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CBN Scam: Mopping up Naira

August 22, 2017 admin 0

The size of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Scam to artificially support the Naira exchange rate is now clear. The CBN has spent N2.9trillion, USD8bn, on open market operations (OMO) in the last seven […]

Business Insider

Is the NSE really the talk of the town?

August 1, 2017 admin 0

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is currently posting large gains week after week. Naira Insider has been vocal in its belief that the fundamentals are not strong. So the question is, why is the market […]

Companies Insider

Please applaud Ecobank

April 19, 2017 admin 0

Let us take a minute to applaud Ecobank. Admittedly they are not wholly Nigerian (only 40% of their business is in Nigeria and one of the largest shareholders is South Africa’s Nedbank), but they appear […]


Zombie Banks

April 8, 2017 admin 0

Times should have been tough for banks and so why are they able to announce higher year on year profits? It seems a couple of reasons. Firstly, non-performing loans are not being declared. The banks […]