Treasury Bills

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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Nigerian Stock Market Review For The Week Ended July 22, 2016

Seeing declines in all 5-session, Nigerian stocks have again retreated into the negative territory YtD.

Analysis Of Nigerian Stock Market Performance Last Week (15/7/2016)

A summary of Nigerian Stocks performance for the week ended July 15 2016

Your Pension Fund Is About To Fund Another N120 Billion FG Borrowing Spree

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has announced another bond issuance of about N120 billion for the month of July 2016. The DMO's release confirmed...
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Implication For Stocks As Treasury Bills Rate Jump To 15%

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released results of its latest Treasury Bills auction. The CBN on June 22nd offered  N48.12 b, N69.b and...
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Skye Bank Crisis: What It Means For Your Money

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Monday dissolved the Management and Board of Skye Bank Plc following months of speculation about the financial health...

The Implication Of What Foreign Investors Just Admitted To Reuters

The excitement over the new flexible exchange rate policy announced by the Central Bank is gradually waning as the attention of local investors has...

Frequently Asked Questions: Nigeria’s New Exchange Rate Policy

Flexible Exchange Rate Policy; Frequently Asked Questions.   A new dawn in Nigeria's exchange rate policy was ushered in on Monday June 20th by the Central...

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

Ghana’s Economic Indices Are Scary

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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...

Insurance As An Asset Class? Here Is How It Works

Over the past 8years, I have preached the message of multiple streams of income within my circle of influence. Like many financial advisers, I...
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Difference Between Fixed Deposit and Treasury Bills

A Fixed Deposit is a type of short-term financial investments sold by banks to its depositors. A depositor invests in a fixed deposit when...

Business Round Up (April 25): PH, Warri refineries now producing petrol,Unilever Nigeria posts N1.04...

Punch PH, Warri refineries now producing petrol – Kachikwu: The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Ibe...

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,...

Business Round Up (April 22): MTN’s Subscriber Base Falls 1.4% in First Quarter,Chinese Yuan...

Thisday AfDB Pledges $300m Financing Support to Youths in Agriculture: The Country Director of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Ousmane Dore, said that the bank plans...

CBN To Raise Treasury Bills Worth N167.5 Billion

The Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) on Tuesday said it plans to raise N167.51 billion ($843.67 million) in treasury bills with maturities ranging...
CBN Gov Godiwn Emefiele

CBN Says FG Will Reduce Inflation By Borrowing N219bn via Treasury bills

Central Bank of Nigeria has disclosed today that the Federal Government plans on borrowing N218.89 billion ($1.1 billion) through short-dated Treasury bills on April...

Treasury Bills: CBN To Raise N1.07bn In Second Quarter

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will borrow as much as N1.07 trillion through the issuance of treasury bills in the second quarter (Q2)...

CBN To Raise N192 Billion In Treasury Bills

The Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN), on Wednesday said it will raise N92.39 billion ($967 million) in treasury bills with maturities between 3-month and...

Treasury Bills Rate In Ghana Vs Nigeria

For those discouraged by the low treasury bills rate currently obtainable in Nigeria, Ghana might just be the next destination. Treasury bills in Ghana...

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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CBN To Raise N155 Billion In Treasury Bills

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Wednesday said it plans to raise N 155.39 billion ($780 million) in Treasury bills with maturities of...

The C.B.N Sells 129 bln naira in Treasury bills As yields mixed

The central bank of nigeria revealed on Friday that: Nigeria raised 129.17 billion naira ($649.10 million) in Treasury bills with maturities from three months to...

CBN To Raise N129 Billion In Treasury Bills

The Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN),on Wednesday said it will raise N129.17 billion worth of local currency denominated treasury bills with maturities range of...

CBN To Raise N119.9b In Treasury Bills

The Central Bank of Nigeria plans to raise 119.92 billion naira ($602.98 million)worth of local currency denominated treasury bills with maturities range of 3-month...

Treasury Bills Just Became Unattractive As CBN Sells At Lowest Rate In Years

Intending investors in Nigerian Treasury Bills (T-Bills) may have to rethink their strategy as Treasury Bills rate are now falling like a pack of...
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...
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...

The CBN Plans to Raise N127billion In Treasury Bills

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will retain foreign currency controls because of concerns about slowing growth, a senior bank...

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...