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After last session’s healthy gain, the Ai40 Index stumbled slightly, losing 0.44 points over the past week. The previous session’s value of 93.85 dropped by 0.47% to close on a value of 93.41. Nigeria’s banks had a bad week of it, taking four of the five bottom positions on the Index, and not even a […]
The markets righted themselves slightly after the volatility of the past few weeks. The Ai40 Index gained back over two points to end the week at a value of 93.85, up 2.54% (2.33 points) from last week’s close of 91.52. Anglo American led the attack, thanks to a recovery in the copper, coal and diamond […]
It’s been a frustrating period for African markets; the gains that the Ai40 Index was slowly working up over the past couple of months have been wiped out in just three weeks. Brexit fallout fears have been responsible for much of the losses, but Nigerian stocks in particular dragged the Index down over the past […]
Johannesburg, South Africa; New York, USA; 8 July 2016: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, today announced that, together with the UN Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (OSAA) and the Global Partnerships Forum (GPF), Ai will be hosting its annual high-level African Heads of State Investment Dialogue at the […]
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The two months from April to June saw a strong improvement in the Ai40 Index. At April 8, the Index stood at a value of 92.81 which, by June 10, had risen to 96.85. Although the Brexit fallout caused a drop to 95.73 last week, this was a gain of 4.04 points or 4.35%. Nigerian […]
What a week for global markets! Britain’s exit from the European Union caused markets worldwide to plunge on the news. In addition, Nigeria’s currency plunged by 31% to 288.85 naira against the US dollar on the newly-established interbank market last Monday. As a result, Nigerian stocks declined and have taken all five of the lowest […]« Previous Entries