30 Nov 2020
There has been a renewed call for the diversification of the productive base of the economy from crude oil. This has brought agriculture and manufacturing into focus.
18 Sep 2019
Capital market experts have renewed call for government to articulate policies that would induce activities in the various segments in the stock market and attract more listings in 2020.
5 Mar 2019
With close to 38 per cent loss suffered investors due to free fall in equity prices in 2018, stakeholders have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to use his second term to prioritise the stock market as the most reliable medium....
25 Feb 2019
Low liquidity and tense political environment coupled, with the incessant violence witnessed in some states last week, heightened investors’ apprehension, as manifested at the end of last week’s transactions. Consequently, indices at the equities sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) plunged by 0.61%. The mixed reaction that trailed market performance during the week…
28 Jan 2019
Experts in the nation’s capital market have described economic growth as panacea to most of Nigeria’s challenges, urging government to be strategic, if it wants to fast-track the country’s development. They argued that Nigeria is currently facing huge growth challenge, noting that there was need to identify priority sectors and create incentives and palliatives…
27 Dec 2018
Financial experts have identified outcome of general elections, direction of monetary policy and United States-China trade tension as factors that will shape the country’s stock market in 2019.
17 Sep 2018
For Nigeria’s capital market to witness sustainable rebound, stakeholders have stressed the need for the new Minister of State for Finance, Zinab Ahmed, to review current laws and policies that are meant to create enabling environment for the private sector to operate optimally.