October 19, 2017

World Update: London is the European hotspot for venture capitalists when it comes to fintech

London remains the top European city for venture capital investment in financial technology firms, according to data released by Mayor Sadiq Khan’s promotional agency. Investors have […]
October 19, 2017

Nigeria Update: SEC suspends trading on Oando shares, begins probe of oil firm

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) yesterday ordered the immediate suspension of trading on the shares of oil marketing firm, Oando Plc., on the floor of […]
October 19, 2017

Nigeria Update: CBN, NSE partner Fintech on financial innovation

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) have commended Fintech Association of Nigeria for its efforts in bridging the gap between the […]
October 19, 2017

Africa Update: CDC seeks new investments in Senegal and Côte d’Ivoire

The UK’s development finance institution, CDC Group is in search of compelling new long-term investment opportunities, prioritising the Francophone West Africa region. CDC wants to invest […]
October 19, 2017

Africa Update: UK telco giant Vodafone sells $1 billion Safaricom shares (Kenya)

UK telecoms giant Vodafone has indirectly sold shares worth Sh117.5 billion in Safaricom  in a complex transaction that has allowed it to take profits from its investment […]
October 19, 2017

Article Update: How To Get Your Company Out Of A Debt Crisis

Businesses across Nigeria face difficult challenges meeting debt obligations with banks leading them to a default in loan repayments. A lot of this boils down to […]
October 19, 2017

Article Update: What To Do When You Are Faced With A Debt You Can’t Pay

A lot of face debt crisis every now and then either due to our own recklessness or due to bad decision making. Debt crisis is a […]
October 19, 2017

Article Update: How To Estimate Your Personal Net Worth

Some weeks back, Forbes released its list of top billionaires around the world including Africa. Our own Alhaji Aliko Dangote was named yet again as the […]
October 19, 2017

Article Update: 3 Alternative Investments In Which the Ultra-Rich Put Their Money

The ultra-rich, also known as ultra high-net-worth individuals (UHNWIs), are people defined as having net worth of at least $30 million. Net worth for these individuals normally includes […]
October 19, 2017

Article Update; Chart of the day: Real Estate based funds vs Equity Based Funds

The chart below depicts the growth in Net Asset Value of Real Estate Based funds versus Equity Based funds in Nigeria every month since January 2013. […]