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Nigeria sells 166.57bn naira in T-bills, yields mixed LAGOS: Nigeria auctioned 166.57 billion naira ($1.01 billion) worth of treasury bills with maturities ranging between three months and one year on Wednesday, with higher yields on the three months and one year tenor, and slightly lower on the six-month paper. The central bank said on Thursday it sold 33.26 billion naira in 91-day treasury bills at 11.95 percent, slightly higher than 11.89 percent yield attracted at the previous auction on March 5. The regulator sold a total of 50.27 billion naira in the 182-day paper at 13.24 percent compared with 13.35 percent, previously, while 83.04 billion naira in 364-day note was sold at 13.59 percent against 13.50 percent previously. Total subscription stood at 381.58 billion naira, compared with 314.83 billion naira at the previous auction, while demand was heavier on the one year paper, which attracted a total of 205.01 billion naira at the auction. Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...

Kenya 91-day Treasury bills yield at 9.011 NAIROBI: The weighted average yield on Kenya's benchmark 91-day Treasury bills fell to 9.011 percent at auction on Thursday from 9.189 percent last week, the central bank said. The bank said it received bids worth 10.5 billion shillings ($121.30 million) for the 3 billion shillings worth of securities on offer. It accepted offers worth 5.3 billion shillings. Next week, the central bank will offer 9 billion shillings worth of 91-day, 182-day and 364-day Treasury bills, ...
Nigeria sells 275bn naira in T-bills for higher yields LAGOS: Nigeria sold 275.09 billion naira ($1.68 billion) worth of treasury bills with maturities ranging between 3 months and one year on Wednesday, with higher yields on the six months and one year tenor, and slightly lower on the 3-month paper. The central bank said on Thursday it sold 22.97 billion naira in 91-day treasury bills at 11.89 percent, slightly lower than 11.9 percent yield attracted at the previous auction on Feb. 19. A total ...
Yields on short-dated Nigerian debt seen higher JOHANNESBURG: Nigerian Treasury bill yields are expected to rise next week as the central bank tightens liquidity to bolster the naira. In Kenya, T-bill yields are set to fall in line with slowing inflation. NIGERIA Yields on short-dated Nigerian fixed-income assets are seen inching up next week as the central banks tightens liquidity to shore up the naira. The currency of Africa's top crude-oil producer has been under pressure following last week's suspension of central ...
Nigeria 10-year bond yield drops 18 bps; pressure eases after selloff LAGOS: Yields on Nigeria's 10-year debt dropped 18 basis points to 14.07 percent as selling pressure eased, a day after the suspension of the central bank governor caused a selloff in its bond, currency and stock markets. The 2022 benchmark debt, listed in the JP Morgan emerging government bond index and the most liquid, witnessed renewed buying from domestic pension funds, dealers said.Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
Kenya 91-day T-bill yield dips to 9.116pc NAIROBI: The weighted average yield on Kenya's 91-day Treasury bill edged lower to 9.116 percent at auction on Thursday from 9.154 percent last week, the central bank said. The Central Bank of Kenya said it received bids worth 1.42 billion shillings ($16.49 million) for the 3 billion shillings worth of paper on offer. It accepted all offers. Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
Portugal's T-bill yields fall to 4-year lows at auction LISBON: Portugal's short-term borrowing costs fell to their lowest levels at auction for more than four years on Wednesday, underpinning the country's efforts to make a trouble-free exit from its international bailout this year. The IGCP debt agency said it sold all 1.25 billion euros ($1.71 billion) of Treasury bills on offer, comprising 1 billion euros of 12-month and 250 million of 3-month paper, amid healthy demand. "Today's T-bill auctions further illustrate that Portugal continues ...

 



 
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Banking Review 2013


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlySeptember
Trade Balance $-2.380 bln
Exports $2.181 bln
Imports $4.561 bln
WeeklyNovember 13, 2014
Reserves $13.268 bln