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This category contains information about Treasury Bills in Nigeria.

Treasury Bills are short-term debt instruments issued by the Federal Government through the Central Bank to provide short term funding for the government. They are by nature, the most liquid money market securities and are backed by the guarantee of the Federal Government.

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How to bid for this week’s Treasury Bills sale

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is scheduled to hold a Treasury Bills (T-Bills) Primary Market Auction (PMA) on 18th October, 2018.
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How to bid for this week’s Treasury Bills sale

CBN is scheduled to hold a T-Bills Primary Market Auction on 4th October, 2018.
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How to bid for this week’s CBN Treasury Bills Sale

CBN is scheduled to hold a T-Bills Primary Market Auction on 2nd August 2018.
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How to bid for this week’s CBN Treasury Bills sale

CBN is scheduled to hold a Treasury Bills Primary Market Auction on 19th July 2018.
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Official: Treasury Bills Calendar (Updated 2018 Q4)

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria quarterly Treasury Bills Issuance Calendar is released to the public periodically as a guide for investors to know...
Nigerian Stock Exchange - nairametrics

MARKET RECAP: Equity markets close the week on a positive note

Market recap is a summary of activities across Nigerian and global financial markets every week.

Daily Report: Down down goes Treasury Bills

Funding Rates Spike to 7-Month High as Banks Fund for their Retail FX Bids Nigeria’s Capital Importation grows by 594% in Q1 2018 - NBS  KEY...

Difference between FGN Savings and Treasury Bills

Before now the retail investors in Nigeria who wanted to invest in risk free short-term dated interested yielding securities could only invest in treasury...

BOOM: FMDQ Suspends Spot FX Closing Rate, Confirming Flexible Exchange Rate Is Broken

The FMDQ OTC, the official market for bonds, treasury bills and forex trading has approved the suspension of the FMDQ Spot FX Closing Rate...

Hot Money Is Back: Foreign Investments Into Nigeria Up 75% QoQ

  The National Bureau of Statistics has released its 2016 third quarter capital importation report revealing that the total value of capital imported into Nigeria in...

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...

Treasury Bills Results For 14/9/2016

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released the following results of its recently concluded Treasury Bills offering.

Forex Trade Boosts External Reserves By $595 Million In 5 Days

Foreign investors show increased confidence by increasing volume of investment in the economy, thus increasing the external reserves of the country by $595 million in 5 days.

Naira Has Fallen: The Lambs Remain Silent

So for everyone who is wondering why we have “devalued” or “floated” but those foreign investors have refused to come...this provides another explanation

Should I Invest In Fixed Deposits?

Should I be putting my money in a fixed deposit? This was a question put forward by a Nairametrics visitor last week. Apparently, he had...

Latest Treasury Bills results are out…Here is what you need to know

The Central Bank on Tuesday auctioned treasury bills to willing investors in another round of debt accumulation for the Apex Bank. Funds have been...

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...

Evidence that Nigerian Banks have hiked lending rates across board

Last week, a Nairametrics reader sent us a letter from their bank informing them that their effective interest rates will now be increased from...
Nigerian stocks March

What to expect this week – #Stocks, #TreasuryBills, #FDI, #FPI

  Commentary MPC raises interest rates by 200bps from 12% to 14% The Naira started to see increased levels...

South Africa Pension Fund Says It Will Invest $5 billion To Stimulate Economy

Africa's largest pension fund, the South Africa based Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has said that it will invest about  invest 70 billion rand ($5...

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,...

Is this why Public and Private Sector CRR was changed to 31%?

The hours leading to the reading of the 244th meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) was filled with low expectations across the investor community, as...

Treasury Bills Calendar for April to June 2015

As we approach the end of a volatile First quarter for Treasury Bills, the time has come when the central bank issues a new...

This Is Your Official Treasury Bills Calendar For Second Quarter 2014

  The Central Bank has released its official Treasury Bills program for the second quarter of the year 2014. The calendar includes treasury bill sales the...