Barton Heyman

March 13, 2018

World Update: Tokyo shares gain for third straight session

Tokyo shares climbed Monday for a third straight session as global investors cheered healthy US jobs data, while the impact of a cronyism scandal dogging Japan’s […]
March 13, 2018

Nigeria Update: Stock market reopens bearish forcing indices down by N105b

Following price losses suffered by most blue chip companies, transactions on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday reopened on a downward note, […]
March 9, 2018

World Update: BMW posts record net profit of 8.7 bn euros for 2017

German luxury carmaker BMW said Thursday its 2017 net profit soared 26 percent to a record 8.7 billion euros ($10.7 billion), driven by strong demand for […]
March 9, 2018

Nigeria Update: Lagos grants N4.9b loans to 5,800 businesses, targets digital economy

Lagos State government has granted N4.9 billion loans to 5,800 small and medium scale businesses.  The Chief Executive Officer of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund […]