Friday May 21 2021 / 07:00
PM / by NASD Plc/ Header Image Credit: NASD Plc
The 27th Annual General Meeting of Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS) Plc (SDCSCSPLC) was held on Tuesday the 18th of May 2021,10am at Radisson Blu Hotel, Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos State.
Seven Ordinary and a Special Business Matters were transacted amongst which was the approval of a dividend of N1.17k for every ordinary share held to shareholders whose name are registered in the register of members at the close of business on the 10th day of May 2021.
Shareholders were represented by the proxies following the restriction on public gathering to ensure public health and safety.
The AGM ended by 10:50am.
NASD OTC Securities Exchange Market closed on a positive note YTD as the market recorded an increase in performance. NASD Security Index Year to date returns increased by 4.28%. Total volume traded Year-to-Date stands at 331,286,830 units in 1640 deals and total Value traded is â‚¦7,109,613,672.
Week 20 Overview
NASD OTC Securities Exchange Index closed the week with a Positive return on NSI. The NSI return increased by 0.65% to close the week at 773.39 points against 768.42 on Friday May 14, 2021.
In addition, Week 20 saw NASD Investors gain N3.54 Billion in value. NASD OTC Market capitalization closed at N549.74 Billion compared to N546.2 Billion on Friday, May 14, 2021, resulting from a Positive movement in prices.
There was an 8.90% increase in the total value traded during the week, as week 20 saw NASD Investors trade a total of N727,345,813 in value compared to N667,886,472 in the previous week. Total trade activity for the year is valued at N 7,109,613,672.
Total volume traded during the week was 33,678,532 units compared to 71,915,978 units in the previous week leading to a 53.17% decrease in trade volume compared to week 19. Total volume traded for the year is 331,286,830 units.
Top Traded Securities by Volume
The week closed with Nigerian Exchange Group PLC ranking top among the five most traded securities by volume and FrieslandCampina Wamco PLC as the fifth most traded stock by volume traded in the week.
Top Traded Securities by Values
The week closed with Nigerian Exchange Group PLC ranking top among the five most traded securities by value and Air Liquide PLC stood as the fifth most traded Security by value for the week.
Advancers for the Week
Nigerian Exchange Group PLC, which currently holds a Market Capitalization of N44.49 Billion closed the week at N23.42 representing a 5.25 percent increase from the previous close of N22.25.
FrieslandCampina Wamco PLC, which currently holds a Market Capitalization of N130.71 Billion closed the week at N133.88 representing a 2.98 percent increase from the previous close of N130.00.
Decliners for the Week
Central Securities and Clearing System PLC, which currently holds a Market Capitalization of N88.00 Billion closed the week at N17.60 representing a 0.28 percent decrease from the previous close of N17.65.