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KCB in Deal to Boost Mortgages, Sends 30 Developers to BrazilNairobi — The Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Kenya has partnered with three compan
KCB in Deal to Boost Mortgages, Sends 30 Developers to Brazil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Nairobi — The Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Kenya has partnered with three companies to offer added value to the lender's mortgage customers, as it seeks to push up uptake of housing products. The bank said the partnership with Chloride Exide, East... Read more
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Asset Managers Not Doing Enough to Invest in Private SectorKampala — As interest rates on government debt reach historic highs, investors
Asset Managers Not Doing Enough to Invest in Private Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — As interest rates on government debt reach historic highs, investors in the country are scaling back on financing of the private sector. An expression often used to describe this is "crowding out the private sector". Mr Patrick Ocialap,... Read more
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NSE Investors' Stake Dropped By Sh123 Billion in JanuaryNairobi — The stake of investors at the Nairobi Securities Exchange dropped by
NSE Investors' Stake Dropped By Sh123 Billion in January
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nairobi — The stake of investors at the Nairobi Securities Exchange dropped by Sh123 billion in January 2016 according to latest data from the bourse. Latest data indicates that market capitalization in January 2016 stood at Sh1.926 trillion down... Read more
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Kenya, Tanzania Stock Markets Start On a Low, Investors Lose $1.2bnThe Kenyan and Tanzanian stockmarkets started the year on a low, as the bear ma
Kenya, Tanzania Stock Markets Start On a Low, Investors Lose $1.2bn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Kenyan and Tanzanian stockmarkets started the year on a low, as the bear market run continued, with investors losing a just over $1 billion in January. The Nairobi Securities Exchange All Share Index dropped by 6.6 per cent in January to close... Read more
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Up Close and Candid With Flame Tree Group CEO BangeraNairobi — In his other life, Heril Bangera, the CEO of Flame Tree Group, would
Up Close and Candid With Flame Tree Group CEO Bangera
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Nairobi — In his other life, Heril Bangera, the CEO of Flame Tree Group, would have been a rock star. In this life however, he prefers the CEO's hat. While undertaking his Mechanical Engineering studies at Bangalore University, the 44-year-old... Read more
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Analysts Predict Bullish Run for NSEAnalysts are painting buoyant prospects for the Nairobi Securities Exchange thi
Analysts Predict Bullish Run for NSE
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Analysts are painting buoyant prospects for the Nairobi Securities Exchange this year. The experts say news that the Federal Reserve will refrain from raising interest rates anytime soon has boosted risk appetite in emerging markets stock which... Read more
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NSE in Plans to Open Derivatives MarketLocal and foreign investors eyeing Kenya's derivatives market will, in the next
NSE in Plans to Open Derivatives Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Local and foreign investors eyeing Kenya's derivatives market will, in the next two months, have the chance to hedge currencies and stockmarkets prices. The current slow uptake is expected to change as members and brokers take part in the new... Read more
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Cross-Listed Stocks Could Cut Growth of BoursesEast Africa's stockmarkets are at the risk of the contagion effects of cross-li
Cross-Listed Stocks Could Cut Growth of Bourses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
East Africa's stockmarkets are at the risk of the contagion effects of cross-listed stocks that could to undermine their growth even as the process of capital markets integration in the region gathers steam. According to analysts, the region's... Read more
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Securities Bosses Talk Closer LinksKigali — The East African Securities Exchange Association (EASEA) wants to fast
Securities Bosses Talk Closer Links
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Kigali — The East African Securities Exchange Association (EASEA) wants to fast-track integration of their markets. "We need to speed up the integration process in order to create sustainable markets that are relevant enough to support the growth of... Read more
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Treasury Culls Budget Spending Amid Tough TimesThe Jubilee Government has moved to tame its expenditure on infrastructure in t
Treasury Culls Budget Spending Amid Tough Times
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The Jubilee Government has moved to tame its expenditure on infrastructure in the wake of tough economic times with next year's expenditure proposals showing just a marginal increase in public spending by only 1.6 per cent. While proposals by the... Read more
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Housing Sector and Queries On Source of CashThe shocking admission last week by the real estate industry that the housing s
Housing Sector and Queries On Source of Cash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The shocking admission last week by the real estate industry that the housing sector has finally been hit by a glut has raised fears about whether one of the country's four key drivers of economic growth is driven by demand as previously thought, or... Read more
