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New Rules Limit Access for Retail Investors On Nairobi BourseBrokers at the Nairobi Securities Exchange have been spared business losses by
New Rules Limit Access for Retail Investors On Nairobi Bourse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Brokers at the Nairobi Securities Exchange have been spared business losses by new rules that prohibit retail investors from buying and selling shares and bonds directly. Direct Market Access, which is meant to ease access to the market by investors... Read more
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Slapped With an Interest Rate Cap, Banks Now Eye Debt Marketwhich are currently offering returns of above 10 per cent, with no risk of defa
Slapped With an Interest Rate Cap, Banks Now Eye Debt Market
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which are currently offering returns of above 10 per cent, with no risk of default. But this is not good news for the Nairobi Securities Exchange, which has been struggling to attract companies to raise capital by selling shares to new... Read more
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Unpaid Water, Electricity and Phone Bills Will Deny You Credit Starting 2017tax which has been increased from five per cent to six per cent. Unpaid VAT ref
Unpaid Water, Electricity and Phone Bills Will Deny You Credit Starting 2017
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tax which has been increased from five per cent to six per cent. Unpaid VAT refunds have been a perennial headache for KRA which had at one time considered securitising the arrears into a bond that would be traded at the Nairobi Securities Exch... Read more
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Roles of Stock Markets, Banks for National Developmentpropelled to say something. About 30 percent of commercial banks in Kenya are
Roles of Stock Markets, Banks for National Development
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propelled to say something. About 30 percent of commercial banks in Kenya are listed into their local stock market -- the Nairobi Securities Exchange. These banks do regularly use the capital market for taping in new capital whenever needs arises... Read more
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TransCentury Approves Sale of 25% Shareholdingmillion likely to be converted into an unsecured loan repayable over a three-ye
TransCentury Approves Sale of 25% Shareholding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
million likely to be converted into an unsecured loan repayable over a three-year period. TransCentury is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange and its stock closed the trading session on September 14, 2016, at Ksh11.15 ($0.1) per... Read more
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How Ruthless Cartels Killed Sugar Industrywas mooted to acquire the shares from the farmers at a very low price and then
How Ruthless Cartels Killed Sugar Industry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
was mooted to acquire the shares from the farmers at a very low price and then sell them at the Nairobi Stock Exchange (now Nairobi Securities Exchange) at an exorbitant price. "Some people showed up and told us that you see, this share certificate... Read more
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TransCentury Strikes Sh2 Billion Shares Dealcompany.Besides the shares, Kuramo will also get 93.7 million ordinary shares e
TransCentury Strikes Sh2 Billion Shares Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
company.Besides the shares, Kuramo will also get 93.7 million ordinary shares equivalent to a 24.99 per cent stake in the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)-listed firm. The Sh2 billion will be used to repay part of TransCentury's bond that was... Read more
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President Kenyatta Secures Deal for KCB Entry Into Somalia After VisitBurundi, has been considering entry into Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo
President Kenyatta Secures Deal for KCB Entry Into Somalia After Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Burundi, has been considering entry into Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo and Djibouti under its strategic plan. The Nairobi Securities Exchange-listed lender, which is partly owned by the Treasury, has at times ridden on State-initiated... Read more
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Insurance Firms Asked to Sell Shares to Publicamount of losses," Kalyegira said. Some of the Kenyan insurance firms operatin
Insurance Firms Asked to Sell Shares to Public
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
amount of losses," Kalyegira said. Some of the Kenyan insurance firms operating in Uganda, such as UAP, are listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. However, other than Jubilee holdings, none are cross-listed on the Uganda Securities Exchange.... Read more
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Eddie Njoroge Lobbies for International Standards Organisation Presidencyso that the nations exploit the full value of international standardization," h
Eddie Njoroge Lobbies for International Standards Organisation Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
so that the nations exploit the full value of international standardization," he said. Mr Njoroge, who also served as Nairobi Securities Exchange chairman, is enjoying goodwill from the 23 African nations, who have delegates to ISO... Read more
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Kenya Suspends Plan to List Eurobond on NSEKenya has suspended a plan to cross-list its $2 billion Eurobond on the Nairobi
Kenya Suspends Plan to List Eurobond on NSE
