Thursday, January 4, 2018 /12:14 PM / NSE
On a monthly basis, The Nigerian Stock Exchange polls trading figures from major custodians and market operators on their Foreign Portfolio Investment (FPI) flows.
The table below shows an analysis of transactions on The Exchange as at the end of November 2017.
Domestic vs. Foreign 2017
Total transactions at the nation’s bourse significantly increased by 117.88% from N127.82 billion recorded in October 2017 to N278.49 billion (about $0.91 billion) in November 2017. The aggregate value of transactions from January to November 2017 increased by 95.45% from N1.055 trillion recorded in 2016 to N2.062 trillion in 2017
Foreign investors outperformed domestic investors by 7.8%. Total foreign transactions increased significantly by 121.91% from N67.64 billion recorded in October 2017 to N150.10 billion in November 2017. Total domestic transactions increased by 113.34% from N60.18 billion to N128.39 billion within the same period.
Foreign inflows increased by 129.93% from N39.56 billion in October 2017 to N90.96 billion in November 2017. Foreign outflows also increased by 110.61% from N28.08 billion in October 2017 to N59.14 billion in November 2017.