not much change from last year (PDF)
New stockbroker is Chartered Capital joining African alliance, Crossfield, Discount, Ngenye kariuki, Solid being taken over by NIC, Reliable, and Bob Matthews – missing is Nyaga stockbrokers
Investment banks : African alliance, Apex Africa, Barclays Financial (dormant?) , CBA Capital, CFC financial, Dyer & Blair, Kestrel capital, Standard investment, Suntra, Drummond, NIC, Renaissance, Equatorial capital services (Sameer dormant) , Sterling Afrika Investment (formerly Ashbhu), Faida, and Juanco (who?)
Unit trust 10 providers offering a variety of funds: African alliance (3) , old mutual (3) , British American (5) stanbic(3), CBA (2), Zimele (2) Suntra(3), ICEA (3), Standard investment bank (3) and Dyer & Blair (4) and CFC (6).
ESOP’s EABL, Kenol, Athi River, Access Kenya, Scangroup, and Safaricom – but where KCB, Equity and Housing Finance – banks who have sounded out ESOP’s to shareholders?
big changes is 20 investment advisers, up from 13.