Author: InvestAdvocate

Jonathan to constitute AMCON board today

  MONDAY, 30 AUGUST 2010    The Board of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) may be constituted today, President Goodluck Jonathan announced on Friday in Lagos.The president made this known at a special audience with executives of the financial sector, held at the Dodan Barracks in Lagos. AMCON […]

World Bank, others to boost financial literacy in Nigeria

  By Nike Popoola Monday, 30 Aug 2010        Efforts to address the challenges of financial illiteracy at the grass roots through policy frameworks will receive a major boost on Tuesday as international and indigenous experts will unveil a major collaborative initiative to drastically enhance financial literacy across a broad […]

Central banks may face further tasks, says BoE’s Bean

   30 August 2010   Central banks may have to provide more economic support amid a fragile global recovery, the deputy governor of the Bank of England has warned.Charles Bean said policymakers had prevented a financial market collapse but further action might be required.   He was speaking at the […]