Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)
10 Jul 2019
Despite price losses that outweighed gains, transactions in the equities sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), sustained rising profile as market capitalisation rose by N1.34 trillion. The increase in NSE’s market capitalisation is attributable to Airtel Africa’s cross-border secondary listing of 3,758,151,504 ordinary shares on the nation’s bourse yesterday. Specifically,…
31 Mar 2015
First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank), established in 1894, is the premier bank in West Africa, Nigeria’s number one bank brand and the leading financial services solutions provider in the country. The bank was founded by Sir Alfred Jones, a shipping magnate from Liverpool, England. With its head office originally in Liverpool, the bank commenced business on a modest scale in Lagos, under the name, Bank of British West Africa (BBWA).
31 Mar 2015
Justice Mohammed Yunusa of the Federal High Court, Lagos has granted an interim injunction restraining the former Director Genral of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Dr. Ndi Okereke- Onyiuke and five others from tampering with the property lying at No 2, Temple Road Ikoyi Lagos.
23 Mar 2015
THE volume of shares traded on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) witnessed a downturn last week, as a turnover of 1.382 billion shares worth N12.053 billion changed hands in 16,877 deals. This amount, was however, lower than a total of 3.596 billion units valued at N24.564 billion, exchanged in 24,288 deals during the preceding week.