Interesting developments on the African capital markets – selected and analysed by Christian Hiller von Gaertringen (Africa Partners GmbH). Today: how will the Kenyan elections affect the countries capital markets?
Christians key message: „Kenyan democracy is a big winner in the election. Kenya has strengthened its political institutions and thereby proven its political stability. That is very beneficial for its capital markets.
Kenya’s fair election also sends an important signal to the entire region of eastern Africa. This is because Kenya is the region’s leading economy as measured by its population, economic strength as well as Mombasa, the biggest port in the region.“