Influence of bond investment on financial performance of insurance companies listed at Nairobi securities

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dc.contributor.author Shaaban, Ramadhan
dc.contributor.author Ndirangu, Antony W.
dc.date.accessioned 2019-03-25T07:44:53Z
dc.date.available 2019-03-25T07:44:53Z
dc.date.issued 2018-10
dc.identifier.citation International Journal of Business Management and Economic Review, Vol. 1, No. 05 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 2581-4664
dc.identifier.uri http://ijbmer.org/uploads/BMER_1_55.pdf
dc.identifier.uri http://repository.seku.ac.ke/handle/123456789/4410
dc.description.abstract The aim of the study was to investigate the influence of bond investment on financial performance of insurance companies listed at Nairobi securities exchange. Theory underpinning this study was Arbitrage Pricing Theory. The study adopted descriptive research design. Target population of the study included 6 insurance companies listed in Nairobi Stock Exchange. The target respondents were finance officers, internal auditors, credit managers, operations managers, valuers and underwriters. Thus the total target population was 36 respondents from the six insurance companies listed in Nairobi stock exchange. The study used questionnaires to collect data. Questionnaires were tested for validity and reliability. The collected data was analyzed using statistical package for social sciences. Data was analyzed using descriptive statistics and inferential statistics and was presented in tables and relevant discussions. Findings indicated that bond investment had a significant influence on financial performance of insurance companies. Hence the study concluded that bond investment have a significant influence on financial performance of insurance firms listed in NSE. The study recommended that the management of insurance firms should focus their attention on coming up with policies to guide their decisions in bond investments. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Asset Allocation Asset en_US
dc.subject Bond Investment en_US
dc.subject Financial Performance en_US
dc.subject Insurance Companies en_US
dc.subject Nairobi Securities en_US
dc.title Influence of bond investment on financial performance of insurance companies listed at Nairobi securities en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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