The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) is a semi autonomous body that was established in 1996, by the CMA Act, Cap 84. The Authority is responsible for promoting, developing and regulating the capital markets industry in Uganda, with the overall objectives of investor protection and market efficiency.
The Authority reports reports and accounts to Government through the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development. CMA plays a significant role in regional and international cooperation and is a member of the East African Securities Regulatory Authorities (EASRA) and the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).
To establish Uganda's capital market as the most efficient and trusted center for attracting and providing capital in Africa
To foster a transparent, accessible and effective capital market in Uganda
- Integrity: We act ethically and work in the public interest, treating people fairly and honestly
- Teamwork: We support and promote collaboration among the CMA team and with external stakeholders
- Accountability: We strive to live up to the aspirations of our mission so as to deliver quality services and promote the best interest of our stakeholders
- Excellence: We strive to pursue and deliver the highest quality of service to our stakeholders