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Assets Management, Vehicle Of Wealth Creation – Stakeholders February 8, 2019

Foremost shareholder activist, Boniface Okezie, said the role of asset management companies cannot be over emphasiSed as they help Nigerians in managing their wealth and creating opportunities for businesses to grow. His words: “The contribution of assets management companies may not be visible to so many people but people with discerning business mind know that […]

5 things you should know about InvestNow February 7, 2019

  Even though we’ll hardly ever talk about it openly, lots of people, young and old, are constantly worried about money. Do I have enough? How long do I have to save for? Why does my money run out so quickly? What can I do to make more money? We frequently find that we are […]

The need for Financial Planning November 8, 2018

Jimmy’s experience with a United Capital Wealth Advisor Jimmy, age 28, is a research analyst for a Consulting company that has an office in Lekki, Lagos.  He is single and no dependants. Jimmy desires to obtain his MBA at a top-tier business school. His educational endeavor will be a major expense.  Jimmy monitors his income […]

United Capital Introduces the InvestNow App: A Better Way to Invest October 17, 2018

Think about all the money decisions you have to make today. Paying for a date in a handsome restaurant, paying the transport fare home (or buying petrol for your car), the cable TV subscription, maybe Netflix, and then data too. What about investing? Stocks, Bonds or Mutual Funds? How much should you save? What should you cut […]

Introducing Mr. and Mrs. Innocent October 17, 2018
Wealth Management – A Client experience on Retirement Planning with United Capital October 4, 2018

I had worked extremely hard to build my wealth over the years. My wife Bukky, and I were just retired and had a number of existing investments scattered in different places along with other retirement policies. We had no real structure and had arranged some fund management, but it was all very untidy. My accountant […]

Investing in Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) Bonds November 28, 2016

What is an FGN Bond? FGN Bonds are debt instruments issued through the Debt Management Office (DMO) to raise funds for the Federal Government and have a tenures of 5years, 10years and 20years. During the tenure, you will be paid interest bi- annually ( every 6 months ) based on the interest amount of the […]

How to pick the right mutual fund November 23, 2016

So you’ve decided that you’re going to invest some money in mutual funds. But you are uncertain as how to determine which mutual fund is the right one for you. There are a few key things to consider in making the decision as to what kind of fund to put your money in. Let’s take […]

The importance of investing even within a recession November 23, 2016

It is not secret that Nigeria is officially in a recession. The recent official pronunciation by the government only made clear what many already knew. While things are tough, it is critical to remain forward-looking as there are opportunities even within tough times like these. Investments are an essential part of preparing for the future […]

Turning the mutual funds: A worthwhile investment November 23, 2016

We have heard the stories of the global economic crisis and are still hearing. The fall in commodity prices set in emerging markets have continued through the year and questions of when these economies will rebound are on the minds of investors. Findings have shown that the majority of citizens in emerging markets have one […]