Barton Heyman

February 2, 2018

Nigeria Update: ‘How to sustain stock market rebound through stable polity’

Ahead of the 2019 polls, stakeholders in the nation’s capital market have stressed the need for government at all levels to adopt appropriate pragmatic strategies that […]
February 2, 2018

World Update: Dollar on back foot despite Fed signal on rate hikes

The dollar stumbled Thursday despite mounting expectations that the Federal Reserve will speed up interest rate hikes this year, dealers said. After Janet Yellen’s final meeting […]
February 1, 2018

World Update: Bitcoin’s big wipeout erased $44 billion of value in January

Digital currency lost 30% in January on series of setbacks. Monthly dollar loss the biggest in history for a digital asset. Bitcoin is proving that cryptocurrencies […]
February 1, 2018

Africa Update: Kenyan government outlaws opposition’s resistance movement after Odinga’s “swearing-in”

The Kenyan government has declared the opposition coalition’s National Super Alliance (NASA)’s wing, the National Resistance Movement (NRM), as an organised criminal group. Interior Cabinet Secretary […]