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Nestle Nigeria closes 2017 at N1,555.99 per share

Transactions for the last trading day for 2017 on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recorded an upward trend with Nestle Nigeria hitting over N1, 500 mark.

London stocks end year on record high

London's FTSE 100 ended 2017 on a new record high on Friday, on a shortened final day of trading before the New Year break.

Hong Kong stocks end strong year on upbeat note

Hong Kong stocks ended on a healthy note Friday, bringing a positive end to a stellar year for the Hang Seng Index, which tracked a strong performance across global markets.

Total, Nestle lift Nigerian Stock Exchange indices by 0.27 percent

Transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, yesterday, maintained a positive posture as some highly capitalised equities posted price appreciation.

SEC, journalists synergise on investor education

Capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has pledged to work with Finance Correspondents to ensure proper reporting of the capital market to enlighten and educate the investing public.

Nigerian Stock Exchange market indices drop by 1.64% after Christmas holidays

Activities re-opened on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on bearish note on Wednesday after the long holidays with the indices dropping by 1.64 per cent.

SEC partners IST to curb capital market infractions

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday expressed its readiness to partner with Investments and Securities Tribunal (IST) and other relevant bodies to ensure zero tolerance on infractions in the nation’s capital market.

Tokyo stocks close lower on profit-taking

Tokyo stocks fell Tuesday on late profit-taking, with investors keeping to the sidelines as major global markets remained closed for the Christmas holidays.

Nigerian Stock Exchange broadens products offering, proposes ETDs rules

In line with its strategic objective to increase the number of asset classes traded on its platform, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has revealed plans to introduce Exchange Traded Derivatives (ETDs) in the Nigerian capital market.

Trading on Nigerian Stock Exchange maintains upward trend

Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange remained upbeat on Friday with major blue chip recording price growth lifting indices by 0.45 per cent.

Federal govt lists $3bn Eurobond, diaspora bond on Nigerian Stock Exchange

The federal government has listed its $3 billion Eurobond and $500 million diaspora bond on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

Trading closes upbeat on NSE following Nestle’s N30.95 gain

Nestle Nigeria lifted activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday with a gain of N30.95 to reverse the two-day negative trading.

SEC urges civil servants to register for e-dividend

The Securities and Exchange Commission has urged civil servants in Lagos State to take advantage of the free e-dividend registration period, which ends on December 31, 2017, to enrol.

DMO to list green bond for easy trading and liquidity

Investors staking their funds in the Federal Government maiden N10.69 billion Green Bond have been assured of liquidity as the Debt Management Office (DMO) said the bond would be listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange.

Tokyo stocks close lower on strong yen

Tokyo stocks fell Thursday on a stronger yen as investors shifted their focus to the US tax cut plan after digesting the latest US rate hike.

Dollar drops before US federal reserve policy, after Alabama poll

The dollar dropped Wednesday awaiting the outcome of the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting and after a shock Democrat poll win in a staunchly Republican senate seat fuelled fears about US President Donald Trump's tax cut plans.

Nigerian Stock Exchange market indices record marginal growth of 0.03%

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market indices on Tuesday recorded marginal growth of 0.03 per cent after dropping by 0.88 per cent on Monday.

Nigerian Stock Exchange admits Union Bank 51.3m new shares

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has admitted an additional volume of 51.3 million ordinary shares of 50 kobo each of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc on the daily official list of the Exchange.

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