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12 Mar 2015
ZIMBABWE’S economy is expected to weaken further this year after growing by 3.1 per cent in 2014, the International Monetary Fund said on Monday, while the Zimbabwean finance minister said Harare expects to clear its arrears to the fund in the next year.
12 Mar 2015
CHEMICAL Specialities (Chemspec) has commenced with voluntary business rescue proceedings, stating that it is ‘financially constrained’.
8 Mar 2015
THE equities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange rebounded from Thursday’s loss to close positive on the last trading day of the week.     Indeed, the benchmark index - All Share Index - gained 225 points to close for the week at 31, 049.37 points.    The bullish close was driven by positive investor sentiment…
5 Mar 2015
Access Bank extends rights issue offer to March 18 THE equities market closed yesterday on a negative note, as Nigerian Stock Exchange [NSE] All Share Index [ASI] depreciated by 0.82 per cent to close at 30,365.05 basis points, compared with the 0.05 per cent appreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at 12.38…
5 Mar 2015
CHAIRMAN of the Board of  Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC],  Suleyman Ndanusa has assured that all the capital markets of countries within the West African sub-region would be integrated by the first quarter of 2016.   Ndanusa made this known after the opening session of the fifth meeting of the West African Capital Markets Integration…
4 Mar 2015
TRANSACTIONS on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) sustained rising profile yesterday, even as more bluechip companies appreciated in price, resulting to a further rise in market capitalisation by N5 billion.     Specifically, at the close of trading yesterday, the market capitalisation of listed equities grew by 0.05 per cent to N10.215 trillion from…
3 Mar 2015
SEC, NFIU to collaborate against money laundering, terrorism financing THE equities market closed yesterday on a positive note, as Nigerian Stock Exchange [NSE] All Share Index [ASI] appreciated by 1.10 per cent to close at 30,601.13 basis points, compared with the 0.54 per cent appreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at 11.70…
2 Mar 2015
THE equities market closed yesterday on a positive note, as Nigerian Stock Exchange [NSE] All Share Index [ASI] appreciated by 0.54 per cent to close at 30,267.18 basis points, compared with the 0.19 per cent depreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at 12.67 per cent.   Market breadth also closed positive as…
28 Feb 2015
A turnover of 1.675 billion shares was recorded on the floor of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE), as investors staked N21.315 billion in 21,062 deals last week.   This volume of transactions was however lower than a total of 2.083 billion units, valued at N22.467 billion that changed hands in 20,805 deals during the preceding…
26 Feb 2015
Gwarzo emerges AMERC Chairman THE equities market closed yesterday on a negative note, as Nigerian Stock Exchange [NSE] All Share Index [ASI] depreciated by 0.50 per cent to close at 30,045.56 basis points, compared with the 0.17 per cent appreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at 13.31 per cent.   Market breadth…
25 Feb 2015
EQUITY transactions on the trading floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) sustained rising profile yesterday, following price gains recorded by major as bluechip companies, as investors’ wealth appreciated by N271 billion in three trading days.    Specifically, market capitalization of the NSE rose by N271 billion or 2.6 per cent, from N9,804 trillion recorded last…
24 Feb 2015
TRADING activities at the nation’s stock market continued in an upbeat, occasioned by price gains recorded by major blue chip companies,  as investors wealth increased by N118 billion.     Specifically, market capitalisation of listed equities appreciated by N118billion or 1.19 per cent to N10.058 trillion from N9.940 trillion recorded the previous day.  Also, the NSE…

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