Investment Banking


CBA Capital – Brokerage is a member of the Nairobi Securities Exchange. We offer the following services;

  • Equities/shares trading for listed securities
  • Fixed Income trading for both corporate and government bonds
  • Over The Counter ( OTC ) equity transactions
  • Equities trading across the East African countries i.e., Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda
  • Bespoke research services which include;
    • Company and Sector Research
    • Earnings updates
    • Weekly reports
    • Monthly company analyses reports

In order to trade in equities and bonds, a CDS Account is required. The following are the requirements;

Personal/Individual shares CDS Account

  • Duly completed and signed CDS account opening form
  • Certified copy of ID/Passport
  • Certified copy of Utility Bill ( not more than three months old)
  • 2 recent colored passport size photographs

Corporate shares CDS Account

  • Duly completed and signed CDS account opening form
  • Certified copy of certificate of incorporation
  • Memorandum and Articles of Association
  • Resolution of Board of Directors
  • Power of Attorney ( Foreign Companies)
  • Certified copies of PIN and VAT certificate
  • Certified copy of Utility Bill/Tenancy Agreements
  • Certified copies of ID or passport and PINs for Directors/signatories
  • 2 passport size photographs

CDS Account for government bonds

This CDS Account is opened at the Central Bank of Kenya;

  • Duly completed and signed CDS account mandate card. This card can be collected from any of the Central Bank of Kenya Branches in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Eldoret or the Currency Centers in Meru, Nakuru and Nyeri.
  • Signatories of the CDS account will be required to sign the card in the presence of a designated CBK Officer or any Authorized Agent
  • Applicants will personally submit the duly completed card (s)
  • One recent colored passport size photograph of the account holder
  • The reverse side of the photograph must be certified by the applicants Bankers and stamped
  • The original and copy of the National Identity card/Valid Passport/alien certificate for verification (the copies will be retained by CBK).
  • Two signatories of your Bankers, whether a Commercial Bank or Financial institution must sign and stamp the card on the space provided, confirming the Bank account details.

To find out more about brokerage services, please contact us on or +254 20 2884770

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