NSE, i-Capital Africa partner to back upcoming exchange market

(Photo: Anteneh Aklilu)

The prominent human capital and financial sector consultancy firm, the i-Capital Africa Institute and one of the leading African Exchanges, Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) curve partnerships to back the upcoming capital market in Ethiopia.

(Photo: Anteneh Aklilu)

As per the agreement signed on Tuesday October 4, the two parties have decided to work jointly on providing; customized capacity development program, short-term training and certification programs, exposure based learning in Kenya and other African countries, advisory services and consultancies to organizations and groups who are interested to establish capital market intermediaries, and share experiences and support the efforts of Ethiopian government and project teams to build an effective capital market ecosystem.
The two parties have already organized a two day training that was held on Monday and Tuesday for professionals selected from different organizations, offered by senior experts of NSE, an exchange founded in 1954.
The training covers topics such as introduction to the financial ecosystem system, the ecosystem of the financial system, mandate, and compliance expectation, key institutions and roles in the stock market, operation process of different intermediaries, custody service and opportunities, and regulation: Legal aspects of securities, among others.