Barton Heyman

February 5, 2018

Nigeria Update: Stock market index soars by 13.71 per cent

The bull run witnessed in the nation’s stock market in 2017 extended to the first month of 2018, defying profit taking and “January effects”, believed to […]
February 2, 2018

Africa Update: $2.20bn arms deal: Zuma asks prosecutors to drop graft charges

South Africa’s National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said on Thursday it had received arguments from President Jacob Zuma on why he should not be prosecuted for corruption. […]
February 2, 2018

World Update: Deutsche Bank shares slump as US tax reforms sap 2017 result

Shares in Germany’s biggest lender Deutsche Bank plunged on Friday after it said that President Donald Trump’s tax reforms in the US pushed it into the […]
February 2, 2018

Nigeria Update: Dangote Cement, Unilever, others lift NSE indices by N59 billion

Following price gains recorded by major highly capitalised stocks, especially Dangote Cement and Unilever, transactions on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange closed in […]