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Lehman creditors may file rival reorganisation plan

By Agency Reporter Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 Creditors of Lehman Brothers Holdings Incorporated, including hedge fund Paulson & Company, may file a competing reorganisation plan for distributing the bank‘s assets, a… Read more »

S’Africa‘s customer inflation rises above expectations

By Agency Reporter Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 South Africa‘s targeted consumer inflation quickened slightly more than expected in November, but analysts said it was still likely to ease in coming months… Read more »

IFAD approves $27.2m loan for farmers, women groups

By Our Correspondent Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 The International Fund for Agricultural Development has approved $27.2m as loan to farmers in the country under the Rural Finance Institution Building Programme. Dr… Read more »

MFB disburses N200m loans to 2,545 customers

By Our Correspondent Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 To facilitate the establishment of cottage industries, Mwaghavul microfinance Bank in Mangu, Plateau State, has disbursed N200m as soft loans to 2,545 customers since… Read more »

Diamond Bank lends N10bn to SMEs

By Stanley Opara Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 Diamond Bank Plc has lent about N10bn to support small business in the country in the face of the global economic lull. The bank… Read more »

NEXIM Bank boosts solid minerals sector with N21.4bn

By Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 The Nigerian Export Import Bank has said that a total of N21.4bn has been committed to the growth of the solid minerals sector… Read more »

Insurance: Experts task govt, individuals over climatic risks

By Nike Popoola Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 The Executive Director, Industrial Risk Protection Consultants, Mr. Jacob Adeosun, has said that government and individuals should take appropriate insurance covers that can mitigate… Read more »

Issuance of corporate bond will deepen capital market –UBA boss

By Ademola Alawiye Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 Issuance of more corporate bonds by quoted companies will help in deepen the depth of the Nigerian capital market, the Group Managing Director of… Read more »

Unclaimed dividends: Group asks govt to extend expiry date

By Gbenga Agbana Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria has urged the Federal Government to extend the expiry date for unclaimed dividends from six… Read more »

Japan’s Kansai bids $262m for S’Africa’s Freeworld

By Agency Reporter Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 JOHANNESBURG: Japan‘s Kansai Paint has offered to buy all the shares it does not own in South Africa‘s Freeworld Coatings, at $262m. A Reuters… Read more »