Nigeria: A mobile app is added to Investment One’s online investment platform Easytrade
A new app by stockbroking firm Investment One will allow Nigerians to trade stocks from their mobile devices.Investment One Stockbrokers International Limited has just launched a trading mobile application that will facilitate online stock trading.
The Easytrade app is an extension of the Easytrade platform (www.easytrade.ng), which has been adopted by numerous users since its launch last November.
The Managing Director
of Investment One Stockbrokers, Oluwole Awe, explained that clients will now be able to manage their stockbroking portfolios on mobile devices, tablets, laptops and desktop computers. "This investment in technology will facilitate ease of use and convenience, removing all hindrance and allowing users to take their stock purchase or sale decisions in the comfort of their homes, offices and on the go," Awe said.
The app will provide real time market data (including stock prices), as well as functionalities generally found on an online trading platform, such as technical analysis tools. It will also give clients access the firm’s research material.
The firm hopes that this innovation will help promote the participation of the emerging Nigerian middle class in the stock market.