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News & Highlights
24 May 2013
The Deposit Protection Fund Board invites stakeholders and members of the public to submit written comments, queries or views on the Draft Kenya Deposit Insurance Act, 2012 (KDI Act).
16 May 2013
The prevailing political risks in the first quarter of 2013 resulted in a general decline in demand for credit across all economic sectors in Kenya. This is according to the CBK’s Credit Officer Survey Report for the quarter ended March 2013.
15 May 2013
The Kenyan Banking Sector registered improved performance with the size of assets standing at Ksh. 2.4. trillion and loans and advances amounting to Ksh. 1.4 trillion as at 31st March 2013.
14 May 2013
The banking sector supported the various economic sectors through provision of loans and advances in 2012. Some of the critical economic sectors that received credit were Trade, Manufacturing, Hotels and Restaurants, Transport and Communication, Manufacturing and Agricu...
13 May 2013
Central Bank has issued a license to U & I Deposit Taking Microfinance Institution Ltd. to carry out community deposit-taking microfinance business. U & I DTM Limited becomes the ninth deposit taking microfinance institution (DTM) to be licensed.
03 May 2013
The remittance inflow in March 2013 increased by USD 1.021 million (or 1.0 percent) higher than the February 2013 inflow of USD 102.4 million. In the 12 months to March 2013, average remittance inflows increased to USD 98.3 million from USD 82.9 million.
Posted on Jun 19, 2013
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