Results & Dividends

Goldman Sachs fourth-quarter profit hit by lower bond trading revenue

Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported a 21 percent drop in quarterly profit on Thursday as revenue from fixed-income trading fell in what Chief Executive Lloyd C. Blankfein described as “a somewhat challenging environment.” The bank’s bond trading revenue slid 11 percent, adjusted for an accounting charge, and was greater than […]

LASACO Assurance Post-Tax Profit down by -185.1% in 2012 End

By Yakubu LAAH InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-LASACO Assurance Plc, Monday reported a decline in post-tax profit of -185.1 percent (-185.1%) in the 2012 audited report as the insurance company recorded a loss of N255.024 million. To record the -185.1% decline in post-tax profit, the company in 2012 end made a negative […]