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About KASIB

The Kenya Association of Stockbrokers and Investment Banks is an association that represents the interests of Kenyan stockbrokerage and investment banking companies. It was initially founded as the Association of Kenya Stockbrokers (AKS) but later changed its name to KASIB in order to accommodate the interests and aspirations of investment banks that also operate as stockbrokers.
The eighteen members all have seats at the NSE and are holders of their respective licenses as stockbrokers or investment banks.

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Advocacy

Lobbying

Union

Market Growth

Investor Education

Code of Ethics

Investor Protection

Investor Education

  • Ramping : 

    This is the large scale buying of shares in the stock exchange with the objective of boosting the image of the stock and the company behind it to increase its demand and consequently its price.

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  • Market Capitalization : 

    Market capitalization is the total market value of a company calculated by multiplying the number of shares by the current market price per share. Example; if a company has 10 million shares, and the current market price per share is KES 10.00 then the market capitalization for that company is KES 100 million.

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  • Issue : 

    An issue is a stock or bond which has been offered for sale to the public by a corporation or government entity. This is done for purposes of raising funds.

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  • Negative Equity : 

    This is when the value of an asset e.g. shares is less than the loan that was taken to invest in the asset. Negative equity normally results from a decline in the value of an asset after it is purchased.

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  • Government Paper : 

    This is debt security e.g. bonds that is issued by the government or guaranteed by it.

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Complaints

KASIB offers you a platform to report a complaint