Barton Heyman

January 23, 2018

Nigeria Update: CBN boosts forex market with $210m

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Monday, ended transactions at the inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market with the auction of $210 million. Last week, CBN intervened […]
January 23, 2018

Nigeria Update: Nigeria loses N1.74 trillion to absence of petroleum law

  Nigeria lost N1.74trillion to the absence of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) in 2013, according to the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). NEITI […]
January 23, 2018

Nigeria Update: Sell pressure drags market capitalisation by N65 billion

Sell pressure arising from profit taking by investors on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday, depressed market indices by N65billion.  Specifically, at the […]
January 23, 2018

Africa Update: Africa remains stable as global FDI falls to $1.52 trillion

Although global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell from $1.81trillion in 2016, to an estimated $1.52trillion in 2017, investment into Africa, and other developing countries stood almost […]