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 United Capital's H1 profits up 146%

Video / Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:44:55 GMT

United Capital's H1 profits up 146%

United Capital reported a 146 per cent growth in its profit after tax sustaining its half year growth despite the current economic downturn.

 Nigeria's national assets: To sell or not to sell

Video / Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:09:34 GMT

Nigeria's national assets: To sell or not to sell

To sell or not to sell? While Nigeria's Federal Executive Council is yet to take a decision on whether to resort to the sale of national assets to bail the economy out of recession, some analysts believe selling is the way out.

 Nigeria's trade deficit improves

Video / Tue, 06 Sep 2016 10:52:49 GMT

Nigeria's trade deficit improves

Nigeria's trade deficit improved by 44 per cent to N197 billion in the second quarter; however the country's monthly trade balance has remained negative since January. Kayode Tinuoye, Team Lead Research, United Capital joins CNBC Africa for more.

 Nigerian economy officially enters recession

Video / Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:53:17 GMT

Nigerian economy officially enters recession

Economic data released today by the National Bureau of Statistics confirmed that Nigeria is in a recession. Toyin Sanni, CEO, United Capital joins CNBC Africa for an in-depth analysis of the information.

 Priorities in Nigeria's failing infrastructure

Video / Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:18:54 GMT

Priorities in Nigeria's failing infrastructure

As Nigerian authorities take various urgent actions to fix the nation's shrinking economy, what should the government's priorities be, in relation to the country's failing infrastructure?

 Blow to Nigeria's Q2 manufacturing performance

Video / Fri, 05 Aug 2016 14:03:53 GMT

Blow to Nigeria's Q2 manufacturing performance

Adelayo Alabi, Consumer Goods Analyst at United Capital joins CNBC Africa to review the sector's second quarter performance and provide some insights into how to invest in the sector.

 Nigeria seeks to woo bond investors

Video / Wed, 08 Jun 2016 12:53:43 GMT

Nigeria seeks to woo bond investors

Nigeria's Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun met with bond investors in London on Tuesday, to explore additional funding options for the 2016 budget.

 Financial condition of Nigeria's State governments

Video / Tue, 26 Apr 2016 10:49:50 GMT

Financial condition of Nigeria's State governments

Nigeria's Finance Minister last week said that the Federal Government will not deduct loan repayments from the states' federation account allocations for March. She added that this will enable states pay salaries but has ruled out a second bailout.

 Investors take a cautious line awaiting Nigeria's budget

Video / Tue, 19 Apr 2016 11:08:22 GMT

Investors take a cautious line awaiting Nigeria's budget

Cautious trading at the bond market at the start of the week sent yields higher while a mild sell-off was seen at the treasuries market. Meanwhile, the market is expected to remain relatively quiet today ahead of a T-bill auction on Wednesday.

 Investing in Nigerian markets

Video / Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:54:21 GMT

Investing in Nigerian markets

Jude Chiemeka, Managing Director, United Capital Asset Management joins CNBC Africa for a focus on current market conditions and how that's impacting on asset class allocations.

 Nigeria's economy under pressure

Video / Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:16:52 GMT

Nigeria's economy under pressure

The tumbling oil prices continues to take its toll on Africa's largest economy as recent figures from the National Bureau of Statistics show that Nigeria's economy slowed to 2.11 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2015.

 Nigerian market halts 8-day rally

Video / Wed, 09 Mar 2016 11:11:26 GMT

Nigerian market halts 8-day rally

The rally at Nigeria's local bourse screeched to a halt on Tuesday after eight straight sessions of gains. Traders say the market had been riding on Dangcem's positive full year earnings momentum which now appears to have fizzled out.