Saturday, 10th June 2023


13 Jul 2022
Association of Securities Dealing Houses of Nigeria (ASHON) has urged investors to take advantage of opportunities in the Nigerian financial market and expand their investment portfolio despite the lingering uncertainty in the country.
10 Jun 2022
Investment in any asset class is a tradeoff of risk and return. It is settled in portfolio management that there are four major asset classes- cash and cash equivalents, equities, fixed income, and real estate.
8 Feb 2022
The Association of Securities Dealing Houses of Nigeria (ASHON) has advised dealing member firms to review their operational models, create new products and deploy technology to upscale operations. This is because investment in the Nigerian capital market has been moderated by the operating environment, characterised by COVID-19 crisis, misalignment of monetary and fiscal policies, high…
24 Jan 2022
The title of this piece is a reminder of the classic novel, published in 1977, by the English author, Jeffery Archer “Shall We Tell The President”? The Theme is about the plot to kill the President...
19 Feb 2021
The Association of Securities Dealing Houses of Nigeria (ASHON) has urged the Federal Government to initiate policies that would stimulate the growth of commodities exchanges.
11 Feb 2021
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Nigerian International Securities Limited (NISL), and the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS), have said investor participation is pivotal to sustainable development of any economy.
24 Nov 2020
Capital market operators have warned that the proposed plan by the Federal Government to manage unclaimed dividends which is projected to hit N200 billion by the end of this year, would erode investor confidence and hinder the growth of the market.
13 Mar 2020
The worst may have happened to the Nigerian stock market as the All-share index, which measures the performance of listed firms, slumped to six year low.
28 Jan 2020
Worried by the inconsistency usually associated with government policies in the country, the Association of Securities Dealing Houses of Nigeria (ASHON) at the weekend, urged the federal government to sustain the current policy on Open Market Operations..
24 Dec 2019
With the Lagos Commodities and Futures Exchange (LCFE) expected to commence operations soon, as a pan-African Exchange among others, the Chairman, Association of Securities Dealing Houses of Nigeria...
22 Oct 2019
The financial market securities’ dealers have been advised to work as a team to take advantage of the planned demutalisation exercise of the nation’s bourse.
22 Jul 2019
The Association of Securities Dealing Houses of Nigeria (ASHON) has renewed calls on equity investors to seek the advice of professional stockbrokers in their investment decisions.


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A court in France sentenced a man to 18 years in prison on Friday for stabbing and then burning alive his 15-year-old girlfriend.
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More than 60 years of independence and ruinous governance is still a millstone on the neck of Africa that goes deep into the physique of the continent and its well-being. Graft, counterproductive policies, deception, lack of accountability, and transparency are among the instances of poor governance.  Cut-rate governance drives the prevailing failed states, abysmal economic…
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Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), George Akume, stated this while addressing a world press conference to outline activities planned for the 2023 Democracy Day celebration
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The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has demanded comprehensive implementation of the recently passed and enacted Child Protection Law in Kano.
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The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has assured that pilgrims’ airlift to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for this year’s Hajj would be completed before June 20, 2023. Besides, the commission also allayed fear on the perceived technical hitches in the issuance of pilgrims' visas, saying there should not be any cause for alarm.…