Monthly Archives: November 2015

SEC to Apply N100 fee on e-Dividend Mandate Form WEF February 2016

By Peter OBIORA InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has said it will apply a N100 fee for the completion of the e-Dividend Mandate form for investors who… Read more »

IOSCO, CPMI Unveils Report on Assessment of Responsibilities for PFMI Authorities

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) on Monday unveiled its report on assessment and review of the… Read more »

DNMEYER Names Kayode Okuwa as New Managing Director

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-Paint producer, DN Meyer Plc said on Monday it has appointed Kayode Okuwa as its new managing director (MD) following a meeting and approval by its board… Read more »

Citadel Registrars Plan Merger with GTL Registrars

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)- GTL Registrars Limited said on Monday it is planning to merge with Citadel Registrars Limited, the company said in an issuers announcement to the Nigerian Stock… Read more »

SEC Says Over 85% of Share Certificates Dematerialised

By Peter OBIORA InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) last Saturday said over 85 percent of share certificates in the Nigerian Capital Market (NCM) has been dematerialised. Mounir… Read more »

Reaping the Benefits of Financial Integration: What Is To Be Done?

November 30, 2015/IMF By Mitsuhiro Furusawa Deputy Managing Director IMF IMF-Stock Exchange of Thailand International Capital Markets Conference, Bangkok, Thailand Good morning distinguished guests and participants.   I am pleased… Read more »

CBN Says No Bank is in Distress

November 26, 2015/CBN The attention of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been drawn to a fictitious online publication purporting that some deposit money banks in Nigeria are “experiencing… Read more »

Senate confirms Kuru, Danbatta as AMCON, NCC bosses

November 27, 2015/Punch The Senate on Thursday confirmed the nomination of Ahmed Kuru and Umaru Danbatta for appointment as the Managing Director of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria as… Read more »

Union Bank Names Cyril Odu New Chairman

November 26, 2015/UBN Plc Union Bank of Nigeria Plc has appointed Mr. Cyril Odu as Chairman of the Board of Directors following the resignation of previous Chairman, Senator Udoma Udo… Read more »

OPAN Launches, Urged to Practice Robust Journalism as Google, Obaigbena, 6 State Governments, Others Endorse

By InverstAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Online Publishers Association of Nigeria (OPAN) on Thursday did its formal launching ceremony as world’s number one search engine firm, Google,  Nduka Obaigbena, Publisher of Nigeria’s… Read more »