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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.

NSE moves 403.14m shares worth N9.14b

Investors on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Friday traded 403.14 million shares valued at N9.14 billion exchanged in 4,570 deals.

NSE moves 403.14m shares worth N9.14 billion

Investors on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday traded 403.14 million shares valued at N9.14 billion exchanged in 4,570 deals.

European stock markets slide at open

Europe's main stock markets fell in opening deals on Thursday after broad losses in Asia, extending this week's global sell-off on persistent worries over faster-than-expected US interest rate hikes.

Equities record massive gains on Nigerian Stock Exchange

Some highly capitalised equities posted massive price gains on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday with the market indices risen by 2.44 per cent.

House of Reps to probe stagnation of prices, earnings on Nigerian Stock Exchange

The House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to investigate why the prices, earnings and profitability profiles of some quoted stocks on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has remained in one position for about three years.

Tokyo stocks open higher

Tokyo stocks opened higher on Tuesday, extending Wall Street gains after inflation fears that sparked wild volatility earlier this month receded.

Bharti Airtel joins race to list on Nigerian Stock Exchange

MTN’s slow pace at completing a planned listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) may see rival and leading telecommunications company, Bharti Airtel International (BAIN) overtake it.

Nigeria capital market sustains growth

The nation’s capital market indicators on Thursday remained on the rise, growing by 0.24 per cent amid gains by some blue chips.

European stocks slide on Fed rate-rise fears

European stock markets slid on Thursday after Federal Reserve minutes fanned expectations that US interest rates would rise further and faster than previously thought.

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