• Standard Bank Tasks FG On Sustainable Growth

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    Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank Plc, Mr. Oluremi Omotoso has called on the federal government to arrest the rapid drift of Nigeria down the sharp slope of decline in the last few years and embark with determination on real, compressive and well integrated change management that will promote a healthy, rapid and sustainable growth in…

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    First Registrars Rebrands, Launches New Identity

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    First Registrars, formerly known as First Bank Registrars Limited, has rebranded to become First Registrars & Investors Services Limited in a bid to offer advanced share data management services to its clients both in Nigeria and the African continent. The managing director and chief executive officer of the company, Mr Bayo Olugbemi, disclosed this yesterday…

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    NSE Wins Financial Institution Of The Year Award

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    The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has been awarded the 2015 Financial Institution Award by The Oil & Gas Year (TOGY), Nigeria. The award was presented to the exchange recently at TOGY, Nigeria, award ceremony, an annual event held to celebrate individuals and institutions who have distinguished themselves in their areas of specialisation. According to the…

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    Experts Proffer Solution To Investor Apathy In Stock Market

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    Financial experts have proffered solutions to the lingering investor apathy in the Nigerian stock market. The experts, who spoke at the maiden edition of Capital Bancorp Investors’ Forum in Lagos last week, identified investment opportunities in Nigeria and also proposed practical solutions to reinforce investor confidence in the market. The forum which attracted key speakers…

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    CIS Woos Emerging Accountants

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    Poised to grow its membership base through sustained education of the youths on the procedures and benefits of making a career in Nigeria’s capital market, a team from the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) has held a one-day career talk  for students of the accounting department of the University of Calabar in collaboration with the…

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  • Lafarge Group, Holcim Complete $40bn Merger

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    Lafarge Group and Holcim have successfully completed its $40 billion merger following the successful completion of the merger between Lafarge Group of France and Swiss Company Holcim. The new group to be known as LafargeHolcim will now work towards creating one of the highest performing companies in the building materials industry. The company said in…

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    Capital Bancorp To Unveil Investment Opportunities In Capital Market

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    As part of its efforts to build investor’s confidence in the Nigerian capital market, Capital Bancorp Plc, a dealing member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is set to hold an Investors’ Forum to unfold investment opportunities in Nigerian capital market to all categories of investors both locally and foreign ones. Addressing financial journalists yesterday…

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  • IFC Raises $2.25bn Bond For Private Sector Lending

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    The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank group, yesterday issued a $2.25 billion, five-year global bond as part of its regular programme of raising funds for private sector development lending. The issue generated an order book of $3.25 billion. The bond yield is 1.705 per cent. It is priced at a…

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