Barton Heyman

February 19, 2018

Nigeria Update: Nigeria sells $2.5 billion Eurobonds to replace naira debt

Nigeria sold $2.5 billion of Eurobonds as it sought to lower funding costs by using the notes to refinance higher-yielding naira debt.   Africa’s biggest economy […]
February 19, 2018

Nigeria Update: FMDQ Market Report

Commentary on the foreign exchange (FX) market with data on the respective markets for the week-ending February 16, 2018: ▪ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) […]
February 19, 2018

Nigeria Update: Investors’ stake N27.9 billion in equities in five trading days

Heavy transactions in the shares of financial stocks last week, buoyed the volume of shares traded, as a total turnover of 2.940 billion shares worth N27.924 […]
February 16, 2018

World Update: As gun debate rages, Trump changes the subject

President Donald Trump acted as consoler-in-chief Thursday to a nation despondent over the latest mass shooting of school kids, with an address that aimed to assuage […]