Barton Heyman

October 12, 2018

Africa Update: OPEC slashes growth forecast for global oil demand

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has slashed its forecast of global demand growth for oil in 2019 for a third straight month on Thursday, […]
October 8, 2018

Nigeria Update: Operators fault government’s infrastructure financing involvement

Capital market operators have faulted government’s level of financial involvement in the provision of critical infrastructure, urging them to focus more on the formulation and implementation […]
October 8, 2018

Africa Update: South Africa’s net foreign reserves drop to $42.227 billion, what you need to know…

South Africa’s net foreign reserves fell to $42.227 billion in September from $42.35 billion in August, the Reserve Bank said on Friday. Gross reserves, however, rose […]
October 8, 2018

Nigeria Update: Volatility persists as market indices deepen by 1.17%

Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange remained volatile in most trading sessions throughout last week, extending a back-to-back losing streak, occasioned by persistent profit booking in […]