In the news: SEC stops issuance of dividend paper warrants
The export of Nigerian crude oil to the United States rose by 56 per cent to 13.67 million barrels in October last year, the highest level since February 2013.
The Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday directed all registrars to stop the issuance of dividend paper warrants.
The Federal Government raised a total of N7.3bn from the FGN Savings Bond in 2017, the Debt Management Office data showed on Tuesday.
A total of 161,285.72 metric tonnes of agricultural products were exported through Tin Can Island Port in 2017, representing over 150 per cent increase from the 55,000 metric tonnes processed through the port in 2016.
The price of Nigeria’s Bonny Light crude oil reached $67.10 per barrel to emerge the highest priced product among members of Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has presented a N170.3billion budget to the State House of Assembly (BOSHA), for appropriation for the 2018 fiscal year.
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, and petroleum marketers will today hold a crucial meeting at the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Abuja to consider the re-involvement of private sector operators in the importation of petroleum products.
Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, Access Bank Plc, Ecobank Nigeria Limited led the top 10 banks that facilitated investment in fixed securities and currency valued at N93.36 trillion on the FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange between January and November 2017.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has said investors who bought shares of the same company using different names during public offers have an extended deadline of March 31, 2018, to consolidate their multiple subscriptions into a single account and equally regularize their shareholding.
The stock market started off the year on a relatively strong note yesterday as investors recorded N8 billion gains on their investment.
The Senate, yesterday, said the executive arm of government was entitled to its opinion for describing allegations by the National Assembly that the 2018 Appropriation Bill had been padded as spurious and mischievous.
FMDQ OTC Securities Ex change recorded a turnover of N130.17 trillion in the first 11 months of 2017, according to provisional data provided by the over-the-counter platform for debt securities.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will today, recommence the Primary Market Auction (PMA) for the year.
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