Okiemute Akpomudje

PhD student

Research Overview

Research is on legal reforms for the Nigerian Capital Market. Analysing, discussing, and identifying some key rules that affect capital market transactions. Furthermore, the thesis identifies loopholes, insufficiency or lack thereof of some sacrosanct rules with its focal market been the Nigerian Capital Market. Finally, the thesis suggests some likely solutions that will be feasible to the Nigerian Capital Market. In making suggestions this thesis carries out a comparative analysis with other countries laws and how they tackled such problems.

The thesis deals with concepts such as 'The theory of an efficient capital market', 'Insider trading' & 'Legal transpants' amongst others.