Broad street Watch – UACN: Elegy for an octopus

By TESLIM SHITTA-BEY  | In the last two decade the company has unraveled like a poorly baked loaf of bread by plunging into a place reserved for corporate grandees and ancient marinas. Thankfully, however, in the last few months something seems to be stirring in the old giant bones as its half year result (H1) for 2017 seems to suggest that there is More...

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Nigeria's Finance Minister by AbdulRicho 2017
By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 31st, 2017
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Nigeria’s economic policy jam

Two things are clear about Nigeria’s fiscal and monetary policy options in 2017, one is that there are no easy choices and two; the choices available would require spandex tight collaboration between the fiscal More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 17th, 2017

SEC and its Renegades

Few feel comfortable with big brother (or perhaps big sister?) breathing down the neckline of their Curtis & Hawke shirts or Versace skirt suites. The experience could be disorienting. Apart from the considerable More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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Economy’s Half year heart beat

TESLIM SHITTA-BEY |   This is a great time to take a second look at your shareholdings. How many shares do you own? In what companies? For how long have you held the shares? What do you know about the company, More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Wanted: Shareholder Activism

Markets are like colonies of ants each ant milling around busy at its own unique orgy of activity. The sum of all ant activities gives life, vigour and purpose to the commune as a whole. The communes balance rests More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Investors and 2016

BY TESLIM SHITTA-BEY|     These are choppy times for investors in Nigeria, not only are they likely to face painful falls in the values of stock market investments, they are also likely to see significant diminution More...