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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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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.

Three Reasons Why You Should Be Investing In Treasury Bills

For Nigerians with excess cash looking for where to invest can be nightmare. It's a bit ironic considering that those without cash typically have...

CBN sells 1 year treasury bills at whopping 22% pa (Highest in 14 years)

The Central Bank of Nigeria has concluded its August 3rd sale of Treasury Bills borrowing about N120 billion at a whopping yield of about...
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex, oil price and more

Daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, bonds, Forex inflation, oil price.

Why Nigerian Stocks & Black Market Naira Rates Were On ‘Steroids’ Last Week

The Nigerian naira firmed on the black market on Friday, while stocks posted their biggest weekly rally in 14 months as domestic funds snapped up shares following central bank currency reforms designed to attract foreign investors
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CBN Just Sold Treasury Bills At These Rates

Nigeria sold 81.47 billion naira ($267.55 million) in short-dated treasury bills at an auction on Wednesday, with mixed yields, data from the central bank...

CBN To Raise N329.93 bln In Treasury Bills

The Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN),on Wednesday said it will raise N329.93 billion in treasury bills with maturities between 3-month and 1-year at an...
CBN Gov Godiwn Emefiele

[GOD-WIN] Treasury Bills Yield Just Dropped To 4.9%

Nigerian Treasury Bills (NTB) yield dropped to a 4.92% for 91 days according to data from FMDQOTC. 182 days NTB was 8.27% and 364...

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...

CBN Sells Treasury Bills For N53b As Naira Weakens

The Central Bank of Nigeria sold 53.08 billion naira ($266.6 million)worth of treasury bills on Tuesday in a bid to...

Next Treasury Bills Auction Set for 9/10/13 are you investing?

The next treasury bills auction is up for the 9th of October 2013. Rates have been falling lately following the increase in the banks...
NSE All Share Index

Daily Update on Bonds, Fx Market, and Treasury Bills

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

Is The Party Over? Treasury Bills Yield Are Dropping….

Demand for Nigerian short-term debt surged at an auction on Wednesday, driving yields down 1.43 percentage points on average across maturities, as subscription rose...

S-A-N-U-S-I : Foreign Investors Shun Latest Treasury Bills Auction

Foreigners stayed away from the Federal Government’s latest Treasury bill auction, the first since the suspension of the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr....
Treasury bills

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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These are the latest treasury bills Primary Market Auction results

Treasury Bills are government securities sold by the CBN to the general public in return for interest payments.

Treasury Bills Yield Drops Again This Week….blame the banks

  (Reuters) - Nigeria sold 134.9 billion naira ($833 million) in treasury bills of three-month, six-month and one-year maturities, with three-fifths fetching lower yields than...

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...
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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...
CBN Gov Godiwn Emefiele

Nigeria Raises N127bn In Treasury Bills, As Yields Crash

Nigeria has raised N127.07 billion ($638.86 million) in trading treasury bills whose maturities range between three months and one year...

AMCON Declares N823billion Loss (2011: N2.3trillion)

The Nation reports; The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has declared a loss of N822.9 billion for the year ended December 2012 (2011: N2.3tr). AMCON’s...

CBN To Raise N814bn In Treasury Bills For Q4

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it plans to auction N814.78 billion in Treasury bills between September 17 and...
Treasury bills

How to bid for this week’s CBN Treasury Bills Sale

CBN is scheduled to hold a Treasury Bills Primary Market Auction on 13th September, 2018.

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...

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...

CBN Sold One Year Treasury Bills Last Week At a True Yield of 19%!!!

The Central Bank on Wednesday sold N110.39b worth of  one year treasury bills at a rate of 15.99% delivering  a true yield of 19% The last time...

It’s On: CBN Announces Another Round of ‘Mouth Watering’ Treasury Bills Sales

The Central Bank has announced that it plans to sell Treasury Bills worth about N142.43 billion at an auction on Feb. 15. Breakdown of the...

CBN Will Auction N182 Billion Treasury Bills This Week

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will this week auction treasury bills worth N182.85 billion. This would be done through a primary market auction....

Here is how much interest CBN paid for last week’s treasury bills

The CBN has confirmed it raised N183.64 billion  ($923 million) in Treasury bills at a lower yield when compared with the previous sale last month. It paid 10.5%,...