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    Document | May 2018 | BFA

M-Akiba Post Issuance Survey

Kenya | Capital Markets Development

FSD Africa recently commissioned BFA to undertake an in-dept post-issuance survey of the first government bond sold exclusively via mobile based which provided key insights and recommendations. This National Treasury led market development initiative to distribute...

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    Blog post | 11 May 2018 | Evans Osano, Tamara Cook - FSD Kenya

The Story of Kenya’s M-Akiba: Selling Treasury Bonds via Mobile

Kenya | Capital Markets Development

After many years, the involvement of many partners and many iterations, M-Akiba, a Kenyan government bond sold through the mobile phone, was launched in 2017. M-Akiba (M – mobile, Akiba – savings in Kiswahili) was a three-year bond sold in denominations as small as...

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    Document | May 2018 | Capital Markets Development Team

Financial Markets Pillar Brochure

SSA | Capital Markets Development

This is a brochure for the Financial Markets pillar in FSD Africa. Financial Markets (FM) is a core area of focus for FSD Africa that is transforming sub-Saharan capital markets into a credible source of long-term financing. We enable market development through:...

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    Job
    20 April 2018

Capital Markets Development Specialist

SSA | Capital Markets Development

Reporting to the Director, Financial Markets, the Capital Markets Development Specialist will be a key member of the team that will manage the implementation of capital market initiatives across sub-Saharan Africa. She/he will also contribute to the implementation of...

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    Call for Proposal
    20 April 2018

Expression of Interest: Development Capital Specialists

SSA | Capital Markets Development | Credit | Fintech | Investments | Payments | Private Equity | Remittances

FSDA is currently building a permanent team for its Development Capital activities. While the team starts to take shape, there is an ongoing need to build pipeline, evaluate opportunities, structure investments and support deal negotiation. Consultants wishing to be...

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    Document | March 2018 | Intellecap, EAVCA

Fintrek: Exploring New Frontiers in Fintech Investments in East Africa 2018

Ethiopia | Kenya | Rwanda | Tanzania | Uganda | Capital Markets Development | Fintech

FSD Africa in partnership with East Africa Venture Capital Association (EAVCA), Intellecap and FMO have published the findings of their sector study on the investment opportunities in FinTechs within East Africa. The report’s core explores the funding options...

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