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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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Here’s How Much Interest CBN Will Pay If You Bought Treasury Bills Last Week

The Central Bank of Nigeria sold N99.12 billion worth of Treasury Bills on Wednesday. Here is the breakdown of the TB's sold and the...
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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, FX rates, inflation, oil price.

I-N-V-E-S-T: May 19th 182 Days Treasury Bills Auction Post Average True Yield of 14.1%…

The CBN auctioned N166.6billion worth of treasury bills today in 91days, 182days and 364 days tenor respectively . The auction as usual involved failed...
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Welcome to highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.
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How to bid for this week’s CBN Treasury Bill’s sale

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is scheduled to hold a Treasury Bills (T-Bills) Primary Market Auction (PMA) on 16th August 2018. 

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Treasury Bills

How to bid for this week’s Treasury Bills sale

CBN is scheduled to hold a Treasury Bills (T-Bills) Primary Market Auction (PMA) on 28th November, 2018.

Nigeria Raises N136 billion In Treasury Bills

Nigeria sold N136.24 billion ($684.67 million) in Treasury bills with maturities from three months to one year at its first auction of the year...

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A-L-E-R-T: Treasury bill Yields Just Fell To a 14-month low

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Treasury Bills

How to bid for this week’s Treasury Bills Sale

CBN is scheduled to hold a Treasury Bills PMA on 20th September, 2018.

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Funding rates spike as banks fund for CBN wholesale FX auction

Daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.
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Bond yields trend higher following selloff on mid and long tenors

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Treasury bills calendar for January-February 2019

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

Sanusi: Why CBN Stopped Payment Of Electronic Money Transfers In Dollars

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A-Z of how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills

A-Z of how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills

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Sample letter of application to purchase treasury bills

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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.
Nigerian Stock Exchange

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

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