Sunday, December 15, 2019
Business Loan

Business loans shrink by 8 percent, government borrowing up by 32 percent

The government continued hogging credit from financial institutions even as loans to the private sector shrunk at the beginning of the year. Credit to the state increased by 31.9 percent while credit to the economic...
NSE derivatives

NSE becomes the second African market with derivatives

The Nairobi Securities Exchange Derivatives Market futures will start trading today, with the official launch of the market slated for 11 July 2019, becoming the second market after Johannesburg Stocks Exchange to offer the...

SME’S get cover for late payments

As an SME, the struggle to get your invoice processed has always been real and the struggle hard. Excuses ranging from delayed disbursement by the National Treasury in counties, huge pending bills in state departments...

Markets in March anticipate company profits

The market enters a new month with low inflation expectations; at 4.46 percent CPI has sunk to a 57 month low and the drought period expected to end with anticipation of long rains. In the...

Lack of transparency in a previous deal comes back to haunt Airtel Telkom merger

The planned Airtel Telkom merger has now been put on freeze after anti-corruption sleuths opened a probe into allegations of misappropriation of public funds in the process of the recapitalization and restructuring of the...