Nairobi Securities Exchange has introduced a digital learning platform called the NSE Digital Academy.
The platform incorporates an automated Learning Management System (LMS) that will support virtual training and certification as well as a trading simulator which will offer participants the opportunity to have a virtual trading experience.
Mr. Geoffrey Odundo, the Chief Executive said the academy is a testament of their commitment to enhancing access to financial markets education to Kenyans.
“The launch of this academy will increase our public education touchpoints enabling us to enhance market knowledge and awareness, build capacity as well as drive retail and institutional participation on the NSE,” he said.
The trading simulator will provide a stock simulation platform where users will have a virtual trading experience, learning how to invest and build portfolios using real-time stock price information provided by the NSE Automated Trading System.
The NSE PLC is an accredited Continuous Professional Development provider by the Capital Market Authority (CMA), the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI), and the Institute of Chartered Investment and Financial Analyst.