ASSESSMENT OF THE PERFORMANCE OF THE CAPITAL MARKET IN A DEREGULATED ECONOMY, THE NIGERIA EXPERIENCE 1986-2006

    CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION   1.1    BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The capital market is a financial market that provides facilities for mobilizing and dealings in long-term funds for economic growth and development. Wilkinson (2007) defines capital market as “any place or system where the requirements of business enterprises and public authorities or governments for […]

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AN EVALUATION OF THE ROLE OF THE NIGERIAN CAPITAL MARKET ON THE INDUSTRIALIZATION OF THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY: 2002 – 2008

CHAPTER ONE   INTRODUCTION 1.1   BACKGROUND OF THE SUDY         One of the cardinal economic objectives of the developing countries is to achieve high economic growth that will lead to rapid economic development and reduce poverty. Economic growth means a sustained increase in per capita national output or Net national product over a long period […]

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AN ANALYSIS OF CAPITAL MARKET AND THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY

AN ANALYSIS OF CAPITAL MARKET AND THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY ABSTRACT Most developing nations use its capital market to boost its economy as it helps the economy grow. The Nigerian capital market has its key instruments established in 1959 when measures to operationally it started. The Nigerian Securities and Exchange commission is the Apex regulatory authority […]

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