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Mary Uduk

SEC: Nigeria’s infrastructure deficit to hit $878 billion by 2040

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says Nigeria’s infrastructure deficit would hit 878 billion dollars by 2040 and called for active utilisation of green bond for infrastructural gap
Mary Uduk

SEC: E-dividend registration will boost liquidity

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has enjoined more Nigerians to take advantage of the on-going e-dividend registration in a bid to reduce the unclaimed dividends profile as well as increase liquidity in the capital market and the economy.
Mary Uduk

SEC tasks Nigerians to use Green Bonds to tackle infrastructure gap

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday said the nation’s huge infrastructure gap could be addressed with investments in sustainable finance initiatives such as Green Bonds.
Mary Uduk

SEC launches green bonds issuance rules

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday officially launched the Green Bonds Issuance Rules to support the development of a Non-Sovereign Green Bond market in Nigeria.

Court to hear SEC’s counter-claim in suspended Mounir Gwarzo’s suit Jan. 30

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Thursday adjourned until January 30, 2019, hearing of counter-claim and other pending applications filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission and two other defendants.
Nigeria Stock Exchange

Stock market: Foreign investors pulled out N44 billion in September

Following sell pressure in the Nigerian stock market arising from growing political tension and security challenges in the country, foreign investors pulled out about N43. 78 billion from the local bourse last September.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Federal government partners AfDB on $500 million innovation fund for ICT

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday, says that the Federal Government is working with African Development Bank (AfDB) to establish a 500-million-dollar innovation fund for technological growth.
Mary Uduk

SEC: Financial Inclusion’ll aid economic growth

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has restated its desire to pursue initiatives that would aid financial inclusion of Nigerians as this is capable of growing the nation’s economy.
Mary Uduk

Investment advisers urged to embrace technology

The Acting Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ms. Mary Uduk, has charged investment advisory practitioners in the country to embrace emerging technologies in order to enable them deliver prompt and efficient investment advice to their clients at all times.

SEC extends multiple subscription deadline to December 2019

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) yesterday extended the deadline for shareholders with multiple accounts till December 31, 2019 from the December 31, 2018.
Mary Uduk

Capital market committee approves plan to introduce e-IPO

The Nigerian capital market would soon introduce the electronic initial public offer (e-IPO) system in the country, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced on Wednesday.
Mary Uduk

SEC extends multiple subscription deadline to December

The Securities and Exchange Commission has extended the forbearance deadline for shareholders with multiple accounts to December 31, 2019 from December 31, 2018 for more investors to embrace the initiative aimed at reducing unclaimed dividends.

Nigerian Stock Exchange lifts suspension on Unity Bank

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday lifted the trading suspension placed on the shares of Unity Bank Plc barely one day after the bank was suspended along with five other listed firms for not filling their accounts in accordance with the post-listing requirements of the exchange.

Oando posts N10.4 billion profit after tax

Oando Plc has posted an impressive results for the nine months period ended September 2018, with a profit of N10.4 billion, representing a 46 per cent increase, compared with N7.1 billion it recorded in same period of 2017.
Arunma Oteh

Arunma Oteh leaves World Bank

Ms. Arunma Oteh, a former Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) DG and current World Bank vice president, will leave her position at the Bank to join Oxford University as an academic scholar.
Daniel Asapokhai

FRC inaugurates audit regulation working group

The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRC) yesterday inaugurated its Audit Regulation Working Group.
Nigeria Stock Exchange

Market downturn: Political uncertainty affecting investors’ confidence – expert

A capital market expert, Prof. Uche Uwaleke, on Monday urged Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to ensure effective regulations to strengthen investors’ confidence in the equities.

House of Reps summon SEC, past MDs of Capital Oil over firm’s collapse

The House of Representatives Committee on Capital Market and Institutions has summoned the leadership of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over its role in the alleged mismanagement of Capital Oil Plc, a Lagos based firm.

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