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FMBN approves N112bn housing loan in 18 years

By Samson Echenim Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria said on Wednesday that it had approved a total of N112bn housing loan to real estate development companies,… Read more »

fha has provided 37,000 houses to Nigerians – Gemade

By Segun Olatunji, Kaduna Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The Federal Housing Authority has so far provided over 37,000 housing units to low and medium-income earners across the country, the Managing Director/Chief… Read more »

Embrace flexible rules, LSE urges Nigeria’s financial regulators

By Gbenga Agbana Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The London Stock Exchange has urged the regulators in the Nigerian financial industry to embrace more flexible regulations, to create a more vibrant market… Read more »

Asi sheds 0.7% in bearish trading

By Udeme Ekwere Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The bears sustained their hold at the close of equity trading activities on Wednesday, with major indices closing negative on the Nigerian Stock Exchange…. Read more »

Pension reform: Private sector compliance rises by 31% – PENCOM

By Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The National Pension Commission has said that its efforts at enforcing compliance under the Pension Reform Act of 2004 have recorded some progress…. Read more »

Kolade, others task CBN, SEC on risk management

By Ademola Alawiye Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The President, Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria, Dr. Christopher Kolade, and other prominent players in the financial sector have called on the Central Bank… Read more »

Islamic banking: Deposit insurance framework ready –NDIC

By Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, on Wednesday, said that it would soon release the guidelines for implementing the Deposit Insurance Scheme of the… Read more »

UACN acquires 51% stake in South African conglomerate

By Agency Reporter Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 As part of moves to enhance profitability and returns to shareholders, the management of UAC of Nigeria Plc, has agreed in principle to form… Read more »

Why stock market activities are bearish – Experts

By Gbenga Agbana Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The continued dominance of the bears in the equities sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, despite the commencement of the operations of the Asset… Read more »

Global convergence makes IFRS indispensible

By Agency Reporter Thursday, 25 Nov 2010 The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria has said the adoption of the International Financial Reporting Standard is now indispensible. This, it said, followed… Read more »