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Nigerian mutual funds made an estimated N1.9 billion gain in 2018

Nigerian mutual funds made an estimated N1.9 billion gain in 2018

Nigerian mutual funds generated an estimated gain of N1.9 billion in 2018, to bring its total Net Asset Value to N648.2 billion.
Mutual funds plunged in November

Stanbic IBTC Guaranteed made 14.41% in 2018

There is no doubt that 2018 was quite a challenging year for investors all over the world. The global market remained very volatile for...
Mutual fund investments

Mutual fund investments success in American and what Nigeria can learn from this

The popularity of mutual funds and the part they play in retirement savings has long been embraced all over the world except in Nigeria.
Mutual funds plunged in November

This is why you should be consistent with your investment and retirement account

When it comes to consistency in investment, it is not only the consistency of fund or investment performance that matters

Nigeria’s alternative investment assets grow at a slower rate

The Nigerian alternative investment space represented by pension and mutual funds saw their assets increase at a slow rate.
FBN Money Market Fund

The 4 mutual funds to count on for consistent returns

A consistent fund is one that delivers returns that are above its benchmark almost all the time. Consistency of returns is one of the things smart investors
FBN Money Market Fund

September mutual fund performance ranking

The Nigerian stock market continued its lacklustre performance in September by recording a month to date, MTD, negative performance of 6.05% to bring its Year to date, YTD, performance to minus 14.39%.
Retiree fund, pension funds, mutual funds

Pension fund multi fund structure performance

There is no doubt that the multi fund structure has begun with the right foot forward.

RSA and retiree pension fund ranking for August 2018

Among the RSA funds the highest positive return for the month was recoded by Veritas Glanvills RSA Pension.
Mutual funds plunged in November

‘Best and worst’ performing mutual funds in August

The selection is based on analysis conducted by Quantitative Financial Analytics.
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These are the fastest growing Mutual Funds in Nigeria in Q2 2018

Earlier in the year, mutual fund assets crossed the half trillion Naira mark.
Mutual funds plunged in November

Mutual Fund Prospectus explained – Part 2

A load is the fees investors pay for purchasing or selling mutual funds.
Mutual funds plunged in November

Mutual Fund Prospectus explained – Part 1

a mutual fund prospectus is an investor’s owner’s manual for a mutual fund.

How to Know If It’s A Ponzi Scheme

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

In major shift, Mutual Funds dump Nigerian Stock Market for Money Market Funds

Nigerian mutual fund investors’ love for high yield and their fear of the unknown seem to have conspired against equity-based funds. This conspiracy has...

Vetiva’s DV Balanced Fund returns 6.19% for fiscal year

DV Balanced fund allocated 32.38% of its assets to Equities, 41.72% to money market securities, 25.73% to fixed income and 0.53% to cash as at June ending.

ALERT: List of PFA’s with up to date reports as at July 2018

Just few days after we reported that only two pension fund administrators were up to date.
BUA Cement

Dangote Cement makes over N1 billion pension contribution for its employees

The Nigerian pension fund industry has been growing since the enactment of the pensions act of 2004.

NLPC and Sigma Pension Fund Administrators Take the Lead in Reporting and Transparency

NLPC Pension Fund Administrators Limited is being credited for taking the lead.
PENCOM, Pension Funds

More young Nigerian enroll for pension as Pension Asset Value tops N8.1tr

Data released from Fund Assets and Registration report indicates that additional 55,038 members enrolled.

United Capital Eurobond Fund is ‘the best this year’ so far

The United Capital Nigerian Eurobond Fund returned 0.5%.
Mutual funds plunged in November

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

All mutual fund investment companies are required to register in Nigeria.
Lotus Capital

Lotus Halal Investment Fund posts a 4.49% return

Lotus Halal Investment fund posted a YTD return of 4.49% in June.
PENCOM, Pension Funds

Premium Pensions RSA Fund tops Nigerian RSA funds with 7.55% return

Premium Pensions RSA fund led the performance ranking of Nigeria’s RSA Pension funds.
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.

Afrinvest Plutus Fund propels Afrinvest Asset Management a notch higher in list of top...

This achievement is coming after the fund manager added yet another fund, Afrinvest Plutus Fund, to its fund management portfolio.

Mutual funds record positive but unimpressive performance in Q2

2018 is not shaping up to be a good year for mutual fund investors, analysis from QFA has revealed.
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.


shortlisted applicants for the 2019 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme

List of successful applicants for TEF 2019 announced

See the complete list of the shortlisted applicants for the 2019 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme.
Cadbury Nigeria Plc appoints new managing director

Cadbury Nigeria Plc appoints new managing director

Cadbury Nigeria Plc today announced the appointment of Mrs. Oyeyimika Adeboye as Managing Director, effective 1st April 2019. Mrs. Adeboye takes over from Mr. Amir...
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How to make $1bn from a single product in Nigeria

Nigerian businesses owned by foreign nationals have thrived. Here's a look at how they did it.