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Stock market capitalisation rises by N130bn in positive trading

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market capitalisation on Tuesday improved by N130 billion following gains posted by some highly capitalised equities.

NSE market indicators drop by 0.91%

Activities resumed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Monday on a downward slide with the market indicators depreciating by 0.91 per cent.

NSE assures of safety of investments

The Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has assured investors in the capital market that despite the current economic recession, investments in the market would not crumble as witnessed during the global economic meltdown.

NSE market capitalisation increases by N208bn

Transactions sustained positive trend on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday with the market capitalisation growing by N208 billion amid gains by cement, banking and consumer goods stocks.

MTN wants electronic listing, reopens talks with SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission has resumed talks with MTN Nigeria over the telco’s planned listing on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

SEC in discussion with MTN over listing on NSE – official

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has opened discussions with MTN to ensure successful electronic listing of the telecoms company on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

Kenyatta’s victory revives Kenya stock market

Kenya’s main stock index rose 2.51 per cent on Monday to a 14-month high, building on gains last week as investors welcomed the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Markets slide, dollar slumps as North Korea fears spike

Asian equities extended heavy losses Friday as a worldwide sell-off triggered by US President Donald Trump doubling down on his North Korea rhetoric showed no sign of abating.

Nigerian equity market down by 0.11 per cent

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday recorded the first loss in the month of August with the market indices dropping by 0.11 per cent due to profit taking.

Experts explain growth in Nigerian stock market

Some financial experts on Thursday attributed the ongoing rally on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to renewed foreign inflow and portfolio rebalancing on the strength of second quarter results.

Market maintains positive streak, records 42% year-to-date growth

The Nigerian stock market maintained its positive performance wednesday, surging further to record a year-to-date growth of 41.9 per cent.

Dollar slumps, Tokyo tanks as North Korea tensions spike

The Nikkei slumped to its lowest close for almost three months Wednesday, leading an Asia-wide sell-off sparked by President Donald Trump's apocalyptic warning over North Korea's weapons programme.

NSE market capitalisation hits N13 trillion mark

The Nigerian Stock Exchange market capitalisation on Tuesday hit the N13tn mark, barely three weeks it crossed N12tn market, amid Nestle gain.

Trading resumes on positive trend, index increases 0.27 per cent

Trading activities resumed for the week on Monday still on a positive mood with the All-Share Index improving by 0.27 per cent.

Deals on NSE hit N97.08bn in July

A monthly data obtained by NAN from the NSE showed that the turnover increased by 12.32 per cent when compared with 7.71 billion shares worth N77. 92 billion traded in 100,895 in June.

NSE: Investors trade 515.48m shares worth N6.30bn

Investors on Friday transacted 515.48 million shares valued at N6.30 billion in 4,132 deals on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

Nigeria moves closer to single Naira rate

Nigeria took a step to unify its multiple exchange rates by allowing banks to use a currency window for investors when quoting the naira rather than the official rate. The naira weakened on the interbank market.

Nigeria equity market indices rallied further by 0.62 per cent

Some blue chips recorded further gains on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday resulting in 0.62 per cent growth posted by market indicators.

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