Nairobi Securities Exchange News

Alarm as 62 NSE-listed firms have only four female CEOs

Only four in 62, or a meagre six percent, of chief executive officers or managing directors of companies listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange are women.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 16, 2018

Bankers mull green bonds cash options

Commercial banks seeking to introduce financing instruments for climate-friendly projects are mulling over at least three options as Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) prepares for green bonds.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

Bankers mull green bonds cash options

Companies Bankers mull green bonds cash options Commercial banks seeking to introduce financing instruments for climate-friendly projects are mulling over at least three options as Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) prepares for green bonds.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

Ailing Uchumi to begin audit of accounts seven months late

The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)-traded firm was supposed to have released the results by October in line with the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) regulations but now blames its deep financial woes for the delay.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Britam takes Sh4bn hit from HF share plunge

HF’s share price erosion at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) has forced Britam to impaire (write off) investment worth Sh2.15 billion in the lender from its books, indicating that its management has had little faith in the ability of the bank’s stock to rebound to its previous levels.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Ailing Uchumi to begin audit of accounts seven months late

The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)-traded firm was supposed to have released the results by October in line with the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) regulations but now blames its deep financial woes for the delay.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Auditor-General alarmed by 13 acting executives at NSSF

This was helped by the rise in net investment income to Sh20.4 billion in the year to June 2017, from Sh1 billion a year earlier, aided by dividends from firms where the fund has stakes as well as trading in shares and bonds at the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Afia juice billionaire owner announces NSE listing plans

Companies Afia juice billionaire owner announces NSE listing plans Kevian Kenya owner Kimani Rugendo has hinted at plans of listing the foods processor on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Afia juice billionaire owner announces NSE listing plans

Kevian Kenya owner Kimani Rugendo has hinted at plans of listing the foods processor on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

LETTERS: Adopt alternative budgetary funding strategies

Yet these people have mobile money accounts, bank accounts, have known businesses (that are presumably legally registered) and even some of them are buying tangible assets like land or investing in saccos and the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)?

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 12, 2018