Zenith Bank

Zenith Bank Gross Earnings Hits N745.2bn For 2017 Year End

…As Shareholders Smiles’ Home With N2.45 Final Dividend Zenith Bank Plc has announced a final dividend of N2.45 kobo per share for the full year ended December 31, 2017. The final dividend is in addition to the 25 kobo interim dividend that was paid last year. Amounting to N2.70 kobo total dividend for the 2017 […]

WASRA To Establish Bond Issuing Framework

The West African Securities Regulatory Authorities (WASRA) is planning the establishment of a regional bond issuing framework for infrastructure financing in the region. This was one of the high points of the meeting of the body held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire last weekend. Also, the body is working towards building relationship between WASRA and ECOWAS […]

Administrative Panel Recommends Gwarzo’s Dismissal From Public Service

The Administrative Panel of Inquiry has recommended the dismissal of the suspended Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir Gwarzo, from the Public Service of the Federal Government. Presidency source disclosed that the Panel also recommended that the suspended SEC director-general be referred to the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission for further investigation […]

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Listing Of Abacus Money Market Fund At The Exchange

Photo Caption: From Left; Dr. Ore Sofekun, Managing Director, Vencap Limited; Mrs. Tope Omojokun, Managing Director, Investment-one Funds Management Limited; Mr. Bola Adeeko, Head, Shared Services, The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE); Mrs. Adejoke Chukwuma, Chairperson, Investment-one Funds Management Limited; Mr. Tony Ibeziako, Ag. Head, Listings Business Division, NSE; Mr. Azubuike Okonkwo – Director, Investment-one Funds […]

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33 Companies, 435 Directors Pass CGRS Rating

…As Dangote Cement,Access, UBA, Zenith Bank Others Retains Rating The Steering Board of the Corporate Governance Rating System (CGRS) has announced the names of 25 companies that have successfully passed its rating test, having scored the required pass mark of 70% whilst 87 others are at various stages of completion of the process. These 25 […]

NSE Promotes Ms. Tinuade Awe as Executive Director Regulation

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has announced the promotion of Ms Tinuade Awe to Executive Director, Regulation with effect from 1 January, 2018. Awe’s elevation which was made know on Monday to the investing public, has since received regulatory approval. As Executive Director, Regulation in the NSE’s revised organizational structure, Ms Awe has oversight functions […]

E-dividend Registration Continues, Now To Cost N150 – SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced that the e-dividend registration exeecise would continue seamlessly in spite of the expiration of the December 31st 2017 Free registration deadline. It would be recalled that the e-dividend Free Registration expired on December 31, 2017. Acting Director General of SEC, Dr. Abdul Zubair, who made the announcement […]

Dr Abdul Zubair SEC Acting Director General.

SEC, Journalists Collaborate On Investor Education

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has pledged to work with Finance Correspondents to ensure proper reporting of the capital market in order to enlighten and educate the investing public. Acting Director General of SEC, Dr. Abdul Zubair stated this when Executive of Finance Correspondents Association of Nigeria (FICAN) Abuja Chapter visited him recently. Zubair commended […]

SEC, IST Partner To Curb Market Infractions

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has expressed readiness to partner with relevant bodies in its quest to ensure zero tolerance on infractions in Nigeria’s capital market and to ensure that perpetrators of fraudulent acts are brought to book. Acting Director General of SEC, Dr. Abdul Zubair stated this when the chairman and members of […]