Leading investment service provider on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), on Friday, released its nine months earnings report for the period ended September 30, 2016, with top and bottom lines pointing northward, defying headwinds in the nation’s economy.
This performance is a continuation of solid quarterly numbers revealed by the company since the beginning of the current financial year, attributed to the commitment of the company’s management to deliver value for clients and shareholders by remaining active in its core operational areas of investment banking, trustee, asset management and securities trading. These were backed by aggressive product innovation and marketing, driven by robust technology. In this way, United Capital has been able to deliver satisfactory services in an efficient manner, while ensuring cost management that has helped boost profitability.
A combination of excellent services offered to stakeholders and strong investment drive, as well as its understanding and exposure to the nation’s financial market have supported the performance ratios of this result, as well as those of previous quarters and years.
The company’s outstanding performance since becoming listed in 2013 has supported consistent dividend payment to the delight of shareholders that has in turn supported its price on the exchange.