Performance of the Nigerian Economy in H1 2019 and Outlook for the rest of the year

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Why you should really consider mutual funds

A Mutual Fund is a Trust or Company that pools money from many investors and invests in a specified class of securities such as stocks, bonds, real estate or a balanced mix of asset classes. The Mutual Fund is managed by a professional management company who formulates and implements investment management services to the Mutual
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Endeavour to always measure the performance of your Investments

The good thing about investment performance measurement is that it works across asset classes and strategies. It can be used for fixed income securities as much as it can be used for equities or mutual funds. Asset Valuation Investment performance measurement begins with the valuation of the assets within a portfolio. But as an investor,
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Never borrow to meet your wards educational fees

Budget It is of high importance to having a family budget prepared on a Monthly basis. Budgets if nothing, gives you an insight into your household income and the likely expenses that will match it. Every single naira that you earn must have a mission. Without budgets it is easy to think that you have
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Difference Between Interim Dividend and Final Dividend

Companies at the end of a reporting period may choose to declare dividends to its shareholders as part of the distribution of profits that it makes. Dividend is proposed by the board of directors of the company and approved by its shareholders at the AGM. Dividends can however be paid once or twice a year
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The Nigerian Stock Exchange continues the week on a bearish note

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) ended Tuesday’s trading session in negative territory. The All Share Index closed at 29,395.14 basis points, down 0.74%. Year to date, the index is down 6.48%. Top Gainers: CCNN Plc was the best performing stock today. The stock gained 8.11% to close at N14. Academy Press Plc also gained 6.90%
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Fintech Association Partners SEC On RoadMap For The Nigerian Capital Market

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Fintech Association of Nigeria has announced partnership aimed at transforming the Nigerian capital market with financial technology solutions.  The Fintech Association of Nigeria is an umbrella body that brings together the various organisations in the financial technology space in Nigeria. Its goal is to be a forum
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Nigerian Equities Market Sustains Bearish Trend… NSE ASI Down 2.25%

Nigerian Equities Market Sustains Bearish Trend… NSE ASI Down 2.25% The Nigerian bourse dipped further due to profit taking in DANGCEM (-4.26%), NB (-1.55%), WAPCO (-4.75%), FO (-4.63%) and STANBIC (-5.00%). Consequently, the NSE ASI contracted by 225bps to settle at 37,096.60 and the market capitalization decreased by N294.47 billion to settle at N12.79 trillion. Activity level was broadly strong as Volume (23.89%) and Value
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The Market Starts The Week Bearish…NSE ASI Down 0.65%

The Market Starts The Week Bearish…NSE ASI Down 0.65% The Nigerian equities market starts the week bearish, due to profit taking in TOTAL (-5.00%), DANGCEM (-2.08%), GUINNESS (-1.64%), FLOURMILL (-4.83%) and CAP (-1.69%). Consequently, the NSE ASI dipped by 65bps to settle at 37,950.96 and the market capitalization decreased by N85.35 billion to N13.08 trillion. Activity level improved as both Volume traded and Value traded
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The Market Continues Its Bullish Trend…NSE ASI Up 0.78%

The Market Continues Its Bullish Trend…NSE ASI Up 0.78% The Nigerian bourse ends the week bullish, continuing uptrend for the fourth consecutive trading session as bargain hunting persists in NB (1.89%), FO (4.99%), DANGCEM (0.83%), JBERGER (5.23%) and 7UP (1.94%). Consequently, the NSE ASI improved by 78bps to settle at 37,425.15 and the market capitalization gained N99.92 billion to settle at N12.90 trillion. Activity level
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