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18 Oct
FBN Holdings Plc, Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO) Plc and Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) lifted the volume of shares traded at the end of last week's transactions on the equities sector...
14 Jun 2021
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) has announced that it has successfully raised $350 million tier two bond. This represents the first-ever tier two sustainability notes by a financial institution in Sub-Saharan Africa.
16 Jan 2020
Following sustained profit-taking in some bellwethers, the equities market recorded its second decline yesterday, as market capitalisation depreciated further by N114 billion.       Precisely, at the close of trading, Wednesday, the All Share Index (ASI) decreased by 220.65 absolute points, representing a dip of 0.75 per cent to close at 29,062.50 points.    …
19 Nov 2019
Transactions on the equities sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), reversed past positive trading sentiment to reopen on a downturn yesterday, causing market capitalisation to slump by N188 billion.
25 Jun 2019
Trading on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) reopened on a downturn yesterday, as more highly capitalised stocks depreciated in price, causing the All-share index to dip further by 0.14 per cent. At the close of transactions yesterday, the All Share Index (ASI) shed 42.09 absolute points, representing a dip of 0.14…
12 Mar 2019
Despite improved corporate performance, the bears strengthened their hold on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday, as the All-share index (ASI), plunged further by 0.9 per cent.     Specifically at the close of transactions, ASI depreciated by 287.85 absolute points, representing a dip of 0.90 per cent to close at…
7 Feb 2019
The bulls maintained dominance at the end of yesterday’s transactions on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), as most blue chip stock appreciated in price, causing the All-share index to rise further by 0.2 per cent for the fourth consecutive session.     Specifically, the All Share Index (ASI) rose by 48.23…
16 May 2016
Heavy transactions in the shares of some banks, especially Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) and Access Bank, last week, lifted the volume of shares traded, as a turnover of 1.826 billion shares......


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Hundreds of Buddhist monks fled two major towns in Myanmar, a witness said Sunday, among thousands recently displaced by intense fighting between the military and rebel groups opposed to last year's coup.
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Little-known Italian Salvatore Caruso has never gone beyond the third round at the Australian Open, but he was given an unexpected chance to do better Sunday as a late replacement for Novak Djokovic.
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US-based Prince Harry is appealing to the UK courts after the government refused to allow him police protection paid for out of his own pocket, arguing the decision means he cannot return home.
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Microsoft warned Sunday that a cyberattack targeting key Ukrainian government systems, which Kyiv believes may be the work of Russia, could prove destructive and affect more organisations than initially feared.
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Bangladesh police said Sunday they had arrested the brother of a notorious insurgent leader whose organisation has been blamed for murders and drug trafficking in sprawling Rohingya refugee camps.