nigeria stock exchange

Sell pressure on blue chip stocks such as Cadbury, Guiness, Nigerian Breweries, MTN Nigeria and International Breweries prompted gains at the Nigerian Exchange Ltd.,(NGX) on Thursday. The upward movement extended the bourse’s gaining streak, moving the All Share Index up by 1.42 per cent, gaining 709.54 basis points to close at 50,835.95 points compared with […]

The NGX closed on a positive note amidst sell-offs and buy-interests as the benchmark All-Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 98 basis point. The NGX ASI closed at 50,126.41 points, to reflect a growth of 0.98% from the previous trading day and a Year-to-Date (YTD) return of 17.35%. Meanwhile, the market capitalization grew by N262.80 billion. […]

Nigerian Exchange Limited has launched West Africa’s first Exchange Traded Derivatives Market with Equity Index Futures Contracts. It said in a statement on Friday that this was consistent with the Exchange’s commitment to develop the Nigerian capital market by providing a market that thrived on innovation and responded to the needs of stakeholders in accessing […]

The Nigerian Exchange (NGX) listed new securities worth about N3.4 trillion in the first quarter. The new listings included a $4 billion Eurobond issued by the Federal Government. Listing report provided by the NGX indicated that the issuances listed across the bonds and equities markets as the capital market continues to provide access to capital […]

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has raised concern about the market’s high proportion of unclaimed dividends. This was made known by Mr. Lamido Yuguda, the Director-General of the SEC during the Post Capital Market Committee (CMC) webinar press briefing on Thursday. Unclaimed dividends, according to him, were caused by multiple subscriptions, in which some […]


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