The impact of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act, 2010 (“the Act”) on indigenous participants in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry, and on the larger economy especially, remains dismal when compared to the size of the entire oil and gas industry itself.
Equities market closed today on a positive note, as NSEASI appreciated by 3.07% to close at 31,145.15 points as against 2.88% appreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at -0.91%.
SEDCO Capital, a leading global asset manager, has partnered with the CFA Institute to provide a best-practice case study on its fully Shariah-compliant Prudent Ethical Investment (PEI) strategy for a new report on environmental, social and governance (ESG) integration in equity and fixed-income investments.
In 2016, Proshare commenced the release of “The Nigerian Online Trade Ranking Report” – a survey-backed report providing a holistic ranking of online trading platforms in the Nigerian Financial Market based on the following criteria: Technology, Accessibility, Service, Fees & Benefits.
Recognizing the power of financial technology (FinTech) to create breakthrough solutions that support and scale quality financial services, Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) is holding an open competition for FinTech innovators to showcase solutions that target low-income populations within the following seven themes: gender, youth, ageing, forcibly displaced persons, de-risking, regulatory technology/supervisory technology (RegTech/SupTech) and Inclusive Green Finance.