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Tokyo stocks snap four-day winning streak

Tokyo stocks fell Wednesday, snapping a four-day winning streak, as investors locked in profits after US President Donald Trump replaced his top diplomat and reports said he is planning new tariffs on China.

Federal govt to auction N70 billion bonds March 21

The Federal Government has offered for subscription by auction N70 billion worth of bonds in its March 21 auction, says the Debt Management Office (DMO).

Nigeria capital market indices up by 0.04 percent

Key indicators of performance at the Nigerian Stock Exchange closed on Tuesday with a marginal growth of 0.04 per cent.

Nigerian Stock Exchange trading opens for the week with a loss of 0.26 percent

Trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) opened for the week on Monday with a drop of 0.26 per cent due to price depreciation of some blue chips.

Tokyo shares gain for third straight session

Tokyo shares climbed Monday for a third straight session as global investors cheered healthy US jobs data, while the impact of a cronyism scandal dogging Japan's premier appeared limited.

Nigeria capital market index closes upbeat

The All-Share Index of the Nigerian Stock Exchange returned to positive territory on Thursday with a growth of 0.44 per cent after a day’s loss.

Tokyo shares rebound as trade war fears ease

Tokyo stocks ended higher on Thursday, boosted by easing fears of a trade war as the White House signalled it would water down plans for contentious metal tariffs.

NSE market capitalisation loses N236bn at Wednesday trading

Activities returned to negative territory on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Wednesday with major blue chips posting price depreciation due to profit taking.

SEC extends e-dividend registration deadline to March 31

The Securities and Exchange Commission has extended its free e-dividend registration deadline to March 31, the News Agency of Nigeria learnt on Wednesday.

Penny stocks post price depreciation on Nigerian Stock Exchange

Many penny stocks posted price depreciation on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for the month of February, with Consolidated Hallmark emerging the worst performing stock in percentage terms.

Nigeria stock market sustains growth with 0.22 percent

The Nigerian Stock Exchange market indicators on Tuesday sustained growth for the second trading day, growing by 0.22 per cent.

Nigerian Stock Exchange rallies to 1.49% growth

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) resumed on Monday with a growth of 1.49 per cent, as predicted by market analysts.

Federal govt offers savings bonds at 10.7%, 11.7 % in March

The Federal Government on Monday offered for subscription a two-year savings bond at 10.74 per cent and three-year savings bond at 11.74 per cent.

Asian markets sink again as Trump fans trade war fears

Asian markets fell again on Monday as the fallout from Donald Trump's proposed steel and aluminium tariffs fanned fears of a global trade war.


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