Alpha Morgan Capital Advisory Partner Limited has been licenced by the Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) to perform Issuing House functions in the Nigerian capital market.
SEC, in the letter, granted licence to the company to carry out Issuing House activities.
“The Investment banking license is coming at a time when the capital market needs innovation to deepen it and make it an enabler of economic development”, said Ade Buraimo, Group Managing Director of Alpha Morgan Capital.
“I am confident that with the variety and depth of skills, experience and commitment possessed by Alpha Morgan Capital, the Nigerian Capital market is set to witness a positive revolution,” said Ade Buraimo. He expressed the Group’s satisfaction over the licensing which has made Alpha Morgan a full-fetched Investment Banking Institution engaging in Wealth Management, Portfolio and Funds Management, Issuing House, Financial advisory and Underwriting etc
The Group Managing Director, Ade Buraimo also announced the appointment of George Imade as the Managing Director of Alpha Morgan Capital Advisory Partners Limited.
George Imade has over 2 decades of Investment Banking experience which include Debt and Equity Capital Raising. Prior to his appointment, Imade was Executive Director Investment Banking in the Alpha Morgan Group and Associate Director at Planet Capital. He was formerly the Ag. Managing Director of Wema Asset Management Limited and also worked in the Capital Markets Group of Afribank International Limited (Merchant Bankers), Investment Banking Group of Diamond Bank Plc and Oceanic Capital Company Limited.
George Imade has Master’s degrees in Business Administration and Managerial Psychology from the University of Benin and University of Ibadan respectively. He is an Associate of Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers (ACIS) and a registered capital market operator with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).Imade is also a Dealing Clerk of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Mr. Imade has attended a number of developmental courses within and outside the country including Euro Money Training on Securitisation, Corporate Finance, amongst others.
Alpha Morgan Capital Advisory Partners is a member of Alpha Morgan Capital. A duly registered Funds/Portfolio Managers since 2012 and won various awards including LOCI “Emerging Investment Banking Institution in 2016”, An Innovation Award of Financial Services Excellence in Asset Management, Securities Trading & Investment Banking from the Institute for Government Research Leadership Technology (IGRLT), Abuja in 2016, The Alpha Morgan Group was also listed as one of the four investment banking institutions to watch in 2016, by Business Day, West Africa’s leading financial media powerhouse and also as the Most Innovative Investment Banking Institution in 2017