Barton Heyman

December 5, 2017

Nigeria Update: Conglomerates sector contributes 79% to NSE’s turnover

Investors stake N35.1b in four-day trading For the first time in many months, the conglomerates sub-sector, last week, upstaged the financial sector on the trading floor […]
November 30, 2017

Nigeria Update: Eurobond: FG to reduce debt servicing by N90bn in 2018 — Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, yesterday, said that the federal government’s debt service obligation would be reduced by N90 billion in 2018 through the Eurobond […]
November 30, 2017

Africa Update: OPEC and Russia Ready to Extend Oil-Supply Cuts Until End-2018

OPEC and Russia are ready to extend their oil production cuts until the end of next year to ensure global stockpiles keep falling and prices maintain […]
November 30, 2017

World Update: U.S. third-quarter economic growth fastest in three years

The U.S. economy grew faster than initially thought in the third quarter, notching its quickest pace in three years, buoyed by robust business spending on equipment […]