Experts to dissect COVID-19 impacts on oil & gas sector

Experts to dissect COVID-19 impacts on oil & gas sector

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) will host an Oil and Gas sector webinar on Tuesday, 20 October 2020.   With the theme, Perspectives of Operators and Industry Experts Post-COVID-19, the webinar will bring together key players across the entire oil and gas value chain to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the sector as well as its reactions to global trends, government policies, funding dynamics, key challenges and potential shifts. According to a press statement for the management of the bourse on Wednesday, interested participants can register to attend at  http://bit.ly/nse-oilandgas-webinar. The statement…

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NSE records 60% domestic transactions as expatriates shun market

NSE completes demutualisation but the work has just begun

Domestic investors are responsible for the lion share of total transactions at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) following exodus of foreign investors from the market. According to Oscar Onyema, the Chief Executive Officer of the NSE, from its hitherto low performance, local investors’ participation in the stock market has increased to 60 per cent of total activities. Onyema, disclosed this on Wednesday at a webinar, with the theme, ‘Capital markets in a pandemic’. He said, “During the lockdown, we kept the capital market opened. We immediately activated business continuity plans…

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