FIXED INCOME

 

At Globetec Asset managers, we execute transactions in the fixed income capital markets. Clients can trade in the various available papers either from the primary or secondary markets. We advise our clients on the most lucrative and high yield bonds to purchase for maximum returns.

Frequently Asked Questions:

       1.What are treasury bonds?

Treasury bonds are debt securities issued by the Government and sold through the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK).

      2.How can I invest in a Bond?

Investors can apply for bonds at the primary auction, which takes place monthly. Alternatively, after primary issuance, treasury bonds are traded by authorized intermediaries at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), giving investors an opportunity to invest in select bonds.

      3.What’s the minimum Investment for a treasury bond?

The minimum investment amount is KES 100,000.

      4.Can I sell my bond before maturity?

Yes, you can. Treasury bonds are traded by authorized intermediaries at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), giving investors an opportunity to sell.

       5.What are the various types of treasury bonds?

There are two types of treasury bonds. Fixed Coupon Bonds (Bullet) and Infrastructure Bonds (Amortized). Infrastructure Bonds are exempt from withholding tax on the coupon payment.