Capital Markets Authority of Uganda


The Capital Markets Authority of Uganda CMA is a semi-autonomous government body responsible for the financial regulation of the capital markets industry in Uganda

Contents

  • 1 Overview
  • 2 Mandate
  • 3 See also
  • 4 References
  • 5 External links

Overview

The CMA approves the offers of all securities to the public and licenses market professionals like broker-dealers, investment advisers, and fund managers It licenses stock exchanges but has so far issued a licence only to the Uganda Securities Exchange Its overall objectives are market regulation and investor protection

Mandate

  • The development of all aspects of the capital markets with particular emphasis on the removal of impediments to, and the creation of incentives, for longer term investments in productive enterprises
  • The creation, maintenance, and regulation, through implementation of a system in which market participants are self-regulatory to the maximum practicable extent, of a market in which securities can be issued and traded in an orderly, fair, and efficient manner
  • The protection of investor interests
  • The operation of an Investor Compensation Fund
  • The licensing of brokers and other financial industry professionals

See also

  • Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development Uganda
  • Uganda Investment Authority
  • Economy of Uganda

References

  1. ^ CMA 2014 "Capital Markets Authority Team" Capital Markets Authority CMA Archived from the original on 5 June 2014 Retrieved 6 July 2014 
  2. ^ Ligami, Christabel 6 November 2013 "CMA Uganda Appoints New Chief Executive Officer" The EastAfrican Retrieved 6 July 2014 
  3. ^ Kulabako, Faridah 7 November 2013 "Kalyegira Is New Capital Markets Chief Executive" Daily Monitor Retrieved 6 July 2014 
  4. ^ Oketch, Martin Luther 31 December 2011 "Harsh Economy Hurts Capital Markets" Daily Monitor Mobile Retrieved 6 July 2014 

External links

  • Website of Uganda Capital Markets Authority
  • Website of Uganda Securities Exchange
  • Website of Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development


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