January 16, 2019

World Update: Tokyo stocks close lower as investors look for direction

Tokyo stocks closed lower on Wednesday as investors looked for direction, and the currency market remained stable during Asian trade after volatility for the British pound […]
January 16, 2019

Nigeria Update: CBN, SEC grant approval in principle to Access, Diamond Banks

Access Bank and Diamond Bank Plc have obtained approval in principle from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on […]
January 16, 2019

Nigeria Update: CCNN, Ikeja Hotel lead stock market 0.6% gain

Bargain-hunting in some blue chip stocks especially Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN), and Ikeja Hotel Plc, lifted the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-share index further by […]
January 16, 2019

Nigeria Update: Nigeria targets sub-100 on World Bank doing business ranking

The Federal Government has expressed optimism to double its target this year by moving Nigeria’s ranking to sub-100 in the 2020 World Bank Doing Business Report. […]
January 16, 2019

World Update: Pound stands firm after May loss, London stocks edge up

The pound held its ground Wednesday and London’s FTSE opened higher after the record defeat of British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan, as investors consider […]
January 10, 2019

Nigeria Update: Access, Diamond banks customers now have access to largest ATM network in Nigeria

Have you ever had to withdraw less than initially planned because of ATM charges on withdrawals from other banks? How does it feel to know that […]
January 10, 2019

Nigeria Update: Sell pressure propels bearish sentiment as investors lose N261b

Massive sell-off hit the nation’s stock market yesterday, as volatility worsened ahead of the 2019 polls causing investors’ wealth to depreciate further by  N261 billion. At […]
January 10, 2019

Africa Update: ‘How to leverage private capital in African economy’

Cellulant, a leading digital payments provider, has described economic opportunities and capital investments as critical to the success of sub-Saharan Africa economy. This statement was attributed […]
January 10, 2019

World Update: Asian markets retreat after rally as strong yen hits Tokyo

Asian markets mostly turned south Thursday as investors took a breather after rallying this week on optimism over China-US trade talks and the Federal Reserve’s softer […]
January 10, 2019

Article Update: Mobilizing Money

Businesses, individuals and not-for-profit foundations are leading a clean and affordable energy transition in developing countries, says Rachel Mountain from Energise Africa. Investment from individuals, not-for-profit […]