Barton Heyman

June 19, 2018

World Update: Egypt’s inflation falls behind Nigeria’s as bold reforms pay off

Annual inflation in Egypt has fallen behind Nigeria’s for the first time since a raft of painful reforms from a currency float to fuel subsidy cuts […]
June 19, 2018

Nigeria Update: 12 firms ‘harvest’ N268.7b from rights issue

No fewer that 12 companies listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) have raised fresh capitals by way of rights issue from the nation’s bourse to […]
June 19, 2018

Nigeria Update: FMDQ market report

Commentary on the foreign exchange (FX) market with data for the week-ended June 14, 2018.  ▪ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) intervened through its periodic […]
June 19, 2018

World Update: Crude oil prices to decline to $68 a barrel in 2019

The United States’ Energy Information Administration (EIA) forecasts that Brent crude oil prices will average $71 per barrel in 2018 and $68 a barrel in 2019. […]