WHAT IS CAPITAL MARKET?

WHAT IS CAPITAL MARKET?

“Capital market channels funds from providers of capital to those who need it in the form of equity or debt or a combination of these instruments.”

The capital market channels funds from providers of capital to those who need it…

INVESTORS CAPITAL MARKET ISSUERS
Investors include individual, institutions, government, etc. Funds intermediated through Financing for start-ups to large long-term projects; debt restructuring and balance sheet liquidity

Broad range of instruments with

  • Varying risk-return profile
  • Investor protection
  • Fair & orderly markets
  • Ethical conduct & enforcement
  • Exchange
  • Investment banks
  • Asset managers,
    unit trust companies
  • Brokers
  • Venture capital
  • Access to diverse
  • Sources of financing
  • Low costs
    Efficient

CAPITAL MARKET PRODUCTS INCLUDE:

Securities, debentures, stocks, shares, or bonds Derivatives
Private Retirement Scheme  Unit trust scheme
Any product or arrangement which is based on securities or derivatives, or any combination thereof  Any other product which the Minister may prescribe as a capital market product