NSE Market Data Workshop 2016
The Nigerian Stock Exchange hosted its maiden market data workshop last Tuesday, 18 October, 2016 at the Civic Center Victoria Island Lagos. The workshop was organized to create more awareness on the critical role of market data in making sound investment decisions both on the buy and sell sides.
In attendance at the event included investors, exchanges, regulators, students, government agencies, dealing members, researchers, telecommunication companies and professionals from different walks of life. Throughout the workshop, participants were provided with sufficient knowledge about exploiting NSE market data for smart investment decisions.
Amongst other things, the Nigerian Stock Exchange urged attendees to leverage on mobile technologies to keep market data at their fingertips as well as carry out transactions while on the go.
InfoWARE who was a key sponsor and speaker at the event demonstrated its commitment to continually provide real time and relevant market data as well as top of the class technologies that empower individuals and institutions make the best investment decisions that would result in increased revenue. The need to move from simply ‘buying when everybody is buying’ and ‘selling when everybody is selling’ to actually having deep market insight that result in profit through leveraging on actionable data was emphasized.
Speaking on mobility being the future, the InfoWARE Finance Mobile App helps to accomplish this. From real time industry news to market watches and mobile trade, the InfoWARE finance app supports it all. This mobile app is available for free download across all platforms (Android, IOS, Blackberry, and Windows)
InfoWARE showcased a variety of its products at the event, chief of which was the InfoWARE Market Data Terminal. The InfoWARE Market Data Terminal is a Bloomberg/Thompson Reuters compete with real time data and advanced analytics helping investors make excellent decisions. Other products showcased at the event were the ProTrader, Finance portal and InfoWARE Global Investment suites. All of which are geared towards providing not only relevant market data but also enhancing the trading experience across multiple asset classes on the Nigerian Stock Exchange as well as other pan African exchanges through infrastructure and software that would provide greater exposure for both local and foreign players.