Tuesday, January 19, 2016 10.15 AM/ NSE
On a monthly basis, The Nigerian Stock Exchange polls trading figures from major custodians and market operators on their foreign portfolio investments (FPI). The table below shows an analysis of transactions on The Exchange at the end of December 2015.
Table 1: Analysis of Transactions for the Period Ended 31 December 2015
Domestic vs. Foreign 2015
Total transactions at the nation’s bourse decreased by 41.72% from N189.72 billion recorded in January to N110.56 billion (about $0.56 billion) in December 2015. This represents a decrease of 13.49% from N127.8 billion recorded in November.
Total foreign transactions decreased by 33.39% from N1,538.92 billion recorded at the end of 2014 to N1,025.07billion at the end of 2015 while total domestic transactions decreased by 22.53% from N1,136.63 billion recorded at the end of 2014 to N880.56 billion recorded at the end of 2015.