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Ethiopia Okays Kenya-Listed Atlas's Glass Factory PlansNairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)-listed Atlas Development & Support Services (
Ethiopia Okays Kenya-Listed Atlas's Glass Factory Plans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)-listed Atlas Development & Support Services (ADSS) says it has acquired a licence to build a glass manufacturing plant in Ethiopia. The company, which is dual-listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE), said the... Read more
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Liberty Says 2015 Profit Hit By NSE SellListed insurer and wealth management firm Liberty Kenya Holdings Limited Friday
Liberty Says 2015 Profit Hit By NSE Sell
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Listed insurer and wealth management firm Liberty Kenya Holdings Limited Friday said its 2015 profit would be at least 25 per cent lower than the previous year. Liberty said its earnings in equities business have been hit by the bear run on Nairobi... Read more
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Ethiopia Land Deal Boon for Struggling AtlasAtlas Development & Support Services Limited, cross listed at the Nairobi and L
Ethiopia Land Deal Boon for Struggling Atlas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Atlas Development & Support Services Limited, cross listed at the Nairobi and London bourses, has been granted a 100-year land lease in Ethiopia to set up a bottling plant. This takes forward the company's plan to venture into the industrial space,... Read more
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Regional States Sign Joint Cargo Tracking AgreementBy Allan Odhiambo and James Kariuki Kampala — Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda have st
Regional States Sign Joint Cargo Tracking Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
By Allan Odhiambo and James Kariuki Kampala — Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda have struck a deal to jointly clear cargo at the Kilindini port and monitor consignments on transit on a single electronic platform. Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) commissioner... Read more
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Führender afrikanischer Finanzdienstleister Equity Bank wählt Entersekt zum Schutz seiner digitalen KanäleJOHANNESBURG, Südafrika--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Equity Bank hat sich zum stärkeren Sc
Führender afrikanischer Finanzdienstleister Equity Bank wählt Entersekt zum Schutz seiner digitalen Kanäle
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
JOHANNESBURG, Südafrika--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Equity Bank hat sich zum stärkeren Schutz seines Online-Bankings, mobilen Bankings und seiner Zahlungsverkehrsprodukte für Entersekts mobil-basierte Multi-Faktor-Authentifizierungsprodukte Transakt und... Read more
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East Africa Agrees to Fast-Track Unification of Stock ExchangesNakuru — East Africa has agreed to fast-track the unification of the four bours
East Africa Agrees to Fast-Track Unification of Stock Exchanges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Nakuru — East Africa has agreed to fast-track the unification of the four bourses via an online portal allowing cross-trading in securities. In a joint statement the East African Securities Association through the chairman Mr Pierre Celestone... Read more
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Six Banks Approved to Clear Derivative TradesThe Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) Wednesday signed up six banks to clear an
Six Banks Approved to Clear Derivative Trades
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) Wednesday signed up six banks to clear and settle deals in it's yet to be launched derivatives market. Barclays Bank, Co-operative Bank, CfC Stanbic, NIC Bank, Chase Bank and CBA Bank will perform the central... Read more
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We Must Look Beyond Liquidation to Help Commercial Banks in ProblemsThe Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya was in his element last week, when he
We Must Look Beyond Liquidation to Help Commercial Banks in Problems
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya was in his element last week, when he publicly declared that Imperial Bank was a much bigger scandal than Goldenberg and Anglo Leasing put together. Speaking in a tone of self-righteous indignation, the... Read more
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EAC Stock Markets Integration Delay Costing RegionDelays in the implementation of the East Africa Community (EAC) stock markets i
EAC Stock Markets Integration Delay Costing Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Delays in the implementation of the East Africa Community (EAC) stock markets integration project are costing the region development capital and should be expedited. Regional capital markets officials under the East Africa Stock Exchanges... Read more
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Kengen Share Trading Drop Despite High ProfitKenGen's share price is at a historic low despite a fourfold growth in net prof
Kengen Share Trading Drop Despite High Profit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
KenGen's share price is at a historic low despite a fourfold growth in net profits announced by the electricity producer in October last year. Data from the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) shows that the stock lost 16.79 per cent of its value at... Read more
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Flame Tree Continues Acquisition Spree With Suzzie Beauty DealNSE listed manufacturing group Flame Tree has signed a deal to acquire colour c
