CDSC Registrars (CDSCR) is a leading service provider offering a full spectrum of registry and software as service solutions. We combine experience, innovation and a customer centricity approach to offer timeous and meticulous service to businesses, Issuers, their shareholders and other stakeholders. Our goal is to provide top notch registry services and business solutions in line with the current and future market needs while ensuring compliance with applicable laws.

CDSCR is a private company duly incorporated in Kenya in 2009. A sister Company was incorporated in Rwanda in 2010; both being subsidiaries of the Central Depository & Settlement Corporation (CDSC), Kenya.


To be the premier securities registrar, financial and software solution services provider in East Africa.


To offer top notch, innovative and cost effective services and software solutions to our Clients in East Africa.

Core Values.

At CDSC Registrars, we take a thoughtful and deliberate approach to promoting the values below:

  • Customer centricity
  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Quality

Why choose us



At CDSCR we are not just a service provider but a business partner. We are committed to efficient service delivery so that our Clients can focus on their core business. We work together with our customers and partners to meet our Clients’ needs and provide superior business solutions in East Africa.


CDSCR has pioneered innovative solutions in the past to offer efficiency and convenience such as the mobile based registry system for the M-Akiba retail bond issued by the Government of Kenya in 2017. We continue to challenge ourselves to deliver the latest technology services in the shortest time possible customizable to our clients ‘needs.


CDSCR has been in business for almost 10 years managing registers and transactions of various complexities in Kenya and Rwanda. Together with its technology Partner, CDSCR has a combined experience of 30 years in registry and business system installations that control and safeguard values in millions of dollars across 9 other African countries. We share this experience with our Clients and their stakeholders to deliver superior solutions.