Barton Heyman

October 12, 2017

World Update: Wall Street’s $6 trillion man is bullish, but…

BlackRock, which manages nearly $6 trillion in assets — including the popular iShares series of exchange-traded funds — reported profits and revenue that topped analysts’ forecasts. […]
October 12, 2017

Nigeria Update: NMRC seeks conducive environment to boost capital market’s capacity

The Managing Director of the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC), Prof. Charles Inyang Ete has called on public and private sector stakeholders to work together and […]
October 12, 2017

Nigeria Update: NB, Stanbic IBTC, others drag market capitalisation by N43b

Price losses suffered by major highly capitalised stocks on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), especially Nigerian Breweries (NB) and Stanbic IBTC, yesterday dragged […]
October 11, 2017

Africa Update: Morocco Tests Africa’s First High-Speed Rail Line

Morocco is to stage 320-kilometre-per-hour tests on the African continent’s first high-speed railway, due to come into operation duing the summer of 2018, the national railway […]