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The Central Bank of Kenya is responsible for formulating monetary policy to achieve and maintain price stability. The Central Bank also promotes financial stability; an effective and efficient payment, clearing and settlement system; formulates and implements foreign exchange policies; holds and manages foreign exchange reserves; issuing of currency; and is the banker for, adviser to and fiscal agent of the Government.
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The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) is celebrating its 50 years of existence and service to the nation of Kenya. These celebrations involve the CBK’s involvement in a number of activities.
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) retained the Central Bank Rate (CBR) at 10.0 percent at its meeting held on November 28, 2016. The Committee concluded that inflationary pressures were mild and inflation will remain within the Government target range in the short...read more
The Macroeconomic and Financial Management Institute of Eastern and Southern Africa (MEFMI) is inviting applications for the position of Programme Manager in Public Debt Institutional Development. The deadline for submitting applications is 18th November, 2016. Click...read more
On October 28, 2016, over 160 Kenyan athletes converged at the Boma Inn Hotel in Eldoret to attend a Financial Health and Security Program organized by the CBK in the context of the 50th anniversary celebrations. The program seeks to boost financial literacy among the...read more
The CBK on October 28, 2016 bagged two Awards during the 2016 FiRe Award ceremony held at the Windsor Hotel, Nairobi. CBK scooped the top position in the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) - Public Sector Entities category and was runner up in the...read more