How to make money investing in Foreign Stock Markets

The ultimate goal of embarking on any investment activity is to maximize the highest possible return by taking the least amount of risk. It is an undeniable fact that investing in the stock market anywhere in the world is not for the faint-hearted, however only a few will disagree about the potential of generating huge returns from stocks.


PENCOM hands off management of First Guarantee Pension after 8 years

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) on Monday terminated its eight-year interim management of First Guarantee Pension Limited (FGPL) as the firm elected new directors.

FGPL was, effective August 15, 2011, taken over by PenCom as a result of incessant shareholders’ squabbles and several issues of adverse corporate governance in the Pension Fund Administrator (PFA).


CBN says commercial banks can now fully operate mobile wallets

As part of its efforts to deepen financial inclusion in Nigeria and maintain its commitment to actualize 80% of the target by 2020, the Central Bank of Nigeria has authorized commercial banks to commence full operation of mobile money wallets.

This directive is contained in a circular issued by the apex bank and signed by the Directors of Payments System Management Department and Banking Supervision Department, Sam Okojere and Ahmad Abdullahi.


Insights Radioʻs Top 10 Money Tips

What type of finance education radio will we be if our first post is not about our favorite money tips? Without much ado here are ourTop 10 Money Tips :


1. Earn a decent living.
Research has shown that earning more than you need to live comfortably (e.g., paying for rent/mortgage, transportation, groceries, and the occasional vacation) actually doesn’t increase your happiness. But earning less than you need to live comfortably will make you stressed and even unhappy.