur and business leader, Dr. Tayo Oyedeji, recently made a strong case against equity investment. According to him, not only are stocks riskier to invest in, good returns on investment cannot always be guaranteed compared to other diversified forms of investments.
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How to choose between investing in bond funds, money market funds or savings bonds

How to choose between investing in bond funds, money market funds or savings bonds
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Find out how much fee your fund manager charges

Find out how much fee your fund manager charges
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CBN’s Wholesale FX Auction Pressures Money Market Rates Higher

Welcome to Nairametrics‘ summary of the daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics from the money market. This is brought to you by Zedcrest.
Top 10 high-yield money market funds that beat inflation in Nigeria

Fixed Income Market Monitor (May 20th-24th 2019)

The money market rate increased last week as the Overnight rate (OVN) and Open Buy Back (OBB) rose to 12.00% and 11.14% from 5.29% and 4.57% last week.
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Pay attention to this when you want to choose the right Mutual Fund

All mutual fund investment companies are required to register in Nigeria.
Treasury Bills

Daily Update: T-Bills Market turns bearish as CBN resumes OMO sales

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Money market fund investments

ATTENTION: DV Balanced Fund to become a Money Market Fund

Vetiva Asset Management Company has requuested unitholders of DV Balanced Fund to attend a meeting in Lagos on May 28th by 11:00 am.
Bonds

Daily Update: Bond auction rates clear c.34bps lower following 271% over subscription

Welcome to Nairametrics‘ summary of the daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills. This is brought to you by Zedcrest.
Fixed Income

What You need to know about Stanbic IBTC’s Shari’ah Fixed Income Fund (“SFIF”)

Stanbic IBTC Asset Management Limited is offering 10 million units of the Stanbic IBTC Shari’ah Fixed Income Fund (SFIF) through an Initial Public Offer (“IPO”) at a par value of N100 per unit.
Treasury Bills

Daily Update: T-Bill rates hit new lows ahead of CBN MPC decision

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Fixed Income

Fixed Income Market Monitor (May 13th- Friday 17th)

The money market rate decreased last week as the Overnight rate (OVN) and Open Buy Back (OBB) fell to 5.29% and 4.57% from 10.00% and 9.14% respectively.
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What you should always look out for in a Mutual Fund

In what seems to have become a custom, I received yet another email from one of my readers, asking me what money market fund I would recommend for a newbie.
Treasury Bills

T-Bill Rates Decline Further in Absence of CBN OMO Auction

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Treasury Bills

Daily Update: Lack of CBN OMO auction drives bullish sentiment in local market

Daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from tradings sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.
Fixed Income

Market Update: Escalating US-China trade tensions weigh on market sentiments

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Money market fund investments

Understanding Mutual Fund Fees: Miscellaneous Fees

In my first article on the issue of understanding mutual fund fees, I expounded on what management fee is, how to calculate it and how to reduce the burden by negotiating better rates if you are in a position to do so.
Treasury Bills

Market Update: Nigerian Eurobonds find support as oil steadies above $70pb

Here's the summary of the daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, Bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.
Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, CBN, interest payment on bank deposits

Daily Update: Bond market reacts positively to CBN Governor’s tenure renewal

Welcome once again to daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as T-bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.
NSE expels 38 stockbroking firms, Companies on NSE, NSE rules, Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, CBN, Banks' recapitalisation

Market Update: CBN to auction c.N110bn T-Bills upon resumption from break

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