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Treasury Bills

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

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Stanbic IBTC Shari’ah Fixed Income Fund

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.
Money Market

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

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Stanbic IBTC Shari’ah Fixed Income Fund

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

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Understanding Mutual Fund Fees

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

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Godwin Emefiele

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

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NSE Rules, Nigerian Stock Exchange,

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

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Treasury Bills

Daily Update: Markets trades cautiously over expected supply from Primary Market Auction

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Treasury Bills

Fixed Income Monitor: T-Bills market closed positive due to buoyant liquidity

The money market rate increased last week as the Overnight rate (OVN) and Open Buy Back (OBB) rose to 17.29% and 16.43% from 10.57% and 9.86% respectively. Consequently, the average money market rate rose by 6.65% to settle at 16.86%.
Understanding Mutual Fund Fees

Understanding Mutual Fund Liquidity and Redemption Penalty

What are the best and trusted foreign currency denominated mutual funds that offer good returns with low minimum withholding period?
NSE Rules, Nigerian Stock Exchange,

Daily Update: Market reacts to new 30-year issue, long term yields rise

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Nigerian Stock Exchange

Daily Update: Nigeria debuts 30year FGN bonds priced at a coupon of 14.80%

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NSE All Share Index

Daily Update on Treasury Bills, Bond, Forex and Oil Prices.

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mutual fund fees

Understanding Mutual Fund Fees: Incentive or Performance Fee

In my first article on the issue of mutual fund fees, I promised to explain all or most of the fees that make up the total expense ratio of a fund. This is a continuation...
Money Market

Fixed Income Market Monitor (8th-12th April)

The money market rate increased last week as the Overnight rate(OVN) and Open Buy Back (OBB) rose to 21.57% and 20.29%from 16.14% and 15.29% respectively
Financial statements

Daily Updates on Bonds, Treasury Bills, Forex and Oil Price.

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Understanding Mutual Fund Fees

Nigeria’s Mutual Fund asset value may reach N1tn before December 2019

According to information contained in the latest available data from SEC, the total Asset Value of Nigerian mutual funds was about N710 billion as at March 15th.
Mutual Fund fees

Is Nigeria’s mutual fund industry a duopoly dominated by two fund managers?

There is no doubt that the Nigerian mutual fund industry has come of age. Until 1991, there was no mention of mutual funds in the country.
Mutual Fund fees

Understanding Mutual Fund Fees: Management Fee

Mutual fund managers, hedge fund managers, pension fund managers, and other fund management companies, all charge fees. This is how they get rewarded for managing your money.
FBN Money Market Fund

January’s huge inflow into FBN Money Market Fund underscores search for yield

Analysis on the inflows and outflows into and from Nigerian mutual funds, shows that FBN Money Market Fund attracted the largest inflow in January, 2019.
Mutual Fund fees

EXCLUSIVE: Mutual Funds’ Asset Value Plunges

The Net Asset Value of Nigeria's mutual funds plunged to N660 billion in November, as against October's ending value of N683 billion.
Fidson Healthcare Plc

Fidson’s plan to dominate the pharmaceutical space in the next 10 years

Fidson Healthcare Plc held a breakfast meeting with shareholders to provide details of a N3 billion rights issue. Nairametrics had an exclusive interview with the Founder/Managing...
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Nigerian Stock Exchange to launch mutual funds trading platform

The NSE is set to start listing of mutual funds.
mutual fund fees

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 Fund fees

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 Fund fees

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

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Canada invited 3,357 Express Entry candidates with scores as low as 300

Canada invited 3,357 Express Entry Candidates with scores as low as 300

Canadian province, Alberta, has issued a total of 3,357 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian Permanent Residency (PR) to Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 300.
EFCC raid MTN

Purported EFCC raid on MTN Nigeria head office might be false

There were wild media reports, late Friday night, purporting that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (@officialEFCC) raided the head office of @MTNNG. This might be wrong.
Treasury Bills

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

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