Monday, December 31, 2019 06:45PM / 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 2018
Table 1: Analysis of Transactions for the Period Ended 30 November 2018
All figures are in N’ Billions
Domestic vs. Foreign 2018
Total transactions at the nation’s bourse increased by 23.28% from N121.45 billion recorded in October 2018 to N149.72 billion (about $488.8 million)4 in November 20185 . The cumulative transactions from January to November increased by 10.48% from N2.062 trillion recorded in 2017 to N2.278 trillion in 2018.
Foreign investors outperformed Domestic investors by 12.70% in November 2018. Total foreign transactions increased marginally by 1.05% from N83.48 billion in October to N84.36 billion in November 2018. The foreign outflows increased by 15.78% from N42.66 billion to N49.39 billion with an inverse reduction in foreign inflows which reduced by 16.72% from N40.82 billion to N34.97 billion over the same period.
The total domestic transactions increased by 72.13% from N37.97 billion in October 2018 to N65.36 billion in November 2018.