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Buying a bond for as little as Sh3,000…

September 28, 2015


This is an opportunity for Kenyans to trade in the bond market… Read on GOVERNMENT TO ISSUE FIRST BOND THAT WILL BE OFFERED EXCLUSIVELY VIA MOBILE Nairobi, Sept. 28th, 2015… The Treasury has announced plans to float the first-ever Government bond that will be offered exclusively via mobile phone, pointing to the growing relevance of […]

The Fed’s Decision and the Developing Countries By Marcelo Giugale, World Bank

September 15, 2015


Global markets are keen on 17th September 2015. This is the day the US Fed is expected to make a big announcement. The discussion has largely been on the impact of this decision on developed market. Fundamentally, the deveoping economies are also on looking at this decision and its possible impacts. Marcelo Guigale, a senior […]

World Bank to aid KNBS process more accurate data

September 11, 2015


Early this year, Kenya National Bureau of Statistic chairman Prof Terry Ryan was put to task of the accuracy of data they released. To his defense, the good professor intimated that the bureau was no longer attracting and retaining the best talents due to funding constrains. The figures they had released were largely challenged by […]