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Minister explains reinstatement of trading on Oando shares

While the shareholder groups have accused Adeosun of “unwholesome interference” in the nation’s capital market and meddling in the operations of SEC, and demanded her immediate sack, the minister has denied the allegations, saying the shareholder groups were speaking out of ignorance.

SEC: Kemi Adeosun reassigns portfolios, names acting chief

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Friday approved the reassignment of portfolios in the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

SEC: No controversy over lifting Oando’s technical suspension

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Thursday said there was no controversy over the lifting of the suspension on trading on the shares of Oando Plc.

SEC: Result of Oando’s forensic audit out soon

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said late on Wednesday night that Nigerians, particularly shareholders of Oando PLC, should expect the release of the primary findings of the forensic audit of the company soon.

Deloitte gets go ahead on Oando audit

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has asked Deloitte can go ahead with the forensic audit of Oando Plc.

SEC targets increased financial inclusion by 2020

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says it aims to achieve increased financial inclusion of Nigerians by the year 2020.

SEC extends e-dividend free registration till February 28

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has extended period for the free e-dividend registration to Feb. 28, to encourage more shareholders participation in the initiative.

SEC stops issuance of dividend paper warrants

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday directed all registrars to stop the issuance of dividend paper warrants.

SEC, journalists synergise on investor education

Capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has pledged to work with Finance Correspondents to ensure proper reporting of the capital market to enlighten and educate the investing public.

SEC partners IST to curb capital market infractions

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday expressed its readiness to partner with Investments and Securities Tribunal (IST) and other relevant bodies to ensure zero tolerance on infractions in the nation’s capital market.

SEC urges civil servants to register for e-dividend

The Securities and Exchange Commission has urged civil servants in Lagos State to take advantage of the free e-dividend registration period, which ends on December 31, 2017, to enrol.

Nigeria remains investors’ choice – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said Nigeria remains investors’ choice, saying, it was pleasantly surprised to receive numerous indication of interest by investors eager to invest in Nigeria.

SEC, DMO, others move to deepen capital market

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Debt Management Office (DMO) and other stakeholders have said that for the nation’s capital market to grow, there must be mechanism for efficiency, accountability and transparency across major economy players including the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

Nigerian capital market issuances hit N1.55trn in September – SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Sunday said that the total value of issuances in the Nigerian capital market amounted to N1.55 trillion in September.

Shareholders task acting SEC chief on market integrity

Shareholders on the Nigerian capital market on Wednesday urged the newly appointed Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Abdul Zubair, to step up measures aimed at safeguarding market integrity.

Oando to undergo forensic audit

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has begun the forensic audit of Oando Plc, contrary to reports that the exercise stopped due to the suspension of the Director-General of the Commission, Mr Mounir Gwarzo.

Mounir Gwarzo’s suspension won’t affect our regulatory effectiveness – SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Sunday said it would not allow the suspension of its Director-General, Mounir Gwarzo, to affect its regulatory effectiveness.

Abdul Zubair appointed as acting SEC chief

The Federal Government of Nigeria has appointed Dr Abdul Zubair, the acting Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) with immediate effect. He was before the appointment, the Director in charge of External Relations in the Commission.

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