Technology has helped in checking unauthorised sale of shares — Fakrogha, Foresight Securities

Since the capital market meltdown of 2008, the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has come up with various initiatives in terms of technological development to advance the market in keeping with international best standard. In this interview, Mr. Charles Fakrogha, Stockbroker/Chief Relationship Officer with Foresight Securities & Investment Limited, highlighted some of such initiatives and how they have helped in advancing the market. 

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CBN, CeBIH should develop incentives to promote financial inclusion —Expert

THE Central Bank of THE Central Bank of  Nigeria (CBN) and the Committee of E-Business Industry Heads (CeBIH) should collaborate with stakeholders in the electronic payment industry to develop a framework of incentives and disincentives to promote financial inclusion in the country.Chairman of Secure ID Limited, Mr. Adedotun Sulaiman made this call in a keynote address delivered at the just concluded annual retreat of CeBIH held in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

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Stock Market: 14 companies raise N340bn in Rights Issue boom —Lafarge Africa,Unilever, 3 others lead with 94%

PROMPTED by increased investor confidence in the Nigerian economy, especially in the stock market, positive economic growth outlook, fourteen companies quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE raised N340.6 billion via Rights Issues in 2017, in preparation for boom in economic activities in the post recession era.

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Retail investors are backbone of our market — Olatokunbo

Alhaji, Gbadebo Olatokunbo, former National Publicity Secretary, Nigerian Shareholders Solidarity Association of Nigeria, NSSA, in this interview with Peter Egwuatu, spoke on issues affecting the capital market as well as his expectations on quoted companies’ performance in the third quarter. Excerpt:

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Retail investors are backbone of our market — Olatokunbo

Alhaji, Gbadebo Olatokunbo, former National Publicity Secretary, Nigerian Shareholders Solidarity Association of Nigeria, NSSA, in this interview with Peter Egwuatu, spoke on issues affecting the capital market as well as his expectations on quoted companies’ performance in the third quarter. Excerpt:

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