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.




Market Growth

Investor Education

Code of Ethics

Investor Protection

Investor Education

  • Futures Contract : 

    A futures contract is a contractual agreement to buy or sell a specified quantity of a commodity, currency or shares at a specified price on a fixed date in the future. It is also referred to as forward dealing or forward trading.

  • Crash : 

    A drastic and sharp drop in share prices within a short period of time.

  • Secondary Offering : 

    This is the issuance of new shares to the public by a company that has already made its initial public offering (IPO). Usually, such offerings are made by companies seeking to refinance or raise capital for growth.

  • Closing Price : 

    It is the final price at which a security is traded at the Nairobi Securities Exchange. By comparing the closing price of a stock on any given day to its previous closing price, one can be able to measure the market sentiment for the stock.

  • Stock Exchange : 

    A Stock Exchange is the physical location where the stock market in a country is traded or the electronic platform used to effect such trade. In Kenya, the Nairobi Securities Exchange is currently the only licensed exchange.