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20 Jul 2020
Despite the growth in savings and investment products, Nigeria still recorded low mobilisation for such products, research by FSDH has shown.
27 Jan 2020
Despite the growth in the savings and investment products in Nigeria, the country still records low mobilisation of savings and investments, a research by FSDH has shown.
8 Jul 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) may be reaching the limit of its monetary policy tools in stimulating the economy. This is especially so if the fiscal complements...
10 Jun 2019
The nation’s economy is presently in need of fiscal direction, removal of fuel subsidy and transparent channeling of the proceeds to infrastructure and social investments, as well as competitive pricing of electricity tariff to drive investment and boost economic growth. Though the assessed needs appear to be hard choices, the research by FSDH Merchant Bank…
8 Apr 2019
The scripting of appropriate reforms for informal sector taxation, tackling the non-remittance challenges and improving the consumption patterns of through policy developments hold the key to the realisation of N3.47 trillion in Value Added Tax (VAT) base by 2023. A research by FSDH Merchant Bank Limited noted that the nation’s large informal sector, put at…
11 Feb 2019
Govt will incur more costs to contain money in circulation The financial system may experience increased flow of money in circulation to N2.33 trillion this month, courtesy of maturing government securities and distributions from Federal Accounts and Allocations Committee. Out of the expected amount, an estimated total outflow of approximately N644 billion from the various…
12 Mar 2018
Except the emerging uncertainties associated with 2018 budget, delay in the confirmation of Monetary Policy Committee members and social unrest targeted at the agriculture sector are settled, all positive economic forecasts now may amount to nothing.   A report by FSDH Merchant Bank Limited has noted that some investors are gradually adopting a “wait and…
7 Jul 2016
To boost lending and economic growth, the African Development Bank (AfDB) has extended a $350 million lifeline to First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) and FSDH Merchant Bank Nigeria.
30 Mar 2015
FSDH Merchant Bank Limited has posted a profit after tax of N3 billion for the 2014 financial year, against N2.62 billion achieved in the previous year. Besides, directors of the company are recommending the sum of N747.62 million dividend, culminating to 26.75 kobo per share due to every shareholder of the company. Specifically, the bank’s…


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Giorgio Chiellini bid farewell to Juventus fans on Monday in his last home match for the Turin giants, a disappointing 2-2 draw which earned Lazio a place in the Europa League after Sergej Milinkovic-Savic...
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Arsenal's exile from the Champions League looks set to stretch into a sixth season after losing 2-0 at Newcastle on Monday.
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The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the promotion of Mr Ibrahim Magu and seven other Commissioners of Police (CPs) to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG)
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The Police Command in Borno has defused a bomb planted by Boko Haram and Islamic State of the West African Province(ISWAP) insurgents at Dalori Internally Displaced Persons Camp(IDPs) in Borno.
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Nigeria's accountant-general Ahmed Idris was arrested on Monday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over alleged N80 billion fraud. EFCC spokesman Wilson Uwujaren said Idris was arrested after failing to honour the Commission's invitations. “The Commission’s verified intelligence showed that the AGF raked off the funds through bogus consultancies and other illegal activities using…