Other entrants include the London Stock Exchange Group, China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation and Tunis Stock Exchange among others/FILE
Other entrants include the London Stock Exchange Group, China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation and Tunis Stock Exchange among others/FILE

Kenyan blue-chip stocks at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) rallied on Wednesday to lift key indices of the market, unshaken by the Tuesday terror attack in the capital.

The NSE 20 Share Index, the NSE All Share Index and market capitalization all rose as the market remained resilient in the face of terror attack in which 14 civilians were killed by al-Shabab militants.

The NSE 20 Share Index rose by 32.31 points to stand at 2,844.25 while the NSE All Share Index picked up 1.23 points to settle at 144.76.

Similarly, the NSE 25 Share Index was up 25.19 points to stand at 3,623.19 while market capitalization, which measures shareholders’ wealth, rose from 21.4 trillion Kenyan shillings (about 21.2 billion U.S. dollars) to 21.4 billion dollars. Enditem.

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