6.1:Develop and retain professional talent

Measurement
CMA to approach universities and examine the extent to which law courses cover issues relevant to capital markets Where necessary, the CMA and the universities to expand curricula to include courses relevant to financial services and to capital market products, infrastructure and law in particular.
Working Group
Achievement

The Authority has partnered with the Law Society of Kenya to roll out courses in all parts of the country. The LSK has undertaken to have our proposed 7 topics covered in the CPD program starting from Wednesday 13 December, 2017. The topics include:

  1. Legal and Compliance Audits for Issuers of Securities to the Public- New Practice Opportunities for Lawyers.
  2. Implementation of the Stewardship Code for Institutional Investors: Who's Responsibility.
  3. Financial Derivatives and Spot Commodities: Policy Law and Operation.
  4. Capital Markets Compliance Framework and Transaction Advisory: Practice Opportunities.
  5. New Capital Markets Products and Services.
  6. Islamic Finance: Principles Products and Progress of Introduction in Kenya
  7. Capital Markets Financing Investment & Intermediation

Status
In Progress
Measurement
CMA to assess options for training, examination and certification.
Working Group
Achievement

The CMA-CISI certification programme was launched in November 2015.

Status
Completed

Key

No Progress
Behind Schedule
Ahead of Schedule