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Kenya has suspended a plan to cross-list its $2 billion Eurobond on the Nairobi Securities Exchange until foreign investors are allowed to trade in shares and bonds directly without intervention by local stockbrokers. The EastAfrican has learnt that... Read more
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Companies and State Must Act Now to Improve Cyber Securitywhose $235 billion market value is more than 10 times the $20 billion combined
Companies and State Must Act Now to Improve Cyber Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
whose $235 billion market value is more than 10 times the $20 billion combined market value of all the listed firms on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, was not spared. The bank suffered a high-profile hack in August 2014, just two months after it... Read more
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M-Akiba Bond Set to Trade Next MonthDaily that experts were putting final touches on the platform on which M-Akiba
M-Akiba Bond Set to Trade Next Month
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Daily that experts were putting final touches on the platform on which M-Akiba will run. It will be operated by the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), the Central Depository and Settlement Corporation (CDSC), the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK)... Read more
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Beer Maker the Largest NSE MoverEast African Breweries was yesterday the largest mover at the Nairobi Securitie
Beer Maker the Largest NSE Mover
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
East African Breweries was yesterday the largest mover at the Nairobi Securities Exchange, trading shares worth Sh504 million at an average price of Sh241 apiece. The brewer's share price has gone down six per cent in the past five trading sessions... Read more
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The Time Is Right for Banks to Embrace Corporate Governanceand dynamic socio-political environment. Here in Kenya, we have established se
The Time Is Right for Banks to Embrace Corporate Governance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
and dynamic socio-political environment. Here in Kenya, we have established self-regulatory frameworks, including the Nairobi Securities Exchange. We also have seen the Kenya Bankers Association move to develop a charter for the banking... Read more
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Jubilee Buys U.S.$54 Million Extra Shares in Bujagali Power Plantis expected to be completed in a few weeks. Jubilee's current stake in the pro
Jubilee Buys U.S.$54 Million Extra Shares in Bujagali Power Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
is expected to be completed in a few weeks. Jubilee's current stake in the project was not immediately clear. The Nairobi Securities Exchange-listed firm, however, holds a significant interest in the venture in which it is a founder... Read more
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Five More Market Intermediaries Report Losses Amid Market Slumpmore brokerages and investment banks on Monday reported losses in the first six
Five More Market Intermediaries Report Losses Amid Market Slump
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
more brokerages and investment banks on Monday reported losses in the first six months as revenue from stock sales at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) contracted amid a lengthy market slump. NSE 20 share index is down nearly 15 per cent in... Read more
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Banking Shares Continue Fall As Bargain Hunters Creep inwere tens of millions of shares in supply even as the demand remained low, unde
Banking Shares Continue Fall As Bargain Hunters Creep in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
were tens of millions of shares in supply even as the demand remained low, underlining the nervousness of investors at the Nairobi Securities Exchange. The drastic decline of banks' share prices began last Thursday, falling by the maximum rate of... Read more
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Kenya's Cap on Interest Rates Could Impact EAC Monetary UnionKenyatta signing the Central Bank (Amendment) Bill 2015 into law on Wednesday w
Kenya's Cap on Interest Rates Could Impact EAC Monetary Union
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Kenyatta signing the Central Bank (Amendment) Bill 2015 into law on Wednesday was a rout on banking stocks listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, which shed $840 million in market value by Thursday. Banking stocks at the Dar es Salaam Stock... Read more
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Bank Stocks Reacts Negatively to New Interest Rates LawNairobi — Stocks for the banking sector fell on Thursday at the Nairobi Securit
Bank Stocks Reacts Negatively to New Interest Rates Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Nairobi — Stocks for the banking sector fell on Thursday at the Nairobi Securities Exchange a day after President Uhuru Kenyatta signed a new law to cap interest rates. Diamond Trust Bank was the worst hit as its shares fell by 10.69 percent to... Read more
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Britam Earnings Jump 184% After Cutting NSE ExposureBritam Holdings has shrugged off the bearish run at the Nairobi Securities Exch
Britam Earnings Jump 184% After Cutting NSE Exposure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Britam Holdings has shrugged off the bearish run at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) to raise profits 184 per cent in the six months to the end of June, helped by increased investment income. Britam, which has insurance, asset management and... Read more

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