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May
29
Mon
Central Bank Kenya (CBK) May MPC Meeting
May 29 all-day
Central Bank Kenya (CBK) May MPC Meeting

Central Bank of Kenya’s (CBK) policy-making committee will meet next on Monday 29th May to determine the benchmark interest rates for the next two months.

In their last meeting on March 27th, the committee decided to keep its benchmark interest rate (CBR) unchanged at 10.0% for the third Meeting in a row, a decision widely expected by the market.

The Monetary Policy Committee is the organ of the Central Bank of Kenya responsible for formulating monetary policy. The Committee was formed vide Gazette Notice 3771 on April 30, 2008, replacing the hitherto Monetary Policy Advisory Committee (MPAC)

Membership

The membership of the MPC is as follows:

  • The Governor, who is the chairman.
  • The Deputy Governor.
  • Two members appointed by the Governor from the Bank, one being a person with executive responsibility within the Bank for monetary policy analysis (Director of Research Department) and the other being a person with responsibility within the Bank for monetary policy operations (External Payments and Reserves Management).
  • Four external members who have knowledge, experience and expertise in matters relating to finance, banking and fiscal and monetary policy, who are appointed by the Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury.
  • The Principal Secretary, National Treasury, or his designated alternate as representing the National Treasury. The National Treasury representative is a non-voting member of the committee.
  • Each external member of the Committee serves for a term of three years, which is renewable once.
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May
31
Wed
CIC Group Book Closure
May 31 all-day

CIC Group will today close its shareholder register for consideration of a first and final dividend of Ksh 0.105 per share. Payment will be made on June 23 2017

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Kakuzi Book Closure
May 31 all-day

Kakuzi will today close its shareholders register for the consideration of a first and final dividend of Ksh 6.00 per share. Payment will be made on June 30 2017.

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Nairobi Securities Exchange Book Closure
May 31 all-day

The NSE will today close its shareholders register for the consideration of a first and final dividend of Ksh 0.27 per share. Payment will be made of July 15 2017.

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WPP Scangroup Book Closure
May 31 all-day

WPP Scangroup will today close its shareholders register for the consideration of a first and final dividend of Ksh 0.50 per share. Payment will be made on June 30 2017.

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Nairobi Securities Exchange 63rd Annual General Meeting @ KICC Ampitheater, Nairobi
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Nairobi Securities Exchange will hold its Annual General Meeting at the Kenyatta International Conference Center in Nairobi.

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Jun
9
Fri
Nation Media Group Book Closure
Jun 9 all-day

Nation Media Group will today close its shareholders register for the consideration of a final dividend of Ksh 7.50 per share. Payment to be made on July 31 2017.

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Britam Holdings 21st Annual General Meeting @ Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Britam Holdings Plc will hold its AGM at the Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi.

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Jun
15
Thu
ARM Cement Annual General Meeting @ Laico Regency Hotel, Nairobi
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Cement Manufacturing company ARM Cement will today (June 15th 2017) hold its 2017 Annual General Meeting at The Laico Regency Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Jun
16
Fri
Kenya-Re AGM
Jun 16 all-day