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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

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Market Growth

Investor Education

Code of Ethics

Investor Protection

Investor Education

  • Volatile Shares : 

    These are shares that are prone to sharp and dramatic prize changes over relatively short periods of time.

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  • Annual General Meeting : 

    This is a mandatory meeting held once a year by all public companies. The directors of the company report to the shareholders on the year’s performance and future of the company. All shareholders are invited and allowed to ask questions. Notice of such a meeting is mandatory.

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  • Correction : 

    This is the term used to explain a decline in a market which is seen to be generally in an upward move. It is said that the market never goes straight up or straight down.

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  • Hedge : 

    This is a strategy used to eliminate or reduce the risks of loss that could be brought about by adverse price movements of a security by making an investment in a related security. An example is if you owned a stock and then sold a futures contract stating that you will sell the stock at a set price thus avoiding market fluctuations. Investors use this strategy when they are unsure of the direction the market will take.

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  • Credit Rating : 

    This is the process of ascertaining the creditworthiness of a company or financial institution. Credit rating is not a recommendation to buy or sell but is an objective and independent assessment of the company so as to create risk awareness among investors.

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Complaints

KASIB offers you a platform to report a complaint