Nigeria’s rising food prices push inflation higher in April
16 May 2019 | 7:50 am
Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics says consumer inflation increased by 11.37 per cent in April, which is higher when compared to the 11.25 per cent rise in March. Bankole Odusanya, Head of Fixed Income Trading at UBA joins CNBC Africa from the banking floor to discuss this and other stories impacting Nigeria’s fixed income and forex market.
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Nigeria's May inflation figures grew by 11.40 per cent year-on-year from 11.37 per cent in April. Chioma Udu, Forex Dealer at GT Bank joins me to discuss this and other stories impacting Nigeria’s fixed income and forex market so far this week.
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Traders say the Naira depreciated at the I and E window by 14 basis points to 362 Naira, 39 kobo while parallel market rates remained flat at 360 niara. Adamma Mbachu, Head of Currency Trading at Access Bank, joins CNBC Africa for more.
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Stanbic IBTC Holdings' gross earnings rose by 2.8 per cent in the first half of the year. However, its profit before tax decreased by 11.99 per cent for the period ended 30 June 2019. To discuss the facts behind the numbers, Adekunle Adedeji, Chief Financial Officer of Stanbic IBTC Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
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Traders say they expect activity at the bond market to pick up today, on the back of the unmet bids at Wednesday's bond auction as well as the improvement in liquidity. Oluwatosin Ayanfalu, Fixed Income Broker at Zedcrest Capital joins CNBC Africa to review today’s trading at Nigeria’s fixed Income and Forex market.
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