OPINION/EDITORIAL

A Weakening Global Expansion Amid Growing Risks

January 21, 2019/IMFBlog By Gita Gopinath While global growth in 2018 remained close to postcrisis highs, the global expansion is weakening and at a rate that is somewhat faster than expected. This update of the World Economic Outlook (WEO) projects global growth at 3.5 percent in 2019 and 3.6 percent […]

#FirstBankIssaVybe is a Case Study for Any Brand – Folake Ani-Mumuney

January 18, 2019 By Folake Ani-Mumuney In December 2018, FirstBank promoted a social media campaign tagged #FirstBankIssaVybe, #DecemberIssaVybe. It involved massive ticket giveaways to premium events in Lagos including the FirstBank sponsored Burna Live. Over 500 mostly VIP tickets, which cost from N15,000 to N50,000 – were given away and […]