2017: Investors look back in defiance

By TESLIM SHITA-BEY The year 2017 was not supposed to be a happy one. Inflation was 18.72 per cent at the beginning of the year, unemployment had jumped a few hoops to settle at 25 per cent for those between the ages of 18 and 25, while lending rates had gotten stuck in a band between 25 and 28 per cent per annum as gross national product (GDP) grew More...

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By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

How UBA Defied gloom: Grows profits and stock value

By OKEY ONYENWEAKU Kennedy Uzoka, GMD UBA Sweeping past recession troubles, United Bank for Africa (UBA) has grown its third quarter (Q3) 2017 profit by 33.2 per cent, one of the strongest year-on-year earnings More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Shareholders  divided as Oando’s crisis  escalates

By OKEY ONYENWEAKU Wale Tinubu, MD, Oando Plc Shareholders of local oil marketing consortium, Oando Plc, have been struck by a double dose of trouble. The first signs of a snag started with minority shareholders More...

By Vera Olubi On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

Six choice banking stocks to bet on

TESLIM SHITTA-BEY|   Banking sector stocks have always been investors fast choices. Nigerian investors buy up bank stocks like fish take to water. But over the last twenty four months, the sector has seen its More...

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By hallmarknews On Sunday, August 6th, 2017

CAKE BAKING: Reasons You Should Start a Cake Making Business

  High Demand People like cakes and therefore eat it a lot. People can have it at any time of the day so its consumption is not limited to particular time. Another reason people like cakes are the various More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 24th, 2017

Experts task govt. on agriculture as inflation slows to 16.1%

FELIX OLOYEDE| Economic analysts have called on the Federal government to show more commitment to agriculture in order to boost food production in the country as the Food Inflation Index rose 19.91 percent year-on-year More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Finding value in a falling market

Buying into a falling stock market is, understandably, a dangerous venture, but it can also be a very profitable one. The first place to start is by applying a simple but subtle concept called ‘inversion’. More...