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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  • Spread : 

    The difference between the bid and offer prices of a share. The spread is generally determined by the demand and supply of the share. Example; if a share is bid at KES 10 and offered at KES 12, the spread is KES 2.

  • Prospectus : 

    A prospectus is a formal document offering to sell shares to the public that gives all relevant details of the company (or mutual fund) that an investor needs to know to make an investment decision. 

  • Assets : 

    This is anything owned by a company that has a market value. This includes land, buildings, equipment, furniture, cash, bank deposits, manufactured goods ready to be sold, goodwill, trademarks etc.

  • Bourse : 

    This is term is generally used to refer to the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

  • Investment Advisor : 

    A person or organization employed by an individual, institution or mutual fund to provide investment advice or manage assets.