The Association of Asset Custodians, “AACN” is the umbrella body for Nigerian custodian banks.
Our members provide investor services and custodial services such as asset safe keeping, corporate actions etc to foreign and domestic institutional investors.
Our clients include Global Custodians, Fund Managers, international Broker/Dealers and domestic and foreign institutional investors such as pension funds, Insurance companies, collective investment schemes (Mutual Funds), etc.
Our Association is fully committed to championing positive market reforms, driving efficiency and initiating advocacy at all key market touchpoints. We promote the highest standards of transparency, efficiency and accuracy within our market in general and amongst our members in particular.
We are equally committed to the development of our market both in terms of breadth and depth and therefore engage in advocacy and market development including client conferences such as our annual flagship Nigeria Investor Conference held in London, UK.
Our Association is represented on most Sub-Committees of the Capital Market Committee of the Securities and Exchange Commission, “SEC”.
In addition, AACN has been a key part of past and ongoing market reform initiatives such as:-