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NPF Microfinance Bank Plc Opens Rights Issue and Public Offer for Subscription

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NPF Microfinance Bank Plc announced it has opened its rights issue and public offer for subscription on Thursday, 24 June 2021 following approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

In the statement released through the Nigerian Exchange Limited platform, the Microfinance Bank said “Trading License Holders and the Investing Public are hereby notified that NPF Microfinance Bank Plc’s Rights Issue and Public Offer opened for subscription on Thursday, 24 June 2021, further to the approval of the Securities and Exchange Commission.”

The bank declared open for subscription rights issue of 2,286,657,766 ordinary shares of 50 kobo each at N1.50 per share on the basis of one new ordinary share for every one ordinary share held as at 17 May, 2021. See the details below.

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MTN Nigeria Borrows N125 Billion from Debt Market Via Commercial Paper

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Africa’s leading telecommunications giant, MTN Nigeria has successfully borrowed N125 billion from Nigerians via sales of commercial paper, a document has shown.

In the document obtained by Investors King on Tuesday, the commercial paper was issued under MTN Nigeria’s N150 billion Commercial paper issuance Programme. The company had set out to raise N100 billion but recorded an oversubscription of 25%, to raise a total of N125 billion.

Commercial paper is a debt instrument issued by corporations to raise money to finance short-term liabilities

The commercial papers were issued with a maturity of 188 days and a yield of 11.00%, as well as commercial papers with a maturity of 267 days and a yield of 12.50%.

This issuance of commercial papers is in line with MTN Nigeria’s strategy to broaden its funding sources. According to the document, funds generated from this issuance will be used to support the company’s short-term working capital and funding needs.

“MTN Nigeria Communications PLC (MTN Nigeria) hereby notifies Nigerian Exchange Limited and the investing public of the successful completion of its Series 4 & 5 Commercial Paper issuance under its Nl50 billion Commercial Paper Issuance Programme (the CP Issuance).

“MTN Nigeria sought to raise N100 billion, and the transaction was 125% subscribed, with a total of A125 billion raised.

“MTN Nigeria issued 188-day commercial papers at a yield of 11.00% and 267-day commercial papers at a yield of 12.50%. The CP Issuance was completed on 1 March 2023.

“The CP Issuance is part of MTN Nigeria‘s strategy to diversity its funding options. The proceeds will be utilised for its short-term working capital and funding requirements,” the document reads.

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DLM Capital Group Redeems its ₦1.24bn Series 1, ₦1.01bn Series 2 and ₦1.27bn Series 3 Commercial Paper Issues

Prominent financial institution, DLM Capital Group, has announced the maturity and successful redemption of its ₦1.24bn Series 1, ₦1.01bn Series 2 and ₦1.27bn Series 3 Commercial Paper Issues under its ₦20 Billion Commercial Paper Issuance Programme.

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Prominent financial institution, DLM Capital Group, has announced the maturity and successful redemption of its ₦1.24bn Series 1, ₦1.01bn Series 2 and ₦1.27bn Series 3 Commercial Paper Issues under its ₦20 Billion Commercial Paper Issuance Programme.

The ₦1.24bn Series 1, ₦1.01bn Series 2 and ₦1.27bn Series 3 Commercial Papers which were all issued via and quoted on the FMDQ Securities Exchange; matured on the 31st May 2022, 29th August, 2022, and 12th August 2022 respectively. In line with best practice, the FMDQ has been informed of these redemptions.

With a successful outing, the three Series garnered investments from a variety of investors ranging from Pension Fund Administrators, Asset Managers, Insurance companies and Banks.

Commenting on the successful redemption, the GCEO of DLM Capital Group, Mr. Sonnie B. Ayere, said, “We are pleased to have fully repaid all the investors in the Series 1, Series 2 and Series 3 CP issuances. We thank all our investors for their participation and reiterate our commitment to being a counterparty that can be relied on for the long term; we have been around for 13 years, and we will continue to contribute our quota to Nigeria’s development”.

He further added that “these redemptions reflect DLM’s capacity to meet its financial obligations as at when due and we intend to remain an active issuer in the commercial paper market.”

The Group comprises of the following businesses: retail banking via our digital channel SoFRI, consumer & business lending, asset management, investment banking, trustees, securities trading and foreign exchange.

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Facebook, Apple, Others Lose Big in Market Value

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The global financial market rout has plunged the value of the world’s largest technology companies by over $1 trillion in the last three trading days. This was after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25% last week, below the 0.75% projected by experts.

The Federal Reserve had attributed its decision to a series of global uncertainties due to the Russia-Ukraine war and extended COVID-19 restrictions in China, the world’s second-largest economy. These were a few of the uncertainties predicted by a global investment bank, Deutsche Bank to plunge the U.S and the rest of the world into a recession by 2023.

Concerns over projected recession have led to a broad-based selloff in risk assets across the world.

“When risk assets fall and fall fast enough, there’s no question they’re going to hurt growth,” said LaVorgna, who was chief economist for the National Economic Council under former President Donald Trump. “If anything, the relationship is even better when asset prices decline than when they go up.”

Apple Inc, the world’s most capitalised company shed $200 billion in the last three trading days.

While Microsoft lost $189 billion in market value. Tesla, Amazon, Alphabet, Nvidia and Meta (Facebook) lost $199 billion, $173 billion, $123 billion, $85 and $70 billion, respectively.

In only three trading sessions the “Stocks at large have sold off since the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate on Wednesday, but technology has endured more pain than other sectors of the economy.”

 

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