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Improving access to finance for SMEs
9 Dec 2016
The Central Bank of Nigeria says Small and Medium Enterprises are critical for the development of any economy, but access to finance remains a key hurdle in achieving their potential.
Nigeria central bank intervenes to avert fuel scarcity
6 Dec 2016
Nigeria’s central bank on Monday asked commercial banks to submit a backlog of dollar demand for fuel importers for a special intervention. Traders say the government is seeking to prevent the scarcity of petrol.
2016: Challenging year for Nigeria's manufacturers
5 Dec 2016
Persistently high interest rates, acute forex shortage and an increasingly difficult operating environment have further squeezed margins and led to mass job losses across the country.
Impact of Nigeria's naira devaluation on Q2 earnings
17 Nov 2016
As the second quarter earnings season winds down, a big takeaway has been the impact of the devaluation of the naira on corporate Nigeria.
Senate asks CBN to pay N1.5bn Federal Mortgage Bank
10 Nov 2016
Nigeria issues N100bn OMO T-bills
7 Nov 2016
Nigeria's central bank last week stepped up its efforts to mop up liquidity in the banking system by issuing over N100 billion OMO T-bills two weeks before the November monetary policy committee meeting.
Naira remains steady against US dollar
4 Nov 2016
The Central Bank of Nigeria held an OMO T-bills auction on Thursday, selling N19 billion and N98 billion on the 196-day and 364-day bills.
Tough times for Nigerian banks, but no collapse
3 Nov 2016
It's a tough time for banks in Nigeria. Ahead of the November Monetary Policy Committee meeting, Ejikeme Okoli, Research & Market Intelligence Officer joins CNBC Africa discuss how the MPC can help the banks.
Forex Scarcity: CBN says managed floating is inevitable
3 Nov 2016
Recovering Funds: Reps to investigate over N2 trillion AMCON debt
28 Oct 2016
Persistent liquidity affects Nigeria's market
27 Oct 2016
Persistent liquidity mop up by the Central Bank of Nigeria continues to dampen demand at the fixed income markets.
CBN disburses over N900M to young entrepreneuers
21 Oct 2016