THE EFFECT OF RETAINED EARNINGS ON THE RETURNS OF FIRMS LISTED AT THE NAIROBI SECURITIES EXCHANGE

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This study sought to establish the effect of retained earnings on stock return of the
companies listed at the Nairobi Securities Exchange. The study followed a descriptive
study design and used secondary data obtained from Nairobi Securities Exchange and the
listed company’s annual reports for the period 2009 to 2013. The data was summarized
through excel spreadsheets and analyzed using Statistical Package for Social Sciences.
Regression analysis was conducted to obtain coefficient of determination (R), Correlation

THE EFFECT OF STRATEGIC ALLIANCES ON THE FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF COMMERCIAL BANKS IN KENYA

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The advent of globalization coupled with a competitive business environment has seen
many organizations opt for different strategies for survival. Today, the strategy of allying
with other organizations has become increasingly prevalent with many organizations
opting for strategic alliances in order to strengthen their market positions and improve on
their financial performance. In Kenya, where the banking industry is cut throat
competition, financial institutions have had to adopt a myriad of strategies in order to

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THE EFFECT OF INFLATION ON FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATION IN KENYA

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THE EFECT OF MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS ON VALUE CREATION OF INSURANCE COMPANIES IN KENYA

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Mergers and acquisitions continue to enjoy importance as strategies among insurance
companies for achieving growth. However, their success in creating shareholder value
remains contested. According to a 2009 study by Boston Consulting Group, only 46% of
insurance industry mergers and acquisitions in North America and Western Europe have
created value for shareholders .Nonetheless, the insurance industry in Kenya has witnessed a
number of mergers and acquisitions over the recent years. The aim of this research was to

EFFECT OF SOCIAL MEDIA INTERACTIONS ON FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF COMMERCIAL BANKS IN KENYA

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The study sought to establish the effect of social media interactions on financial performance
of commercial banks in Kenya. This study used a descriptive research design and all the
commercial banks in Kenya as the study population. The study used both primary collected
using semi-structured questionnaires through the drop and pick method and secondary data
from the banks’ financial reports. Multiple linear regression models was used to assess

THE EFFECT OF RISK BASED SUPERVISION ON THE FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF PENSION SCHEMES IN KENYA

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An increasing number of African countries have recently initiated reform of their pension
and social protection systems. Over the last decade, Kenya has also undertaken a major
reform of parts of its pension system, specifically in the areas of risk management and
pension schemes’ supervision. Whereas the primary motivation for reform of pension
systems in many countries worldwide has been to address the growing fiscal burden of
pension liabilities, in Kenya the major driver for reform was to strengthen the

EFFECT OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ON THE PROFITABILITY OF COMMERCIAL BANKS IN KENYA

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Every business takes birth, survives and grows with the consent and co-operation of the
society. It is the society which provides inputs to the business and accepts its output.
Naturally the business owes everything to the society. It has a broad spectrum of obligations
towards the society. Therefore in order to be a good citizen every business has to accept and
fulfil its proportionate responsibilities towards the society. The business being the creator of

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