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Money and markets section. This covers stock market, equities, bonds, banks and insurance as well as agribusiness.

Why Foreign Investors Stopped Fleeing NSE

The onset of the pandemic in 2020 saw many foreign investors flee emerging markets including Kenya, preferring to put their money in more developed markets.

10 Reasons Why Odibets Is Taking Over Betting In Kenya

Kenyans love sports, especially football. In addition, Kenya has also produced some of the best athletes in the world, cementing the love for sports...

40 Forex Scams Costing Kenyans Millions – CMA Reveals

The CMA noted that investors were promised returns of as high as 20 per cent. One alleged scam mastermind operating from Nakuru was said to collect funds of between Sh5,000 and Sh20,000 from clients while promising them a daily return of 10 percent from the day the money is invested

How to Open An Online Trading Account in Kenya

A Trading Account is a platform where traders can buy or sell assets. This is usually facilitated by a securities broker. This Trading Account is linked to a dematerialized account which holds investment assets like equity shares, bond securities, derivative contracts, CFDs, etc in an electronic form. This Trading Account is also linked to your bank account which holds the cash. So whenever a trader wants to buy more assets, they can directly transfer the funds from their bank account to the trading account.

Real Estate Can Lead To Personal Finance Stability

Real estate prices are really soaring at an unprecedented level today, but this doesn't mean that you need to end up priced out of...

Two Years Later, NSE Derivatives Market Gains Currency

Derivatives are an investment tool whose value is derived from underlying assets like bonds, commodities, currencies, interest rates, market indexes and stock based on the expected future price movement of the asset. They allow investors to make a gain or hedge against losses by taking a bet on the future price movement. NEXT enables you to trade Equity Index Futures and Single Stock Futures.

How Lloyd & Masika Built Multi-Billion Real Estate Empire

Its services include valuation, consultancy, management and agency (letting & sales). The name has led many to mistakenly believe that the firm was named after a person known as Lloyd Masika.

EFG Hermes One: New Platform Woos NSE Retail Investors

In addition to executing trades, EFG Hermes One users can access real-time stock quotes; place, track, review, edit and cancel open orders. Users can also build, monitor, and customize equity watch-lists for individual stocks, stock portfolios and their investment portfolios in real-time. 

NSE: Ksh3B Acquisitions Send NBV Stocks Through the Roof

NBV, which started out as a shoe-selling company behind the K-Shoe brand, has undertaken a shift in strategy since the entry of Dubai-based Delta International FZE which acquired an 84% stake in the business.

Family Bank’s Corporate Bond Starts Trading at the NSE

Kiprono Kittony, the NSE Chairman noted, “This oversubscription of the initial bond demonstrates the confidence investors have in Family Bank and affirms the importance of the corporate bond market as a key source of business financing.”