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About KASIB

The Kenya Association of Stockbrokers and Investment Banks is an association that represents the interests of Kenyan stockbrokerage and investment banking companies. It was initially founded as the Association of Kenya Stockbrokers (AKS) but later changed its name to KASIB in order to accommodate the interests and aspirations of investment banks that also operate as stockbrokers.
The eighteen members all have seats at the NSE and are holders of their respective licenses as stockbrokers or investment banks.

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Advocacy

Lobbying

Union

Market Growth

Investor Education

Code of Ethics

Investor Protection

Investor Education

  • Overvalued : 

    Shares are said to be overvalued when the current price is not justifiable when measured by such benchmarks like the price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio). These are usually shares which have caught the investors’ fancy resulting in an emotional buying spree.

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  • Averaging Down : 

    Buying more shares in a company at a price that is lower than the price paid for the initial investment. The aim of averaging down is to reduce the average cost per share bought.

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  • Registrar : 

    A registrar is responsible for share transfers and consolidation of shares on behalf of a company.

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  • Nominee : 

    A nominee is a person, bank or stockbroker in whose name securities are transferred in order to facilitate transactions.

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  • Capital Gain : 

    A capital gain is an increase in the value of a capital asset. Stocks and other investments such as property are classified as capital assets. The gain is only realized after the asset is sold.

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Complaints

KASIB offers you a platform to report a complaint