Can EAC capital markets learn from SADC model?

The SADC operates a shared model that makes it possible to procure affordable digital operating platforms and reasonable sharing of commissions between stockbrokers. In the model, stock exchanges hosted by member states enjoy access to discounted prices for advanced but expensive technological platforms by leveraging on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange’s economic muscle. MoUs between stockbrokerage […]

CBK regains control of monetary policy after Uhuru signs repeal of interest law

Since September 2016, lending rates were capped at four percentage points above CBR. CBK had publicly stated that the rate caps had rendered its monetary policy tools ineffective, making it difficult to control inflation and the amount of money in circulation. The World Bank had also stated that interest rate caps undermined monetary policy transmission […]