and Exchange Commission (SEC) has suspended Cashcraft Asset Management Limited, its
Directors and Sponsored Individuals from all capital market activities.
|SEC DG, Oteh|
the capital market said the company and its promoters are suspended “as a
result of the company’s violation of Section 155 of the ISA 2007 in its
management of Anchor and Bedrock Unit Trust Scheme.”
provisions of the ISA as follows:
Co-mingling of Funds’ assets with its own
Violation of the Funds’ Trust Deed and Asset Allocation Policy
Failure to file the requisite returns to the Commission
Failure to maintain the relevant records/books for the Funds
Failure to facilitate the auditing of the Funds’ accounts and
consequently hold an AGM
Operator failed/refused to comply with the Commission’s directive to transfer
the management of the Fund to another Fund Manager.
company, its Directors and Sponsored Individuals shall remain suspended until
they are cleared by the Commission.”
of the company include Otunba J.A Ogunfunwa, who is the chairman of the board,
Deola Ireyemi, excutive vice chairman, Anthony Ikpea, Managing director and
Alhaji Idris Muhammed Idris, director.
is a dealing member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange and the company was incorporated
in 1991 as broker, dealer, issuing house and fund managers.
company operates from 22 locations across the country, with an authorized capital
of N3 billion and shareholders’ funds of about N1.5 billion.