By G9ija

The Nigerian Stock Exchange has said it will hold its annual 2020 Market Recap and 2021 Outlook next week.

According to a statement from the Exchange, in light of the current protocols around the COVID-19 pandemic, the event will hold virtually and is open to members of the stockbroking community, analysts, regulators, media and other stakeholders in the capital market.

It said the Chief Executive Officer, NSE, Mr. Oscar Onyema, supported by members of the executive committee, would give a presentation covering: global capital market review, particularly the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

The statement said the review of the performance of the Exchange would cover product performance (equities, fixed income and Exchange Traded Products).

It said, “The NSE’s strategic performance across business development (listings, index launch, strategic projects etc.); market initiatives (business partnerships, innovation, advocacy and more); and corporate citizenship development (ESG related efforts).

“The event will also feature a special presentation from Managing Director, Chief Economist, Africa and Middle East, Global Research, Standard Chartered Bank, Ms Razia Khan, on the prognosis for 2021 – local and international market postulations, capital market projections, and more.”