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Diamond Trust Bank to Acquire Habib Bank of Kenya
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Diamond Trust Bank will now take over Habib Bank according to the statement released to newsrooms by the Central Bank of Kenya. ...

KCB Foundation Launches Hydroponic Agriculture Project; Donates Food Aid in Marsabit County

The KCB Foundation has launched a long-term project to grow livestock fodder using hydroponic technology in Kenya’s arid and semi-arid counties in ...

Gulf African Bank to Hold Capacity Building Program for Women-owned Business In Mombasa

Gulf African Bank, Kenya’s premier SME Shari’ah compliant bank, are to hold a capacity building program for women owned businesses in Mombasa, ...

CBK To Finalize Approvals of DIB Bank Kenya Limited and Mayfair Bank Limited
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The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has announced its intention to finalize the processing of license applications for two institutions that had ...

National Microfinance Bank In Partnership with MasterCard to Ensure the Digitization of Tanzania Agricultural Sector

National Microfinance Bank PLC (NMB) has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Mastercard to ensure the digitization of the agricultural sector in ...

Barclays Kenya 2016 full-year profits dips 10pc to Kshs 10.8 billion
Barclays Bank of Kenya Records Pre tax profit of Ksh 7.71 Bn in Q3 2017
Barclays Bank of Kenya said on Thursday its pre tax profit dipped by 10 percent to Ksh 10 billion for the period ...

I&M Bank Rwanda Launches its Public Offer to Sell a 19.6% Stake in the Bank
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I&M Bank Rwanda is a subsidiary of I&M Holdings (headquartered in Kenya) which has a 55 percent stake in the company through ...

Equity Banks Spreads its Wings in Neighboring Tanzania With a New Branch
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Equity Bank has officially commissioned its newest branch in the coastal city of Zanzibar as it seeks to deepen its forays in the ...

I&M Acquires Giro Commercial Bank
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I&M  has acquired 100 percent of Giro Commercial Bank Ltd according to the Central Bank of Kenya. “This acquisition follows CBK’s approval on ...

Kenya Bankers Association unveils Pesalink Brand for Bank Customers

Kenya Bankers Association (KBA), has unveiled the PesaLink brand and kicked-off a phased rollout of the digital payments platform that is expected ...