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9 Feb
Online trading in the Nigerian Capital Markets is gaining popularity.  According to figures from the Nigeria Exchange Limited (NGX), domestic investment in the market dwarfed foreign investment in 2021.
12 Jan
Stock markets and the dollar advanced Wednesday with all eyes on the latest US inflation reading as countries battle high prices.
20 Dec 2021
Members of the Association of Capital Market Valuers in Nigeria (ACMVN) are seeking more recognition from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to enable them to list the housing
13 Oct 2021
Despite the worth of Nigeria Exchange Limited (NGX), estimated to be in excess of N20 trillion, financial technology (Fintech) firms are looking beyond the shores of Nigeria...
19 Apr 2021
Bitcoin and Stock are two of the most liquid assets that have made many millionaires. The stock exchange has been in existence for over 200 years while Bitcoin has only been around for 11 years. People buy Bitcoin and stock for the same reason, which is to grow their money and become financially buoyant.
12 Apr 2019
Konga targets London Exchange, NYSE by 2020 PAN-African e-commerce platform, Jumia Technologies has officially announced its listing on the New York Stock Exchange. The listing on the NYSE happened yesterday in New York, USA, with shares beginning trading at $14.50 under ticker symbol JMIA. By the listing, Jumia became the first startup from Africa to list…
1 Oct 2018
From now till December, United Capital’s relaunched platform- InvestNow, would target no fewer than 20,000 more customers at the bottom of the pyramid in efforts to deepen financial inclusion, foster savings culture and investments, with seamless services in just one portal. The Group Chief Executive Officer of United Capital, Peter Ashade, said it’s brand of…
6 Feb 2018
Panic gripped trading floors across the world on Tuesday, with Asia and Europe plunging after record-breaking losses on Wall Street, as investors fretted over the prospect of rising US interest rates and took profits following months of markets euphoria.
27 Jul 2017
Demutualisation is the process of converting a non-profit, mutually owned organisation to a profit making, investor-owned company. Traditionally, stock exchanges operate as mutually owned entities whose members....
29 Jun 2016
The current storm that is embroiling the controversial Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, may not blow over very soon. It was kicked off when the governor revealed that three of his accounts with Zenith Bank...
15 Jun 2016
From a lowly eight branches and 13 pre-integration with the acquired institution, to 165 now alongside its technology-driven Automated Banking Centres, Heritage Bank Limited...
30 May 2016
This suggests that a bounce in GBP should be limited if the UK voted to stay in the EU, and fundamentals which have been ignored most recently will be back in play.


17 mins ago
Scammers stole cryptocurrency worth roughly $100 million from Binance, the world's biggest exchange for crypto assets, the firm said on Friday.
25 mins ago
As political parties strategise to put out formidable campaigns to woo voters ahead of the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa yesterday released a preliminary report indicating a decline of youth candidacy from 34 per cent in the 2019 general elections to 28 per cent in 2023 general elections.
1 hour ago
Iran said Friday an investigation into the death in custody of Mahsa Amini found she lost her life to illness rather than reported beatings that sparked three weeks of bloody protests. Amini, 22, died on September 16, three days after falling into a coma following her arrest in Tehran by the morality police for allegedly…
1 hour ago
Mike Makinde made history on Saturday by joining the prestigious class of Nigeria Cup winners. The honour came through his victory in the 25th edition of the Nigeria Cup; a weeklong competition put together to celebrate the nation's Independence anniversary. Relishing the outcome of the competition, the 11-handicap player said he never envisage winning the…
2 hours ago
The Governor of Ekiti, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Friday signed six bills recently passed by the State House of Assembly into law, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.