Investing in US-listed stocks from Nigeria with Richmond Bassey

In Episode #90 of the Unlocking Africa podcast, Terser Adamu talks to Richmond Bassey, who is the CEO and founder of Nigeria-based Bamboo, an investment platform that allows its users to invest in US-listed stocks.

The podcast covers the following topics:

  • The way Bamboo assists Africans in building long-term wealth by investing in US stocks.
  • The challenges encountered during the initial stages of creating the platform and introducing US capital markets to Africans.
  • Insights from the experience when the Central Bank of Nigeria froze Bamboo’s bank accounts in 2021.
  • An overview of Bamboo’s strategy in developing both B2B and B2C sales channels, and the advantages this brings despite its complexity.
  • And much more!

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