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I H S Nigeria Plc: Equity Investment with International Finance Corporation

By investadvocate Feb 17 2011 19.59 GMT Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE) The company has notified The Exchange that it has concluded agreement with Investec Asset Management (via its African private equity funds) the International Finance Corporation (IFC) a member of the World Bank Group, and the Netherlands Finance Development Company (FMO) for US$79 million […]

Derivatives revenue climbed by 14%

ByAgency Reporter Wednesday, 16 Feb 2011 NYSE Euronext said last week that derivatives revenue climbed by 14 per cent in 2010, while cash equities fell by 10 per cent. By 2013, NYSE Euronext may generate more than 50 per cent of its earnings from options and futures, according to Ed […]

Africa set to outperform stronger markets – Report

ByUdeme Ekwere Monday, 31 Jan 2011 The performance of African capital markets is set to overtake that of more developed markets, a report has said. G4 markets Brazil, Germany, India and Japan were mentioned as those markets that would be outperformed by African markets, a trend which the report said […]