AFEX begins operations in Nigeria with a focus on developing a workable warehouse receipts system.
AFEX secures a license from the Securities and Exchange Commission to be the first private sector-led commodity exchange in Nigeria.
We launch the grain bank and Commodity Exchange project with West Africa Food Market (WAFM) targeting 100,000 farmers.
Our trading platform, powered by Nasdaq, is launched and we commence the distribution of our weekly commodities price data.
We pilot the flagship #CodeCashCrop event, driving interactions around technology, finance, and agriculture.
We introduce Nigeria's first ever commodities index - the AFEX Commodities Index (ACI) tracking the changes in price for key agricultural commodities.
We launch ComX, our digital platform for trading and investing in commodities, reaching 5000 users in 2 months.
We announce the first Asset-Backed Commercial Paper listed on an Exchange in Africa.
We officially launch AFEX Fair Trade Kenya as part of our expansion plans into Africa to build an inclusive and sustainable market.
AFEX Fair Trade Uganda is officially launched as a continuation of our expansion plans into Africa
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