The Nigerian Exchange Ltd (NGX) is set to host the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, at the inaugural Nigerian capital market conference slated for Nov. 30.
The Chairman of the NGX, Mr Abubakar Mahmoud, disclosed in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Lagos.
Mahmoud said that the theme of the conference is : “The Future Ready Capital Market: Innovating for Nigeria’s Sustainable Recovery.”
He said the conference would bring together all stakeholders to share insights and broaden the thinking needed for greater capital flows through innovative sources of financing.
The chairman said participants expected at the conference are policymakers, government, financial experts, business leaders, investors, international development partners, regulators and other market stakeholders,
He said the conference has become imperartive because Nigerian capital market occupies a critical position in the economic growth and development of Nigeria and Africa.
“Following the successful demutualisation of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), which saw NSE transition to Nigerian Exchange Group Plc with three wholly owned subsidiaries, NGX, NGX Regulation Ltd, and NGX Real Estate Ltd.
“NGX is well-positioned, as a more agile and responsive exchange, to chart the course for the next phase of growth.