Africa Europe StockMarket 

Ajayi and Ighalo shares the spoils in a test game at Old Trafford

The duo of Odion Jude Ighalo and Semi Ajayi were in action as Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion lock horns in a test video game dipped into Old Trafford on Friday. Both groups fielded two different groups for both friendly video games that saw West Brom won the first tie 2-1. United began with Paul Pogba, Bruno Fernandes Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford, and Daniel James. They were signed up with by Eric Bailly, Axel Tuanzebe and Teden Mengi started the first video game. In the second group, David de…

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Africa Covid19 Energy Oil and Gas StockMarket 

Shares of Sasol Surge as South Africa Eases Lock down Restrictions

South Africa’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and international demand for petroleum products has actually struck Sasol’s company hard. A little over a month earlier, it revealed it was suspending operations at its Natref petroleum center and was lowering the production of synthetic fuel (a gasoline-like product produced from coal by 25%. These moves all came at a time when the company was dealing with an extraordinarily high debt load. Today, though, the South African federal government revealed it was relocating to what it calls level 3 of its lockdown…

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Financial Services StockMarket 

How to Check Your Unclaimed Shares Dividends (For Unregistered Investors for e-Dividend)

According to the Nigeria Security and Exchange Commission (SEC), Unclaimed shares dividends increased from  N109.1 billion in December 2016 to N130 billion in December 2019 (SEC, 2020). Many shareholders are yet to enroll for E-Dividend payment, the Security Exchange Commission (SEC) has set up a portal where investors can search if they or their loved ones have unclaimed dividends, just follow these steps to claim your dividend. Step 1: Input your first name and last name into this link http://sec.gov.ng/non-mandated/ to get a list of your shares from SEC. This will…

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Financial Services StockMarket 

Why Nigeria’s banking stocks performed well in May

Virtually all the banks listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) witnessed varying degrees of growth in their share price during the month of May. Besides Union Bank of Nigeria Plc which declined by 0.7% and Aso Savings and Loans Plc which recorded no price movement, all the other banking stocks recorded increases according to checks by Nairametrics Research. Best banking stocks in May The best-performing banking stock for the month was Jaiz Bank Plc. The share price increased by 27.3% to N0.70, up from N0.55 in April. This is…

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Asia North America StockMarket 

Tokyo stocks open higher on US rallies, cheaper yenBusiness

Japanese 10,000 yen and U.S. 100 dollar banknotes are organized for a picture in Tokyo, Japan, on Sept. 7, 2017. Tomohiro Ohsumi|Bloomberg|Getty Image Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday as investors took heart from a strong proving on Wall Street and a cheaper yen versus the dollar. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 1.38 percent or 308.50 points at 22,634.11 in early trade, while the broader Topix index climbed 1.12 percent or 17.74 indicate 1,605.42. “A cheaper yen against the dollar is a tailwind for Japanese shares, supporting exporters,”…

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