In a bid to position itself as a financial services Group that caters to the needs of its varying clientele, United Capital Plc Group has achieved an outstanding feat with two of its subsidiaries, United Capital Asset Management and United Capital Securities Limited.
Over the weekend, the United Capital Asset Management and United Capital Securities Limited won the “Money Market Fund of the Year” and “2018 Pearl Stockbroking Firm of the Year “award at the BusinessDay Banking and Financial Institutions (BAFI) awards and The Pearl Awards Nigeria respectively.
From the organizers of the BusinessDay Banking and Financial Institutions (BAFI) awards, United Capital Money Market Fund bagged the award due to its impressive return and growth during the year. It posted high return to subscribers and outperformed its benchmark during the period. In addition to timely and consistent dividend payments, the Net Asset Value of the Fund improved significantly during the year, as a result of its team of highly experienced fund managers. While United Capital Securities emerged “The Stockbroking Firm of the Year” at The Pearl award was also in recognition of firm’s operational growth performance both in volume and value transactions between 2017 and 2018.
According to the Group Chief Executive Officer, United Capital Plc, Peter Asade we are delighted to be recipients of the BusinessDay Banking and Financial Institutions (BAFI) award as well as Pearl Awards. These recognitions come at a time when the organization is making changes to position the group as an innovative leader in the investment banking industry in the country.
“With the recent launch and investment in our customer centered digital platform, Investnow.ng, these awards underscore the level and depth of dedication of the United Capital team to advancing the financial services industry, as well as our unshakeable resolve to offer even more value to our esteemed clients”. he said.
The InvestNow app is available for download on the android app store to anyone looking to invest and trade funds. It can also be accessed online via investnow.ng.
About United Capital Plc
United Capital is an integrated financial services group operating in four core business areas: Investment Banking; Asset Management; Trustee Services; and Securities Brokerage Services. United Capital has a track record of assisting African governments, individuals and corporate citizens achieve their strategic objectives throughout the market cycle, with a robust suite of financial and investment banking service offerings.