The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) says 35 stockbroking firms have been expelled from the bourse.

Africa News 24 reports that exchange said in a notice published in Punch newspaper, that the decision was reached after a special meeting of its national council on December 13.

The exchange said the public should not deal with the expelled firms in relation to transactions on the exchange and that any investor who has a stockbroking account with the firm should transfer to any licensed firm that is a dealing member of the exchange.

Here is a full list of the 35 affected stockbroking firms:

  • Andruche Investments Plc
  • Angela Eccies Limited
  • Associated Trust Investment and Finance Limited
  • Beaver Securities Limited
  • Betraco Securities Limited
  • Cobal Ventures Limited
  • Financial Intermediaries Limited
  • Corporate Focus Securities Limited
  • GF Securities Limtied
  • IB Finance Limited
  • Intergrated Securities Limited
  • Integrated Ventures Nigeria Limited
  • Intercommerce and Consultant Limited
  • Investment and Capital Development Company Limited
  • Investment Trust Company Limited
  • Kamrash Securities Limited
  • Lakeside Asset Management Limited
  • M and F Investment and Securities Limited
  • Milestone Investment and Securities Limited
  • Millennium Investment Trust Limited
  • Moji Securities and Investment Nigeria Limited
  • Morgan Trust Asset Management Limited (formerly known as IMB Morgan Plc/IMB Securities Limited).
  • Multibank International Securities Limited
  • Nationwide Finance and International Securities Limited
  • Novelty Investment Limited
  • Optimus finance and securities Limited
  • Pabod Finance and Investment Company Limited
  • Pabofin Securities Limited
  • Path Securities and Investments Limited
  • Shiroro Finance Limited
  • Tassel Finance and Investment Limited
  • Unique Securities and Finance Services Limited
  • Upper Credit Securities and Investments Limited
  • WellsFargo Capital Limited
  • Westland Investment Limited.