Barton Heyman

August 3, 2018

World Update: Apple first publicly traded U.S. company to hit a $1 trillion market cap

Apple hit a $1 trillion market cap on Thursday, making the iPhone maker the first publicly traded U.S. company to reach the record valuation. But it isn’t […]
August 3, 2018

Nigeria Update: Notore’s shares lift stock market indices by N129b

The Listing of 1.612 billion ordinary shares of Notore Chemical Industries, on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), yesterday, triggered renewed bargain hunting by investors, as the […]
August 3, 2018

Nigeria Update: Oil prices fall as OPEC boosts supplies

Oil prices sank to the lowest in over one month, as rising United States (U.S.) inventories, higher output from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) […]
August 1, 2018

Africa Update: What you need to know about the rise of South Africa’s Q2 unemployment rate

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s unemployment rate rose to 27.2 percent of the labour force in the second quarter from 26.7 percent in the first quarter, […]