Neveah Limited, a leading commodity trading company essentially dealing in the export of solid minerals and agricultural products, is pleased to announce the redemption of its obligation of the N2.04 billion Series 13 commercial paper notes issued in July 2023.

Neveah’s transformation since incorporation in 2014 has been marked by the superlative progress as revenue has grown by 445% between 2019 and presentday – Q3 2023, as well as the expansion of its offerings from a small commodity trading operation to a full-fledged food and agri business encompassing semi-finished and consumer goods, commodities trading as well as logistics. This exceptional growth facilitated the successful registrationof a N20 billion Commercial Paper Programme in April 2023, shortly after which the company raised N2.04billion via its Series 13 Commercial Paper Issuance to meet working capital requirements.

Mr. Ibidapo Lawal, the Chief Executive Officer of Neveah, stated, "Our objective is to be the foremost export company for solid minerals and agricultural products in Nigeria. This issuance will assist us in meeting our working capital requirements and further strengthening our capacity torealize our objectives. We extend our appreciation to all the parties involved in making this a success."

The Managing Director, Investment Banking at United Capital Plc, Dr. Gbadebo

Adenrele stated that:“United Capital Plc is excited to have taken on the role of Lead

Arranger in supporting Neveah Limited throughout its successful capital-raising and the settlement of N2.04billion, which covers Series 13 of its N20 billion Commercial Paper

Issuance Program. This accomplishment reflects the company's dedication to realizing its strategic growth objectives, and we will persist in leveraging our extensive expertise and skills to facilitate Neveah and other small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in accessing the capital markets for funding their growth and expansion strategies."

Neveah was awarded a long-term rating of BBB+ by DataPro Limited and Bbb- by Agusto & Co which reflects Neveah’s good credit quality and adequate capacity for timely payment of financial commitments. In addition, the rating shows fair financial strength, operating performance, and business profile when compared to the standard established by the rating agency.

Neveah Limited aims to continually improve its business processes, thereby delivering value to stakeholders both internally and externally. Neveah’s major markets are in Europe, North America and Asia, company was recently awarded the 18th fastest growing company in Africa by Financial Times UK. 



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