Access Bank Plc has been declared bank with the lowest non-performing loans on the Nigerian Stock Exchange in 2018.
Abdul Imoyo, Head (Media Relations) Access Bank Plc (Left) receiving the award from Journalist, Janet Mba-Afolabi at the event.
The announcement came at the just concluded annual Workshop of the Capital Market Correspondents Association of Nigeria (CAMCAN) which came up on Saturday in Lagos.
At a colorful ceremony held in Lagos, CAMCAN also honored Zenith Bank Plc, as the most Profitable Bank within the period under review while Nestle Nigeria Plc, Dangote Cement Plc, Transcorp Plc and FMDQ Securities Exchange were all commended for their resilience despite challenges witnessed in the economy in recent times.
In all, six firms were honored for their contributions to the development of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) in 2018 at the ceremony attended by representatives of the Securities And Exchange Commission (SEC), Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE), among others.
Transcorp Plc received the award of the most improved company (Conglomerates Sector) on the NSE in 2018 while Dangote Cement Plc got the most profitable company of the year 2018.
Nestle Nigeria Plc got the Most Profitable Company (Consumer Goods Sector) on the NSE in 2018. FMDQ Securities Exchange was honored for the Development of Nigeria’s Debt Capital Market