The Securities and Exchange Commission, has urged for collaboration with the Standards Organisation of Nigeria by advocating for speedy approval and publication of standards relevant to the commodities trading ecosystem.
Equities market closed today on a negative note, as NSEASI depreciated by -0.26% to close at 35,056.82 basis points as against +0.30% appreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at +30.60%.
Zenith Bank Plc has emerged as Bank of the Year in Nigeria in The Banker's Bank of the Year Awards 2020. This is coming on the heels of the awards as the Most Valuable Banking Brand in Nigeria and the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital by The Banker won earlier in the year.
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has announced the commencement of the implementation of the New Visa Policy (NVP) 2020 and new visa fees with effect from 1 October 2020 sequel to the approval of the Honourable Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola.
On market development, regulation and investors protection, the Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that it shall henceforth discontinue the practice of issuing prior approval or no objection for Audited Accounts of Collective Investment Schemes.
The Central Bank of Nigeria Financial Inclusion Secretariat with key experts in the Noninterest Finance Markets, hosted a webinar on closing the Financial Inclusion Gaps workshop series which explores "Leveraging Non-Interest Finance for Financial Inclusion".