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NSE Derivatives
Single Stock Futures

These are derivative instruments that give investors exposure to price movements on an underlying stock/share. The parties agree to exchange a specific number of stocks/shares in a company at a future price agreed today.

Single stocks/shares listed: ABSA, BATK, COOP, EABL, EQTY, IMHP, KCB, NCBA, SCBK, SCOM. Contract Months: Expires Quarterly (March, June, September and December).

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Contract Size:

For stocks/shares trading below KES 100:1 contract = 1000 underlying stocks/shares.

For stocks/shares trading above KES 100:1 contract = 100 underlying stocks/shares.

Margin:

This is fixed by the exchange https://www.nse.co.ke/derivatives/market-notices/

However, the clearing member requires an additional 10% margin in addition to the margin required by the exchange.

Minimum Price Movement:
PRICE RANGETICK SIZE (KES)
Below 1000.01
≥ 100˂ 5000.05
≥ 5000.25

Trading Hours

InstrumentEAT
Determined by the Exchange09:30-15:00
Note: Expiry Dates: 3rd Thursday of expiry month (If a holiday then the previous day is used).
Expiry Time: 15:00 hrs EAT.
Trading & Settlement Currency: KES.
Market Fees:
ParticipantPercentage
Exchange Fees0.025%
Clearing Member Fees0.025%
Trading Member Fees0.15%
IPF Fees0.01%
CMA Fees0.01%
TOTAL PER CONTRACT0.22%
Equity Index Futures

These are derivative instruments that give investors exposure to price movements on an underlying index. The NSE shall initially construct Equity Index Futures contracts based on the NSE 25 Index.

Equity Index listed: NSE 25 Share Index, Mini NSE 25 Share Index.

Contract Months: Expires Quarterly (March, June, September and December).

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Contract Size:

One Index Point: 1 point = 100 Kenyan Shillings

Margin:

This is fixed by the exchange https://www.nse.co.ke/derivatives/market-notices/

However, the clearing member requires an additional 10% margin in addition to the margin required by the exchange.

Minimum Price Movement:
PRICE RANGETICK SIZE (KES)
Below 1000.01
≥ 100˂ 5000.05
≥ 5000.25

Trading Hours

InstrumentEAT
Determined by the Exchange09:30-15:00
Note: Expiry Dates: 3rd Thursday of expiry month (If a holiday then the previous day is used).
Expiry Time: 15:00 hrs EAT.
Trading & Settlement Currency: KES.
Market Fees:
ParticipantPercentage
Exchange Fees0.020%
Clearing Member Fees0.020%
Trading Member Fees0.10%
IPF Fees0.01%
CMA Fees0.01%
TOTAL PER CONTRACT0.16%

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SCFM Limited, trading as Scope Markets, is a Limited Liability Company incorporated in Kenya, incorporation number PVT-GYULYYG, authorised and regulated by the Capital Markets Authority as a Non-Dealing Foreign Exchange Broker, license number 123 and a Derivatives Broker, license number 143 and whose registered address is Westside Tower, 4th Floor, Office no. 402 &403, along Lower Kabete Road, Westlands, Nairobi and of P.O Box 2763-00606 Nairobi, Kenya.

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