Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, Nigeria’s foremost end-to-end
financial solutions provider, has reaffirmed its commitment to the growth of
the Nigerian debt capital markets.
Dr. Demola Sogunle, Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC,
disclosed this at the Bonds, Loans and Sukuk Nigeria Conference which held at
the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Dr. Sogunle noted that the Stanbic IBTC group was constantly
driving innovation to encourage growth and development in the markets.
The Stanbic IBTC Chief Executive added that the organization
would continue to facilitate value added engagement between market participants
to further increase understanding of the initiatives required to grow the debt
capital markets in the country.
In 2019, Stanbic IBTC won several awards such as the Best
Foreign Investment Bank, Best Debt House, Best Equity House and Best Loan House
in Nigeria at the EMEA finance African Banking Awards. Stanbic IBTC was also
awarded as Africa’s Best Investment Bank at the Euromoney 2019 Awards of
Excellence. The Association of Issuing Houses Nigeria also recognized Stanbic
IBTC as the Best Investment Bank and Commercial Paper House.
According to Dr. Sogunle, these achievements are a demonstration
of the organization’s position as a leading, end-to-end, financial services
provider in Nigeria.
While speaking on how the Nigerian debt capital markets fared
in 2019, he said that capital markets activities were at …read more