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Intraday Update: Stocks Down -0.24%, Driven by Sell-Offs

July 16, 2018 By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Nigerian Stock Exchange all-share index (NSEASI) as at midday Tuesday is down -0.24 percent; driven by sell-offs across most sectors. InvestmentOne reports that… Read more »

Mergers & Acquisitions in Africa Down in H1 2018, as Intraregional Trade Rise-Baker McKenzie

July 17, 2018 By Peter OBIORA InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-Mergers & Acquisitions (M& A) in Africa declined  in the first half (H1) of 2018, according to a report by Morne van… Read more »

Afrimart, First Made in Africa B2B Pan-Continental E-Commerce Platform launched!

Afrimart is designed to create new business opportunities for African Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs), general merchants and service providers on the quest for growth and expansion by creating visibility… Read more »

Truecaller Says New Call Recording Feature Will Enable Callers Report Harassment, Fraudulent Calls

July 17, 2018/Mediacraft Truecaller has introduced a new Premium feature, Call Recording, to help report harassment and fraud for its users. This comes as another great upgrade in the company’s… Read more »

Jeff Bezos Becomes the Richest Man in Modern History, Topping $150 Billion

16/7/2018/Bloomberg By Olivia Carville and Tom Metcalf Jeff Bezos holds largest individual fortune since at least ’82 Gates trails Bezos by $55 billion Bloomberg wealth ranking Jeff Bezos is the richest… Read more »

Strong Balance of Payments but Vulnerable

Culled—Proshare 16/7/2018/FSDH Research  FSDH Research’s analysis of Nigeria’s Balance of Payments (BOP) position as at Q1 2018 confirms our view that the country’s external position remains strong but vulnerable to… Read more »

FGN Set to List 13.48% Five-Year N10.69 Billion Green Bond

July 17, 2018 By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) is set to list its 13.48 percent Five-Year N10.69 billion Green Bond, according to a notice by the… Read more »

SEC Obtains Final Judgments Against Defendants in Ticket Investment Scheme

July 17, 2018/US SEC On July 13, 2018, a federal court in New York City entered final judgments against a Manhattan man and three of his companies in connection with… Read more »