Barton Heyman

January 29, 2018

Nigeria Update: Transcorp, FCMB, others lift NSE’s volume by N42.5billion

Heavy transactions in the shares of some companies, especially Transnational Corporation (TRANSCORP), and First City Monument Bank (FCMB), last week, lifted the volume of shares traded, […]
January 26, 2018

Africa Update: Africa still in shock at Trump’s vulgar comments on Africa, says Mahamat

Chairperson Moussa Mahamat said on Thursday African leaders and citizens are still in shock at vulgar comments about the continent attributed to U.S. President Donald Trump. […]
January 26, 2018

World Update: Oil rises towards $80 on US crude inventory drop, weaker dollar

Oil prices on Thursday hit their highest since December, 2014, pushed up after U.S. crude inventories posted a 10th straight week of declines and as the […]
January 26, 2018

World Update: Diageo profit boosted by Trump tax reform

Guinness-maker Diageo said Thursday that its net profit jumped by a third during its first half, largely thanks to an exceptional gain following US President Donald […]