Our Privacy Policy

We are committed to providing our visitors with a web site that respects their privacy. We do not automatically gather any personal information from you, such as your name, phone number, e-mail or address. This information is only obtained if you supply it voluntarily, usually through contacting us via e-mail, or registering in a secure portion of the site.

If you choose to provide us with personal information - through contacting us via e-mail, or by filling out a form with your personal information and submitting it to us through our web site - we use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested. We may also use personal information collected from our services to conduct market research surveys, for statistical analysis to determine site usage, to run competitions and for direct marketing purposes relating to our business.

We may share the information you give us with other market players if your inquiry relates to their field of specialization. Messages sent via the Internet can be intercepted. If you are concerned about sending your personal information to us via the Internet, you can use another method such as fax or regular mail. This Privacy Policy only covers the KASIB website at




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  • Undersubscribed : 

    This is when there are not enough applications for the purchase of a new issue of shares. There are various possible reasons for undersubscription including doubtful prospects of the company, wrong timing for the issue and wrong pricing of the issue.

    It is also known as Underbooking.

  • Holding Company : 

    This is a company that holds enough voting shares (not necessarily 51%) in another company to control management and operations by influencing or electing its board of directors. It is also referred to as the parent company.

  • Registration : 

    This is when a listed company draws a register of the names and addresses of all its shareholders and directors. It is a requirement, although it’s usually done for purposes of future correspondence with the shareholders.

  • Payment Date : 

    This is the date on which a declared share dividend is made or scheduled to be made. It is only payable to those shareholders who bought the shares before the ex-dividend date.

  • Pullback : 

    This is the falling back of the price of a share from its peak. It could either be a brief reversal of the prevailing upward trend, or it may be a sign of a definite trend reversal.