SEC introduces electronic processing as NSE shuts trading floor
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a directive that all filing, processing of applications and returns must be done electronically to mitigate
Mutual funds in capital market to hit N1.5 trillion by December
The Securities and Exchange Commission has expressed optimism that Collective Investment Scheme (CIS) or Mutual funds in the capital market will hit N1.5 trillion before the end of the year.
Shareholders urge public officers to operate within ambits of law
Shareholders in Nigeria’s capital market have urged public officers to operate in accordance to the law to boost investors’ confidence The shareholders, who spoke in an interview with The Guardian on the arraignment of the suspended Director-General...
The legacy and hope of the pioneering Osun Sukuk in Nigeria
Lagos is the 5th largest economy in Africa and home to the continent’s 2nd largest stock exchange. It is no surprise then that Nigeria’s financial activity and innovation is heavily concentrated in Lagos.
SEC reiterates commitment to curb Ponzi schemes
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has restated its resolve to ensure that illegal fund managers are not allowed to operate in Nigeria.
Agric crowdfunding operators warn Nigerians against scams, pool N20bn for investment
Nigerians have been warned to avoid traps of scammers in the name of agricultural crowdfunding platforms offering unrealistic return on investments. Operators have also said that since inception of the innovation
SEC tasks states on specific target projects to boost IGR
The Acting Director-General, Securities and Exchange Commission Nigeria (SEC), Ms Mary Uduk, has urged states government to establish specific target projects or companies capable of boosting their Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
Experts seek review of entire national budget
Experts that gathered at the just concluded 2020 Budget and the Finance Act forum, organised by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in Lagos, at the weekend, have called for review of the entire budget process to ensure meaningful economic growth...
SEC urges states to establish project firms capable of boosting IGR
The Acting Director-General (DG) of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mary Uduk, has implored state governments to establish companies for specific target projects to boost their Internally-Generated Revenue (IGR).
SEC mulls fresh recapitalisation for stock broking firms
Ahead of the planned change of ownership (demutualisation) of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), may soon call for fresh recapitalisation...