To be an innovative regulator of a robust and globally competitive capital market.
To make Kenya’s capital market the premier choice for investors and issuers through robust regulation, supporting innovation and enhanced investor protection.
Our Core Values
To fulfill its mandate, pursue the Vision and accomplish its Mission the CMA will be guided by its core values of:
i) Integrity – We are committed to acting at all times with honesty, fairness, accountability, transparency, ethically and above board in all our operations;
ii) Commitment - We shall perform our duties with the highest level of professionalism, dedication with a view to exceeding the expectations of our clients and stakeholders;
iii) Responsiveness - We are sensitive to and will deal with issues and situations affecting all our stakeholders in proactive and timely manner, using flexible decision making processes;
iv) Innovation and Continuous learning - We are committed to facilitating continuous learning and innovation; and
v) Collaboration and Teamwork - We are committed to teamwork within the Authority and collaboration with our partners in the provisions of our services.
The principle objectives of the Authority are:
Ensuring a robust, facilitative and responsive policy and regulatory framework for capital market development and efficiency;
Facilitate the development, diversification and uptake of capital markets products and services;
Ensure sound market infrastructure, institutions and operations;
- Leveraging technology to drive efficiency in the capital markets value chain;
- Ensure optimal institutional efficiency and effectiveness of CMA; and
- Enhance strategic influence.