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How much is the dollar today?

Nigerians now discuss the precarious state of their nation’s currency like the English would the weather. It is a perfect conversation starter, a lunch time topic of discussion in offices, the center of arguments at vendor stands, the theme of television and radio shows and even a choice melody for musicians, most notably the three blind minstrels who are fast becoming internet sensations for their analysis of current affairs in their highlife inspired compositions. 874 more words


Revenue Exchange Rates for 2015 Tax Returns

The Revenue Commissioners have just published their official 2015 average foreign currency exchange rates for 2015 tax returns.

When preparing your 2015 Income Tax return, you should use the specified Revenue rate to convert any income denominated in Sterling, Dollars or another currency, to Euro. 106 more words


ECB confronted by tighter financial conditions, poor data and politician pressures

Today’s headlines have been dominated by the 9-0 MPC decision (which I correctly anticipated, together with the EURGBP rise, see here).  But financial market developments over the past couple of days have also made for some very uncomfortable reading for the ECB – financial conditions have once again tightened despite Draghi’s strong hints at further ECB action in March (see my preview of the January ECB meeting… 1,859 more words

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What's French for Gazumped?

Today hasn’t been the best of days – we were expecting some trials and tribulations associated with buying a house in France, but I don’t think we ever expected what has happened today! 711 more words


The Great Cauliflower Crisis

With the Loonie tumbling to its 13-year low as crude oil prices sink, we knew that this would increase the prices of things that we import. 290 more words


Courteville Writes -off N140Million Bad Debt, Warn Investors of Significant Drop in Profit

By Busayo Samuel

The Board of Directors of Courtville Business Solutions Plc said it has written off N140million bad debts from its financial books. 146 more words