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About Robert Katuntu

Robert Katuntu is a Partner at J. Samuel Richards & Associates, Certified Public Accountants (

Managing for members’ value – what successful retirement schemes do well

January 3, 2023 12:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

According to the Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (URBRA) Pension Digest 2021, interest declared by retirement benefits schemes (RBS) in Uganda varied from 8.0% to 18.5% per annum.  Evidently, some RBS are more successful in delivering value to their members.  What factors distinguish outperforming RBS from the rest of the... Read More

Will assignment of retirement benefits make sense?

May 12, 2022 6:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In May 2022, the Minister for Finance, Planning and Economic Development launched the Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (Assignment of Retirement Benefits for Mortgages and Loans) Regulations, 2022. This regulation was long overdue following several pleas from savers. The regulations are detailed enough and everyone ranging from the saver (member),... Read More

Insolvency and Business Restructuring in Uganda

April 7, 2022 7:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In March 2022, the Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB) hosted the fifth Annual Insolvency conference under the theme “Emerging Trends in Corporate Restructuring in Uganda: What to expect and how to prepare “. This conference was timely given the negative financial impact occasioned by the national lockdowns arising from the... Read More