• Osibanjo, CIS, CBN ex-govs to chart path to capital market, economy growth

    Osibanjo, CIS, CBN ex-govs to chart path to capital market, economy growth

    Piqued by the negative impacts of the on-going economic recession on the activities in the Nigerian Capital Market, seasoned technocrats, stockbrokers and top government functionaries are set to converge at the 9th edition of Investiture of the President of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) to discuss the way forward.

    The Investiture, which is slated for September 28, 2016, would enable the institute’s President and Chairman of the Governing Council, Oluwaseyi Abe, to receive the staff of authority.

    With the theme: ‘Growth, […]

  • Economy can’t thrive without virile capital market, says Obasanjo

    Economy can’t thrive without virile capital market, says Obasanjo

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said the country’s economy cannot thrive without a strong and virile capital market.

    He stressed the need for the Federal Government to source medium and long-term funds from the nation’s capital market to execute capital projects.

    Obasanjo said that the capital market had always been a platform where individuals could undertake capital formation, while corporate organisations and governments at all levels could mobilise medium and long-term funds for development projects.

    He said these in a closed-door meeting with […]