Financial Experts Canvasses More Domestic Participation In Green Bonds

For Nigeria to claw its way out of deficit in infrastructure, power and energy, transportation as well as eliminating environmental degradation, financial  market experts has called for more domestic participation in green bonds investment. Speaking during a panel session of the 2018 Capital Market Correspondents Association of Nigeria (CAMCAN) Annual workshop which held in Lagos […]

FMDQ Launches GOLD Awards

FMDQ in the joint quest to make the Nigerian financial markets ‘GOLD’ As part of the plans to commemorate its Fifth Year Anniversary, FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange (“FMDQ” or the “OTC Exchange”), at a momentous occasion hosted key financial market stakeholders (governments, regulators, Members, issuers, strategic partners, foreign and local investors, media etc.), at the […]

FMDQ Two Others Organises Capacity Building For Investors On Green Bond

Further to the launch of the Nigerian Green Bond Market Development Programme (the “Programme”) into the Nigerian debt capital markets in June 2018, the Parties – FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange (“FMDQ”), Financial Sector Deepening Africa (“FSD Africa”) and Climate Bonds Initiative (“CBI”) – executed the maiden Investors Capacity Building and Training Session (the “Session”) in […]

‘We Are Committed To Developing Fixed Income Market’-FMDQ

FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange has reiterated commitment to the development of fixed income securities market in the country, Associate Executive Director, FMDQ, Tumi Sekoni made this remark while receiving Capital Market Development Award given to the exchange by Capital Market Correspondents Association of Nigeria (CAMCAN). She added that one of it’s the mandate of the […]

FMDQ Clear, Frontclear Partner To Deliver First-Class Clearing Structure In Nigeria

FMDQ Clear Limited and Frontclear have signed an agreement to jointly enhance Nigeria’s first central clearing house structure, with the support of a settlement guarantee fund. The collaboration is the culmination of a long-standing working relationship focused on improving how the Nigerian OTC financial market functions and follows-on an initial introduction via the International Capital […]


FMDQ Commemorate the Listing of Stanbic IBTC Dollar, Money Market and Bond Funds on its Platform

As a debt-capital focused securities exchange, championing and supporting market-driven initiatives aimed at providing liquidity and facilitating growth and development in the Nigerian financial markets, FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange (FMDQ or the OTC Exchange), through its Board Listings, Markets and Technology Committee, admitted the listing of the Stanbic IBTC Dollar, Money Market and Bond Funds […]

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DMO Lists $300m Diaspora Bond, $3bn Eurobonds on NSE, FMDQ OTC

The Debt Management Office (DMO) Wednesday announced that it will list the $300 million Diaspora Bond and $3 billion Eurobonds on the Nigerian Stock Exchange and Financial Market Dealers Quotation Over-the-Counter (FMDQ OTC) Securities Exchange respectively today. The Diaspora Bond was issued in June while the $3 billion Eurobonds were issued in November at the […]

Companies Fake Poor Operating Positions To Seek Delisting…SEC

…As Commission Put Strigent Measure in Place To Check Further Abuse …Encourages Youth To Imbibe Saving Culture The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has disclosed that listed companies have been found to fake operating positions to get regulatory approval to delist from the equities market. The Commission said to further checkmate such scenario from playing-up […]

FMDQ OTC posts ₦13.42tn turnover

FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange recorded ₦13.42tn worth of transactions in fixed income and currency markets in March. This is contained in the company’s market report on Monday in Lagos. The report showed that the turnover was 10.45 percent or ₦1.27tn, higher than the ₦12.15tn recorded in February. According to the report, transactions in Treasury Bills […]

FMDQ OTC records N20. 99tn transactions in two months

The FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange recorded N22. 99tn worth of transactions in fixed income and currency markets in the first two months of 2017. Market Turnover Report from the company on Monday indicated that the value was against N13.92tn recorded in the corresponding period in 2016. A breakdown of the new report showed that transactions […]