Yearly Archives

  • You mean you manage your funds with spreadsheets…?

    Spreadsheets in all their forms are great tools. They have revolutionised the data gathering and analysis processes especially when it comes to do with numbers. There are many professionals, not exclusive to the finance sector, to whom spreadsheets are an indispensable tool. If there’s any quick number crunching you need to do, a spreadsheet is your tool […]

  • Keeping your Infrastucture Secure

    Imagine your computing infrastructure being ‘kidnapped’ for ransom… That’s exactly what happened to several organisations worldwide recently.

    As a result of the “WannaCry” and the more recent “NotPetya” or “GoldenEye” ransomware attacks, it has become more important for every organisation to take a second look at network and infrastructure security. The computers and the internet have become basic infrastructure requirements for the modern organisation and the relevant effort needs to be made to ensure that this infrastructure is kept secure for the benefit of not just your organisation, but your clients as well. Here are six points to note…

  • The Nigerian Investor

    Nigerians know how to invest, just apparently in the wrong products. The rate at which individuals recently flocked (and some say are still flocking) to various ponzi schemes show that the average Nigerian wants a return on any idle cash they have, but it seems Nigerians are not properly educated on the available options and the risks attached to each. When does a return on investment become too good to be true. Do Nigerians know? Why does it appear that more Nigerians play the lotto machines, than invest in financial instruments.

  • FSDH and United Capital sign on with Symplus

    United Capital Asset Management and FSDH Asset Management, two of the most prestigious asset management companies in Nigeria, have both licensed Symplus. In both cases, it was determined that existing vendors were not meeting their requirements. The Symplus solution was signed up after an extensive review process which included international competition. The depth of our […]