Investment and Securities Act 2007

About the Investment and Securities Act 2007

The Investment and Securities Act is a Nigerian Law that provides a set of new market infrastructures and wide-ranging system for the regulation of investment and securities business in Nigeria.

Some key provisions

  • Repeals the Investment and Securities Act 1999
  • Establishes the Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Regulations on Mergers, Acquisitions, Take-Overs, and Collective Investment Schemes
  • Registration and regulation of Capital Market Operators
  • Registration and regulation of securities
  • Control and regulation of IPOs

You can read the full provisions of the law here – The Investment and Securities Act 2007

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