Barton Heyman

April 23, 2018

World Update: Merkel, Mexican president hail benefits of free trade

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, who both face trade tensions with US President Donald Trump, on Sunday praised an EU-Mexico deal […]
April 23, 2018

Nigeria Update: IMF worried about Nigeria’s ability to service external loans

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has expressed concern over Nigeria’s ability to service its external loans estimated at over $18.9billion, given its mono-product economy status and […]
April 23, 2018

Nigeria Update: Banks’ stocks lift NSE’s turnover by N30b

Heavy transactions in the shares of some banks, especially FCMB and United Bank for Africa (UBA), last week, lifted the volume of shares traded, as a […]
April 19, 2018

World Update: Quebec wary of bitcoin gold rush

At the site of a former cocoa factory in Canada’s Quebec province, tiny holes punctured in the walls of a warehouse allow fresh air to cool […]