It is no gainsay that the introduction of online trading portals have revolutionized stock trading in the Nigerian Capital Market space, as more dealing firms continue to follow similar steps after Meristem Securities Ltd pioneered the launch of online trading portals with her Meritrade.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange, in April 2013, officially launches the Alternative Securities Market (ASEM) for emerging small and mid-sized companies with high growth potential with less stringent and flexible listing requirements set for admission.
Greenwich Securities Limited, a fully owned subsidiary of Greenwich Trust Limited, introduces “mytradebook’’, an online retail trading Portal, which allows investors access their stockbroking portfolio using internet-enabled mobile devices, tablets, laptops and desktop computers from any part of the world, without interfacing with a Broker.
On December 3, 2014, Transparency International released the Corruption Perception Index Report 2014. This publication is a key barometer for the internal and external perception about Nigeria and comes at a critical point in the build up to the 2015 general elections. According to the report, Nigeria moved up 6 positions on the common size rankings (of 175 countries) to 136 .
The contribution of The Nigerian Investor's crew to market development in terms of educating numerous investors about online trading portal cannot be over-emphasized as the crew has done so much in the Nigerian Market through online product review.
We need to support private equity to create a more suitable environment for burgeoning businesses and organizations to thrive. Nigeria can experience growth through massive investment from both within and outside the country if the Federal Government encourages this by providing guarantee schemes for private equity firms to invest.
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, one of Africa's largest financial services institutions, swept the global banking awards in London Thursday, winning in five categories to become one of the highest single winning bank brands at this year's awards.
The Nigerian Stock Exchanges migration to a contemporary platform, Straight Through Processing (STP) in Q3, 2013, has continued to gain further traction as more market operators take steps to connect to the online trading process.
We wish to announce to you that there would be a Technical Upgrade of our Platforms inclusive of Proshare (www.proshareng.com) , WebTV (http://webtvng.com/) & TheAnalyst (www.theanalystng.com) between December 6 & 8, 2014.