info[at]kasib.co.ke

The Committees

The Market Development Committee.

Chair: Mr. Amish Gupta

The Committee shall broadly address all matters trade and technical. These shall include legislative, regulatory, privatization, new listings, new products etc.

The Safaricom Refunds Committee.

Chair: Mr. Luke M Kinoti

The Committee shall address the numerous problems that were associated with the Safaricom IPO refunds and seek ways by which Members can be refunded the monies owed to them and held at Citi Bank.

The Financial Literacy Committee.

Chair: Ms Nancy Noreh

The Committee shall address Training and Certification of Members and agents, including resolving and seeking clarity on the current ICIFA / CISI certification. 

The Fund Raising Committee

Chair: Mr John E. Kirimi

The Committee shall explore ways by which KASIB shall raise funds both in the medium and long term.

Advocacy

Lobbying

Union

Market Growth

Investor Education

Code of Ethics

Investor Protection

Investor Education

  • Inside Information : 

    Inside information is crucial and valuable information about a company which is known by the company’s board of directors, management and/or employees but not by the public. Such information could affect the company’s share price should it be made public.

    .
  • Listing Requirements : 

    Listing requirements are a set of conditions and standards that are imposed by the stock exchange upon companies that want to be listed on that exchange. A company wishing to issue its stock on the exchange must therefore meet these requirements and continue to do so for as long as they are on the exchange. Examples of listing requirements include minimum number of shares outstanding, minimum market capitalization and minimum annual income.

    .
  • Market Overhang : 

    This is a market situation where the sale of an IPO or stock is lessened because buyers are expecting its price to fall, and are therefore holding back from purchasing the stock, undecided whether to buy now or later.

    .
  • Interested Shareholder : 

    This is a shareholder who owns or controls enough shares in a company as to affect company decisions and policies.

    .
  • Registrar : 

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

    .