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In December 2018, SIB was licensed as a Money Manager in Kenya, by the Capital Markets Authority.

The Mansa-X Story

Welcome to Mansa-X Fund, where the legacy of Mansa Musa, the illustrious 9th Emperor of Mali and one of history’s wealthiest figures, inspires our foundation. Drawing upon Mansa Musa’s legendary trade achievements in salt, gold, and more, our investment strategy mirrors the diversity and success of his empire.

Mansa-X is a Multi-Asset Strategy Fund that employs a sophisticated long/short trading model tailored to maximize client returns even amidst market volatility while safeguarding their investments against downturns. The fund is a product of Standard Investment Bank, which is licensed and regulated as a money manager by the Capital Markets Authority of Kenya.

Available in both KES & USD denominations, Mansa-X Fund is your gateway to resilient and prosperous investment, rooted in the rich heritage of African success and innovation.

Where does Mansa-X Invest?

Mansa-X is a highly diversified fund, investing in a wide range of asset classes that include:

  • Currencies
  • Precious Metals
  • Commodities
  • Stock Indices
  • Single Stocks
  • Cash & Fixed Income

The fund invests mainly in the world’s major global stock exchanges such as the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), London Stock Exchange (LSE), Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FRA) and Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKG). The fund also creates exposure to futures and options for metals, commodities and interest rate products.

Mansa-X Fund Features

  • 0% Initial Fee
  • 0% Redemption Fee
  • Minimum Investment KES. 250,000 ($2,500)
  • Minimum Top-up KES. 100,000 ($1,000)
  • 6 Month Lock-In-Period
  • 5% Financial Services Charge – prorated daily over 365 days
  • 10% Performance Charge – applied on the surplus when a return above the
  • 25% hurdle rate is attained on KES Fund.
  • 15% Performance Charge applied on the USD Fund for a return earned above 15% hurdle rate

Above Average Market Returns: Mansa-X KES Fund has consistently delivered an average net return of 17.2% p.a. to its clients since inception.

The Benefits of Investing in Mansa-X Include:


With the ability to trade over 200 asset classes, Mansa-X provides more opportunities to squeeze out a return, while protecting investors capital in case of adverse market movements in any of the asset classes.

Trading Opportunities

Applying a long/short trading model enables the fund to make money whether assets are gaining value (going long) or losing value (going short).

24-Hour Market

The funds’ ability to access and trade in markets such as Sydney, Tokyo, Nairobi, London and New York 24 hours a day, maximises your earning potential.

Dollar Return

The fund invests in USD, earning a superior return which potentially adjusts for KES depreciation and inflation.



The fund has the ability to trade amounts larger than your capital, enabling it to deliver higher than market returns.


Highly Liquid

Mansa-X investors can access their capital or returns with ease upon request. (48-72 hours)


Invest exceptionally with Mansa-X Fund today. Interested? ​

Schedule a consultation with a qualified Relationship Manager.

Our Mansa Xperts.

Each member of our team is a specialist in their field. Together, we make sure you’re investing where the best returns are, while building loyalty across every touchpoint.

Mansa-X Resources

Download valuable fund resources

Mansa-X KES & USD Fact Sheet
Q1 2024

Intro to SIB & Mansa-X
Q1 2024