Who we are

Ranked as the topmost securities trading firm in Nigeria, CardinalStone Securities Limited (CSSL) is a wholly owned securities trading subsidiary of CardinalStone Partners Limited that offers an attractive bouquet of investment services to its clients. CSSL is a full-fledged dealing member of the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) and registered with the Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a broker/dealer. We are also registered with FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange as a dealing member and the NASD OTC Securities Exchange as a participating institution.

We service a diverse base of local and international clientele, providing them access to Equities, Fixed Income and International Currency products to meet their investment objectives.


To be the foremost non-bank securities trading firm of African origin offering research, corporate access, trade ideas with best execution.


Over the years at CardinalStone, considerable effort has gone into fostering an inviting, vibrant yet challenging work environment that ensures we are in alignment with our vision. The CardinalStone brand promise is captured in 8 key elements which when taken together, we call The CardinalStone Way:

Trust: We only promise what we can deliver, and deliver what we promise

Respect: We treat everyone with courtesy and dignity at all times

Leadership: We act as owners and hold each other accountable always

Organizational Structure: We create opportunities for our people to have dynamic careers

People: We invest in our people

Standards: We strive to maintain the highest standards in all we do

Meritocracy: We encourage and celebrate excellence, but challenge the ordinary

One Firm: We all work together towards our common goal