Introduction When it comes to making great investment choices in the stock market, dealing with the right stockbroker is crucial. The selection is the way to go; especially if you want to optimize your returns. With the advancement of technology, trading in stocks has become much more … [Read more...] about What To Consider Before Choosing A Stockbroker
What are Hedge Funds? Hedge Funds are a type of investment fund that uses pooled funds from high net worth individuals or institutional investors and employs different risk management techniques to earn active returns for their investors. Because of the nature of their investment pattern, they … [Read more...] about Hedge Funds in Nigeria – Meaning and How They Work
Introduction In simple terms, the dealing members of the NSE- Nigerian Stock Exchange- are institutions who are licensed by the Exchange as stockbrokers. They can buy and sell securities listed on the Nigerian stock exchange on behalf of the public. The Nigerian Stock Exchange defines a … [Read more...] about Who Are The Dealing Members Of The Nigerian Stock Exchange
What is a Bond? A bond is a form of loan that provides the borrower with external funds to finance long-term investments. In the case of government bonds In Nigeria, they are used in financing current expenditure. Just like stocks, bonds are securities but a major difference between them is … [Read more...] about Types of Bonds in Nigeria
Introduction Venture capital (VC) firms are companies in the business of investing. Unlike other investment companies, venture capitalists focus on funding and growing new companies. VCs typically receive a share of equity in the companies they fund. Upon maturity, VCs typically leave the … [Read more...] about 4 Active Industries for Venture Capital in Nigeria
What is Investment Banking? Investment Banking is for the creation and raising of capital for the government, companies and corporations. Investment banks provide financial advice to issuers on the issuing and placement of stocks. They help to facilitate mergers and acquisitions, assist in … [Read more...] about What is Investment Banking?
Introduction In the last few decades, Nigeria has enjoyed the buoyant impact of Foreign Direct Investment, especially with the emergence of the Fintech industry and other industries who have taken bold steps towards digital transformation. In 2018 alone, Nigeria recorded over USD99.6b in … [Read more...] about COVID-19: Impact On Foreign Direct Investment in Nigeria
Savings is ‘an economy of, or reduction in money, time or another resource’. It is the money you have kept aside, especially through a bank or official scheme’ Whichever way you look at it, we can safely say that it is an action taken today for the benefit of a near future seen or … [Read more...] about What are Savings?
It all depends on whether you are new to investing in Nigeria, building a portfolio for the post-corona events, or you even have some stock winners of your own. But if you have some money to spare, we recommend you invest it in the stock market or federal government bonds. As shocking as this … [Read more...] about Where Should You Invest Your Money Right Now
The stock exchange regulatory body understands more than anyone the impact a total lockdown of the trading floors will have on the economy as a whole and has made it a priority to help manage your stocks and keep the operations going at all costs while also working with the relevant government … [Read more...] about COVID-19: How to Manage Your Stocks Through a Pandemic