Nairobi, Tuesday 25thApril 2017………… Equity Bank has been recognized as the world’s 5th most socially devoted financial brand and the best inKenya. This is according to the latest Q4 2016 rankings released by Socialbakers, the world’s leading social media analytics provider.
Nairobi: Thursday, 20th April 2017:Caritas Microfinance Bank (Caritas MFB) was officially launched today. This is after being granted a nationwide license by the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) in June 2015 becoming the twelfth microfinance bank (MFB) in Kenya.
19th April 2017 –Stanbic Bank has launched a training and mentoring programme for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in partnership with Strathmore Business School.
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…manages to attain a less than 10-seconds transaction turnaround rate
30/03…A total of 2 million bank customers have signed up for the newest money transfer service, PesaLink owned by the bankers’ umbrella body.
Nairobi, March 31 2017 - National Bank of Kenya has recorded a profit before tax of KES 182 million for the period ending 31 December 2016. This marked a 100% increase in profits compared to 2015 which stood at a loss of KES 1.6B, this is due to better management of cost of funds and increased volumes from clients
The European Investment Bank has signed two new credit lines for East-Africa this morning for a total of EUR 95 million (Kshs 10.45 billion) to be made available through Equity Bank and HFC Limited to support smaller local projects in Kenya, Tanzania, DRC and Uganda.
21/03…Banking services group, I&M Bank Limited has announced a 9% after tax profit growth for its 2016 full year trading results.