Police Investigation Officer (IPO) of Alapere Police Station, Lagos, Inspector Kemi Ruth, yesterday, testified against the four staff members of YHS Financial Company..
Participants at the just-concluded 2021 National workshop of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) have underscored the need to develop and revive the primary market segment to stimulate initial public offering....
Rising issuance of Commercial Papers (CPs) in Debt Capital Market (DCM) over regular equities financing has become a source of worry to capital market operators, as stakeholders fear that the trend...
Since the global meltdown of 2008, the country’s primary equities market has been inactive. Until recently, investors’ interest in equities never rose to the point of emboldening issuers to access
Professor of Capital Market and President, Capital Market Academics of Nigeria, Uche Uwaleke, in this interview with HELEN OJI, spoke on the imperative of privatised state-owned enterprises listing
23 Dec 2019
A typical stock market has two distinctive categories- the primary market and the secondary market. The primary market is where new securities such as companies’ shares are first introduced.
2 Dec 2019
Experts have charged the Federal Government to restrategise to address the current macro economic concerns impeding the nation’s economic stability and promote issues of national development.
17 Dec 2018
Hopes of a return of the era of Initial Public Offerings (IPO) were rekindled last week, after four years of zero record, with the offer for sale of SAHCO Plc’s 406,074,000 ordinary shares of 50 kobo each at N4.65 per share. The company, which is one of the foremost aviation handling companies in Nigeria,…
13 Nov 2018
Capital market stakeholders have described the planned introduction of electronic initial public offers (e-IPOs), by capital market regulators as a step in the right direction, saying the initiative would boost market participation, and enhance liquidity in the market. The stakeholders, who admitted that the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), has been at the forefront of…
2 Mar 2018
After years of procrastinating, telecoms giant, MTN, plans to list its Nigerian unit worth $5.23billion by July, in a debut initial public offering...
13 Jul 2016
The inability of Mrs. Nwakaego Oramaelu to get a surety that will take her detained seven-year-old child, Chibuike, on bail stalled his release yesterday.