Experience

We have about 10 years’ experience in share registry services provision in both the Kenyan and Rwandan markets. Our staff have cumulative experience of over a half a century in registry and capital markets. This makes us a suitable, trustworthy and capable partner in offering registry services. Our experience in provided in the table below:

2009 2009
2010 2010
2010 2010
2010 2010
2011 2011
2012 2012
2012 2012
2013 2013
2014 2014
2014 2014
2014 2014
2015 2015
2017 2017
2018 2018
2018 2018
2018 2018

2009

CDSC Registrars Kenya

Registration of the Company in Kenya

2010

CDSC Registrars Rwanda

February 2010

CDSC Registrars was registered as the first Share Registrar in Rwanda.

2010

Bralirwa Limited, Rwanda

February 2010

Successfully processed the first ever fully dematerialized IPO in Rwanda.

Currently providing ongoing registrar services including dividend payment, AGM management, shareholder correspondence and submission of regulatory reports.

2010

Deacons (EA) Plc

November 2010 to date

Appointed to act as the IPO Share Registrar in the Deacons Kenya Limited Private placement process.
Oversaw the listing of the Company and subsequent commencement of trading at the Nairobi Securities Exchange

Currently providing ongoing registrar services including EGM, AGM management, shareholder correspondence and submission of regulatory reports.

2011

Bank of Kigali

June –September 2011

Appointed as Share Registrar and Processing Agent for the Bank’s IPO which was listed and commenced trading in September 2011.

2012

Nairobi Securities Exchange Plc

March 2012 to date

Appointed Share Registrar by Nairobi Securities Exchange in 2012.
We did bonus issue for NSE in 2016 and we have paid out three dividends. Currently providing ongoing registrar services.

2012

UAP Holdings Limited

2012 to date

Appointed the processing agent and Share Registrar for the UAP Group public offer transaction as the firm entered the OTC market in Kenya.

Continue to offer registry services.

2013

I&M Holdings Plc

2013 to date

Appointed share registrar by I&M Holdings Plc.

Currently providing ongoing registrar services.

We did a private placement for I&M in 2016.

2014

Atlas Africa Industries Limited

2014 to date

Involved in the advisory role of the dual listing transaction of Atlas in Nairobi Securities Exchange and London Stock Exchange. Currently providing ongoing registrar services.

2014

Flame Tree Group Holdings

2014 to date

Appointed processing agent and Share Registrar during the private placement for Flame Tree group. Currently providing ongoing registrar services. We did a Bonus Issue for Flame Tree in 2016.

2014

Kurwitu Ventures

2014 to date

Appointed share registrar by Kurwitu Ventures Limited and Currently offering general share registry services.

2015

Stanlib Fahari I-Reit

2015 to date

Appointed to offer receiving agent and registrar services for the first Real Estate Investment Trusts (I-REIT) IPO in Kenya.

Offered the first automated IPO services that ensured automated batching and reconciliation. Currently offering registry services.

2017

CDSC Kenya/ Government of Kenya

March 2017

Appointed Registrar for the world’s first ever retail bond to be issued through the mobile phone which was done by the Government of Kenya. The process involved simplifying complex back-end algorithms and formulas into simple USSD self-service menus for subscribers.

CDSCR’s role involved planning for the roll out of the bond, facilitated mobile based registration of members of the public, verification of subscribers, reconciliation of funds with mobile network operators and Receiving Bank, creation of the Bonds Register, provided daily updates to the Government and other stakeholders and handled shareholder queries.

2018

Mayfox Mining

July 2018

Appointed Share Registrar by Mayfox Mining to offer registry services for Over the Counter (OTC) Trading.

2018

Bank of Kigali

July 2018

Currently offering Share Registry Services for Rights Issue cross-listing between RSE & NSE.

2018

CDSC Kenya

September 2018

Appointed Share Registrar