Barton Heyman

January 25, 2018

World Update: Tokyo stocks close lower on stronger yen

Tokyo stocks closed lower on Wednesday as Japanese exporters were weighed by a stronger yen, a day after the key index closed at a 26-year high. […]
January 25, 2018

Nigeria Update: Bank crashes charges on foreign money transfers

Sending money abroad through FirstBank just got more economical with MoneyGram ‘Naija Send’ with charges now as low as N1,500. First Bank of Nigeria Limited is […]
January 25, 2018

Nigeria Update: Stock market index plunges 0.9% amid profit booking

The downward pull, occasioned by profit booking on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), continued yesterday, as more blue chip stocks joined the […]
January 23, 2018

World Update: Facebook acknowledges social media’s risks to democracy

Facebook acknowledged Monday that widespread use of social media can be harmful to democracy, while pledging to work to minimize these risks.  The world’s biggest social […]