Africa Prudential Registrars Plc (APR), one of the leading registrars in Nigeria, today hosted its maiden Investors’ Forum themed “Building a stronger and more vibrant capital market; the Role of Registrar” highlighting the importance of delivering a customer-focused, technologically driven service for corporations.
The Investors’ Forum is taking place following the launch of her e-Registrar Solutions (eRS), the first of its kind in the share registration business in Nigeria, and a marked departure from conventional share registration practices. The solutions which now form the benchmark for e-Share registration services across West Africa are designed to allow access to personalized information anytime, anywhere, via a secure portal. The eRS is a selection of innovate share registration portals, including SharePortal designed for shareholders; ClientHall for Client Companies; BrokerOnline for Stockbroking firms; and RightOnline for processing of Right Issues. Each of the portals boast of unique time and cost-saving features.
The forum, which included attendees from businesses across Nigeria, along with the launch of the e-Registrar portals are driving a change within the industry to become best-in-class across Africa.
Speaking at the event Mr. Peter Ashade, Managing Director/CEO of Africa Prudential Registrars Plc commented, “we consistently engage in research and development as a tool to strengthening and improving the market. While reinforcing the high relevance of registrars in the growth aspirations of the Nigerian capital market here today, we witness the emergence of the long-awaited paradigm shift in registrars business by the introduction of eRS for virtual service delivery to market stakeholders.”
The company is a leader in the industry, bringing technology into the standard share registration model. Currently, APR Plc manages 47 client-registers, made up of over 3 million shareholders. With over four decades of share registration experience in the Nigerian capital market, APR is the first and only registrar firm listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Mr. Peter Ashade, Managing Director/CEO, Africa Prudential Registrars Plc addressing the media at the companys maiden Investors Forum held recently.
From left: Mr. Peter Elumelu (Non-Executive Director), Mr. Peter Ashade (Managing Director/CEO), Chief (Mrs.) Eniola Fadayomi (Chairman), all of Africa Prudential Registrars Plc at the company’s maiden Investors’ Forum held recently; with them, Mrs. Toyin Sanni (Group CEO, UBA Capital Plc) and Mr. Haruna Jalo-Waziri (ED Business Development, Nigerian Stock Exchange).
Africa Prudential Registrars Plc hosts maiden Investors’ Forum. Panel of discussants from top-left: Dr. David Ogog (Registrar, Institute of Capital Market Registrars), Mr. Henry Olayemi (MD/CEO, Reward Investments Ltd), Dr. Umar Faruk (President, Association for Advancement of Rights of Nigerian Shareholders), Mr. Bola Ajomale (MD/CEO, NASD), and Mr. Haruna Jalo-Waziri (ED Business Development, Nigerian Stock Exchange).
Middle: Mr. Peter Ashade, Managing Director/CEO, Africa Prudential Registrars Plc (APR) with Mrs. Toyin Sanni, Group CEO, UBA Capital Plc (left) and Mr. Haruna Jalo-Waziri, ED Business Development, Nigerian Stock Exchange at APR’s maiden Investors’ Forum held recently in Lagos.
A cross section of Capital Market stakeholders at the Investors’ Forum hosted by Africa Prudential Registrars Plc, recently.
From left: Mr. Peter Ashade (Managing Director/CEO), and Chief (Mrs.) Eniola Fadayomi (Chairman), both of Africa Prudential Registrars Plc discussing with Mrs. Toyin Sanni (Group MD, UBA Capital Plc) when the former held its maiden Investors’ Forum recently in Lagos.
Africa Prudential Registrars Plc hosts maiden Investors’ Forum. Panel of discussants speaking from right; Mr. Bola Ajomale (MD/CEO, NASD) and Dr. Umar Faruk (President, Association for Advancement of Rights of Nigerian Shareholders).