Barton Heyman

March 22, 2018

Africa Update: 44 African nations sign pact establishing free trade area: AU

Forty-four African countries have signed an agreement establishing a free trade area seen as vital to the continent’s economic development, the head of the African Union […]
March 22, 2018

World Update: Deutsche Bank shares tumble on investment bank headwinds

Shares in Germany’s biggest lender Deutsche Bank slid around 6.0 percent Wednesday, after its finance chief warned of first-quarter headwinds for its corporate and investment banking […]
March 22, 2018

Nigeria Update: Nestle, WAPCO others drag NSE indices further by N68b

The reign of the bears continued unabated on the equities sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), as major highly capitalised stocks, especially Nestle and WAPCO […]
March 22, 2018

Nigeria Update: Dangote Cement posts N204.2b profit

For the financial year ended December 1, 2017, Dangote Cement Plc has posted Profit After Tax (PAT) of N204.2 billion, against N142.9 billion achieved in the […]