Investment analysts have said that uncertainty over the direction of yields in the fixed income (FI) market will continue to keep the domestic stock exchange in the red zone, even as the market ended the first week of March on a negative note.Read More
By Manpreet Gill Over the last decade, low bond yields and major central banks’ zero interest rate policy have been rough for investors looking for income. When the Fed cut its policy rate effectively to zero in 2008, we saw a ‘race for income’ kick-off. In our view, this race remains far from over. Today,
The future of work is not job security, the future of work is financial security – the ability to earn income regardless of salary.
Work, as we know it today, will be different post-COVID-19. There will be downsizing, salary slashes, layoffs, and so on. The truth is the insecurity in the job market has tripled. If you are still holding on to your job, congratulations, but not for too long.
THE increasing selloff (dumping) of fixed income assets (bonds and treasury bills) by offshore investors is expected to persist this week, even as the Debt Management Office, DMO, offers N145 billion worth of FGN bonds.Read More
STERLING Bank Plc has recorded a net interest income growth of 19.1 percent to N30.4 billion for the half year ended June 30, 2019 as against N25.5 billion for the corresponding period of 2018, an indication of improvement in its lending obligation.Read More
The National Programme Coordinator, NPC, of the International Fund for Agricultural Development-Value Chain Development Programme, IFAD-VCDP, Dr. Ameh Onoja, Friday stated that the programme has increased productivity and income levels among Rice and Cassava producers, processors and marketers in all its participating states.Read More
TOTAL turnover volume in the fixed income market fell by N1.09 billion at the end of July, 2017. Data from the FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange showed that N11.53 trillion turnover was recorded during the month compared to N12.62 trillion in June, representing 8.6 per cent decline.Read More
SOVEREIGN Trust Insurance Plc has grown its gross premium written to N6.1 billion for the second quarter of 2017.Read More
Having a passive income seems to becoming more of a necessity than something of convenienceRead More
LAW Union & Rock Insurance Plc has said that it will focus on distribution of its products to the burgeoning middle class during the course of 2017 financial year to drive growth and profitability.Read More