SEC Proposed Rules on crowdfunding
The Legality of the SEC Proposed Rules on Crowdfunding in Nigeria Overview In a move to regulate crowdfunding in Nigeria, the Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in March 2020, […]
Guidance on Virtual Management Meetings
Overview of the Nigerian Stock Exchange’s Guidance on the Conduct of Virtual Board, Committee and Management Meetings On 15 April 2020, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) released the Guidance on […]
State and Regulatory Responses to COVID-19 in Nigeria
1. Introduction In Nigeria, federal and state governments are taking proactive steps to curtail the spread of coronavirus throughout the country. As the country experiences a steady increase in the […]
Nigeria SEC issues amendment to its rules on derivatives market and trading in Nigeria
1. Introduction The Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has decided to develop a derivatives trading market in Nigeria. To this end, the SEC issued an amendment to its Rules […]
understanding the framework for the issue of commercial papers in Nigeria
1. Introduction Companies looking to raise working or project capital may do so by issuing equity or debt securities. Debt securities are financial instruments which represent that a debt has […]