Money Market

MasterCard Study Finds That Access Alone Doesn’t Drive Financial Inclusion

Ryan Erenhouse | November 4, 2014 | Insights & Research/Mastercard   MasterCard just released “A Progressive Approach to Financial Inclusion,” a study measuring adoption and degree of usage of financial products for 30 countries globally. The study from MasterCard Advisors used a data-driven approach to demonstrate three key principles that […]

NDIC Emerge First African Deposit Insurer to Win IADI Award

By Yakubu LAAH InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) on Tuesday emerged the first African Deposit insurer to win the International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) award. NDIC won the award as the Best Deposit Insurance Organisation of the Year under Category 2 of the IADI Core Principles […]

CBN may tighten monetary policy this month – Report

The Central Bank of Nigeria will likely decide to tighten monetary policy in its meeting this month, if the decline in global oil prices continues, according to a new report by Ecobank Research. Ecobank in the report says there is a strong possibility of further direct tightening by raising the […]