Flame Tree Continues Acquisition Spree With Suzzie Beauty Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
NSE listed manufacturing group Flame Tree has signed a deal to acquire colour cosmetic brand Suzzie Beauty at an undisclosed cost. The firm which listed in the Nairobi Securities Exchange in 2014 is seeking to build its stake in the Sh5.4 billion... Read more
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IPOs in 2016 Could Boost Turnover On UseFewer windfall trades and scarcity of new corporate finance transactions led to
IPOs in 2016 Could Boost Turnover On Use
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Fewer windfall trades and scarcity of new corporate finance transactions led to a 60 per cent drop in overall trading turnover recorded at the Uganda Securities Exchange last year, with the bourse posting Ush187.42 billion ($53.3 million) in equity... Read more
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Eveready Loss Burden Lightens in 2015Eveready East Africa cut its net losses by 56 per cent in the year ended Septem
Eveready Loss Burden Lightens in 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Eveready East Africa cut its net losses by 56 per cent in the year ended September 2015 but remained far from making profit for shareholders. The firm's Sh77.7 million loss in the period, down from Sh177.5 million the year before, is attributed... Read more
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Invest At NSE Now, Advises PinebridgeGlobal assets manager PineBridge Investments says the bear run at the Nairobi S
Invest At NSE Now, Advises Pinebridge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Global assets manager PineBridge Investments says the bear run at the Nairobi Securities Exchange offers a great investment opportunity. PineBridge Investments chief executive Jonathan Stichbury says the value of stocks will bounce back this year as... Read more
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Suppliers Seek State Help Over Logistics Firm's Sh400 Million Unpaid BillSuppliers of the loss making Atlas Development and Support Services Ltd want th
Suppliers Seek State Help Over Logistics Firm's Sh400 Million Unpaid Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Suppliers of the loss making Atlas Development and Support Services Ltd want the government to appoint independent auditors to probe the company's financial affairs. It has emerged that the firm, which mainly focuses on providing logistical support... Read more
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Why Firms Cannot Bank On 2016 to Get Handsome ProfitsCompanies in the country face the continued risk of shrinking profit margins th
Why Firms Cannot Bank On 2016 to Get Handsome Profits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Companies in the country face the continued risk of shrinking profit margins this year, according to analysts at SBG Securities. Earnings in 2016 may be depressed by high interest rates and a weak shilling, the analysts say. The elections slated for... Read more
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Plan to Link Regional Stockmarkets Still On but Kenya Remains UnsureEast African countries are moving closer to striking a deal on the controversia
Plan to Link Regional Stockmarkets Still On but Kenya Remains Unsure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
East African countries are moving closer to striking a deal on the controversial capital markets infrastructure project to link the four regional stockmarkets. Kenya had pulled out of the project, citing anomalies in the procurement of the... Read more
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Bear Run At Bourse Continues As Hopes for Better Second Half RiseThe bear run at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) continued into the first
Bear Run At Bourse Continues As Hopes for Better Second Half Rise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The bear run at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) continued into the first week of 2016 with all the three indexes closing the week with low numbers. The NSE 20 share index shed 2.5 per cent against the previous week's average while the Nairobi... Read more
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Fed Rate Change Causes Capital Flight in DarExpectations of another increase in rates by the US Federal Reserve has caused
Fed Rate Change Causes Capital Flight in Dar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Expectations of another increase in rates by the US Federal Reserve has caused uncertainty in Africa's stockmarkets with the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange expressing fears that investors are leaving to pursue better returns elsewhere. DSE executive... Read more
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Dar Bourse Self-Listing in Final Stages As Five IPOs Expected in 2016The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) plans for initial public offering (IPO)
Dar Bourse Self-Listing in Final Stages As Five IPOs Expected in 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) plans for initial public offering (IPO) and self-listing are in the final stages as the bourse anticipates at least five new listings in 2016. The bourse has already submitted the IPO application to Capital... Read more
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DSE in Final Stages to Self-List As 5 Entries Expected This YearDar es Salaam — The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) plans for initial public
DSE in Final Stages to Self-List As 5 Entries Expected This Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Dar es Salaam — The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) plans for initial public offering (IPO) and self-listing are in the final stages as the bourse anticipates at least five new listings in 2016. The bourse has already submitted the IPO... Read more

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