Finance

Efritin shuts Nigeria office, blames bad economy

Efritin (pronounced ‘Everything’) has stopped further investments in Nigeria and has wound down operations, just 16 months after its official launch. Investigation showed that high cost of data and operational demands forced the e-classified advert player to close shop. The…

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Finance

FDC Predicts further depreciation of the Naira

Under the current market regulatory framework, the naira is bound to remain under pressure and unstable until the market is allowed to operate freely and efficiently. This was disclosed by a group of analysts at Financial Derivatives Company (FDC) Limited…

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Finance

FG To boost Agric earnings

With substantial boost in production of many agricultural produce and traders from central and North African countries flooding Nigeria to import commodities, the Federal Government (FG) is moving to maximize its advantage by resuscitating the moribund Nigeria Commodities Exchange (NCX).…

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Finance

External reserves rise further to N26.2bn

The country’s external reserves rose to $26.2bn on January 4, 2017, up from $25.8bn on December 30, 2016, the latest data from the Central Bank of Nigeria showed on Thursday. The data also showed that the foreign exchange reserves ended…

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