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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

  • Bull : 

    A stock market speculator who expects share prices to rise and therefore keeps buying in anticipation to sell them later and make a profit.

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  • Investor Compensation Fund : 

    This is a special fund that is set aside to compensate investors at the stock exchange who may incur loss due to the inability of a licensed stockbroker to meet his contractual obligations towards them. A certain fraction of all equity transactions at the stock exchange is set aside for this fund.

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  • Eating Stock : 

    Eating stock is when you purchase shares because you are forced to do so and not because you desire to purchase it.

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  • Equity Market Capitalization : 

    This is the total market value of an equity market. It is calculated by adding up the market capitalization of all the listed companies in the equity market. It is used to measure the increase or decrease of the size of the market as a whole.

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  • Capital Loss : 

    This is a loss incurred when there is a decrease in the capital asset value as compared to its purchase price.

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