Author: InvestAdvocate

President Jonathan’s New Year Message to Nigerians

Full Text of the President Jonathan’s New Year’s message Fellow Nigerians, 1. I greet and rejoice with you all as we celebrate the advent of a new year. 2. I join you all in giving thanks to God Almighty for bringing us and our beloved nation safely through the past […]

Major banks close to big settlement on home loans

U.S. regulators are close to securing another multibillion-dollar settlement with the largest banks to resolve allegations that they unlawfully cut corners when foreclosing on delinquent borrowers, a source familiar with the talks said. The settlement with five big banks would be part of a larger deal that the Office of […]

Dollar rises on “fiscal cliff” uncertainty

The dollar rose against major currencies on Monday as growing concern Washington would fail to reach a last-minute deal to avert the “fiscal cliff” drove investors to the safe-haven U.S. currency. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said on Monday, ahead of a midnight deadline, that congressional negotiators still needed […]