Friday, 7th October 2022
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Capital Market

12 hours ago
Bearish sentiment persists in the equities sector of the capital market with losses in Airtel Africa and 22 stocks dragging market capitalisation by N608 billion.
3 days ago
Rising interest rates, insecurity and other economic challenges in the country coupled with uncertainty in the global economy have continued to hit hard on the equities sector of the capital market
House of Reps
22 Sep
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has described the capital market as an avenue to increase assets and wealth creation, stating that efficient operations of the market ...
6 Sep
Following losses in 18 stocks, the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) reversed three days' gains to reopen on a bearish note even as capitalisation fell by N30 billion.
5 Sep
The commission has done a lot to stem rising unclaimed dividends. For instance, we are working with the registrars to ensure that dividends are now distributed electronically through the bank accounts of investors rather than through dividend warrants which used to be the case.
22 Aug
The financial services industry dominated in volume terms at the end of last week’s transactions at the capital market.
27 Jun
For a country to rank high in the global economy, serious attention must be given to the development of a credible and stable capital market.
21 Jun
Access to finance is a major factor hindering Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria from optimally performing their role as catalysts to economic development, business lawyers have said.
18 Apr
With the take-off of the exchange-traded derivatives (ETD) market, retail investors have called for more investment in the capital market to enhance economic growth.
28 Mar
Nigerian women in the capital market have been urged to add more value and strengthen their contributions towards achieving organisational goals to bridge the inequality gap with their male counterparts.
22 Mar
As the regulators strategise to increase retail investors’ patronage in the market, shareholders have stressed the need for a review of existing protection mechanisms for Nigerian investors...
28 Feb
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is capable of creating uncertainty in the Nigerian stock market and dampening investors' appetite, analysts have said.


15 mins ago
Scammers stole cryptocurrency worth roughly $100 million from Binance, the world's biggest exchange for crypto assets, the firm said on Friday.
23 mins ago
As political parties strategise to put out formidable campaigns to woo voters ahead of the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa yesterday released a preliminary report indicating a decline of youth candidacy from 34 per cent in the 2019 general elections to 28 per cent in 2023 general elections.
1 hour ago
Iran said Friday an investigation into the death in custody of Mahsa Amini found she lost her life to illness rather than reported beatings that sparked three weeks of bloody protests. Amini, 22, died on September 16, three days after falling into a coma following her arrest in Tehran by the morality police for allegedly…
1 hour ago
Mike Makinde made history on Saturday by joining the prestigious class of Nigeria Cup winners. The honour came through his victory in the 25th edition of the Nigeria Cup; a weeklong competition put together to celebrate the nation's Independence anniversary. Relishing the outcome of the competition, the 11-handicap player said he never envisage winning the…
2 hours ago
The Governor of Ekiti, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Friday signed six bills recently passed by the State House of Assembly into law, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.