Kenya Report

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VideosAugust 24, 2016

An Overview of the Capital Markets Sector in Kenya by Paul Murithi Muthaura

Kenya Capital Markets Authority

The Capital Markets Authority is a regulating body charged with the prime responsibility of supervising, licensing and monitoring the activities of market intermediaries, including the stock exchange and the central depository and settlement system and all the other persons licensed under the Capital Markets Act. It plays a critical role in the economy by facilitating mobilization and allocation of capital resources to finance long term productive investments.