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Wema Bank Q1’16 Profit Drops 17.9% to N429.5 Million

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-Nigeria’s mid-tier lender, Wema Bank Plc on Wednesday said its profit after tax (PAT) for the period ended March 31, 2016 declined -17.9 percent to N429.53 million from N522.99 million declared a year ago. Similarly, profit before tax (PBT) depreciated -17.9 percent to N505.32 million from N615.28 […]

Nigeria FBN Holdings sees no need to raise equity after loan loss

Wed Apr 27, 2016/Reuters Nigeria’s biggest banking group FBN Holdings has no need to tap equity markets after an unexpected 119 billion naira ($600 mln) loan loss provision last year but will keep loan growth flat to boost capital, its CEO said on Wednesday. CEO Urum Kalu Eke said the […]