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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

  • Flexible Fund : 

    This term applies to pooled funds or collective investment schemes like mutual funds that may change their investment strategy as they see fit so as to maximize the total returns, as opposed to sticking to one type of investment vehicle.

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  • Hedging Against Inflation : 

    This is protecting one’s savings from the loss of value that is brought about by inflation by investing in such items whose price will go up with the general rise of prices e.g. equity shares.

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  • Statutory Voting : 

    This is a system of voting for a company’s directors whereby each shareholder is entitled to one vote per share. Example: if you own 200 shares, you have 200 votes.

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  • Fiscal Year : 

    A fiscal year is any 12 month period that a company uses for accounting purposes. It may or may not be the same as the calendar year or the government’s financial year.

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  • Listed Shares (Listed Company) : 

    These are shares that have been registered by a recognized and regulated stock exchange to be traded on its trading floor. Shares can be listed on more than one stock exchange.

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