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Fitch gives Emfiele’s signature FX Policy pass mark

Fitch gives Emfiele’s signature FX Policy pass mark

After so much criticism for its forex policies from international analysts, the Central Bank...


[The Nigerian Economy Daily] FG has approved the closure of five foreign missions and embassies

[The Nigerian Economy Daily] FG has approved the closure of five foreign missions and embassies

A daily compilation of business and economic news from...


CBN’s list of 36 imported items valid for forex explained

CBN’s list of 36 imported items valid for forex explained

More clarification at...


Forex forwards sold by the CBN since July 2016

Forex forwards sold by the CBN since July 2016

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria has so far sold a total of $5,747.76...


Update: CBN did not reverse ban on 41 items (mix-up explained)

Update: CBN did not reverse ban on 41 items (mix-up explained)

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria has issued a press release clarifying interpretations  that...


Why recent oil price slide could affect outlook for exchange rate

Why recent oil price slide could affect outlook for exchange rate

Oil prices have extended losses this week with the Brent crude sliding by 2.4%...



The Nigerian Economy Today 4/5/2017

The Nigerian Economy Today 4/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS...


CBN Readmits These 3 Previously ‘Banned’ Banks Into The Forex Market

CBN Readmits These 3 Previously ‘Banned’ Banks Into The Forex Market

Welcome...


List Of Banks Banned From Participating In The SME Forex Window

List Of Banks Banned From Participating In The SME Forex Window

Good...


CBN Explains Why Multiple Exchange Rates Are Necessary

CBN Explains Why Multiple Exchange Rates Are Necessary

A plausible...


Analysts Explain Why The FX Window For Investors Will Fail

Analysts Explain Why The FX Window For Investors Will Fail

Who will be proved...


CBN’s New FX Window For Investors and Exporters Explained

CBN’s New FX Window For Investors and Exporters Explained

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday opened a new special forex window...


CBN “Frees Naira” As It Creates New Window for Investors & Exporters

CBN “Frees Naira” As It Creates New Window for Investors & Exporters

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has created yet another FX window for...


Official: CBN Excludes Raw Materials For Plastic And Rubber Production From 41 Ban List

Official: CBN Excludes Raw Materials For Plastic And Rubber Production From 41 Ban List

Nairametrics|The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in a circular released today instructed all authorised...


CBN’s Issues Form Q For SME’s; What You Need To Know

CBN’s Issues Form Q For SME’s; What You Need To Know

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria last week announced that it had created a...


Frustrated, Importers Reveal How CBN’s Forex Policy Is A Mess

Frustrated, Importers Reveal How CBN’s Forex Policy Is A Mess

Who can sort this...


Does This Chart Support IMF’s Claim That Naira Is Overvalued?

Does This Chart Support IMF’s Claim That Naira Is Overvalued?

Nairametrics| Since the Central Bank of Nigeria rolled out its revised forex policy on...


Will CBN’s Latest Move Against The Black Market Work?

Will CBN’s Latest Move Against The Black Market Work?

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria issued a press release on Monday confirming that on...


Our Experience Buying Forex At N360/$1

Our Experience Buying Forex At N360/$1

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has instructed that commercial banks sell the dollar...


Timeline: Forex Decisions Taken By The CBN Since February 2017 (Updated April 10 2017)

Timeline: Forex Decisions Taken By The CBN Since February 2017 (Updated April 10 2017)

Nairametrics| The reign of Godwin Emefiele as CBN Governor will perhaps go down in...


Weekly Roundup of Business & Economic News From Nigeria (March 25, 2017)

Weekly Roundup of Business & Economic News From Nigeria (March 25, 2017)

Welcome to Nairametrics Economic and Business Review, our weekly summary of some of the...


Why Black Market Is Not Going Away Even If We Float

Why Black Market Is Not Going Away Even If We Float

Nairametrics| As at Friday, the 17th of March 2017, the exchange rate at the black market...


Analysis: Stimulating Nigeria’s Economy Through Real Estate

Analysis: Stimulating Nigeria’s Economy Through Real Estate

With two months into 2017 and economic indices yet to take the desired turn,...


What We Experienced Trying To Buy Forex From Some Banks

What We Experienced Trying To Buy Forex From Some Banks

Nairametrics| The new CBN’s forex policy has been in operation for a little over...


The Week Ahead: As Things Get Tighter, We Need To Be More Creative

The Week Ahead: As Things Get Tighter, We Need To Be More Creative

The pot is shrinking big time The three tiers of government received a total...


CBN To Increase List Of Banned Items

CBN To Increase List Of Banned Items

Nairametrics|Despite criticism from various quarters, the Central Bank of Nigeria will continue with its...


These Businesses Have Benefitted From Forex Crisis And Their Results Confirms It

These Businesses Have Benefitted From Forex Crisis And Their Results Confirms It

They even surpassed their own...


Exchange rate hits N400/$1 at the parallel market as summer holiday hikes demand

Exchange rate hits N400/$1 at the parallel market as summer holiday hikes demand

Nigeria’s exchange rate dropped to a new low of N400 to the $1 at...


Emefiele Needs To Do This One Last Thing To Attract Foreign Investors

Emefiele Needs To Do This One Last Thing To Attract Foreign Investors

The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele is really one tough cookie....


These Are What We’ve Learnt About The New Exchange Rate In The Last One Week

These Are What We’ve Learnt About The New Exchange Rate In The Last One Week

It’s officially seven days since Nigeria began a free float of its exchange rate....