Review statistics on the financial sector, generated through Central Bank research and oversight
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.
|The Central Bank of Kenya publishes daily market-based forex rates|
|The latest news on the Central Bank and updates from Kenya’s banking sector|
|Find the latest tenders and notifications issued by the Central Bank of Kenya|
|Careers Work for the Central bank of Kenya|
|Videos, photos and other media from the Central Bank of Kenya’s media archive|
Treasury Bills & Bonds
The Central Bank of Kenya staff successfully hiked Mount Kilimanjaro on June 4-11, 2017, to raise funds in support of St. Kizito’s School for the Deaf, Litein.
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) celebrated its 50 years of existence and service to the nation of Kenya in September 2016. These celebrations entailed the CBK’s involvement in a number of activities.
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has prepared a draft paper on the impact of interest rate capping on the Kenyan economy. CBK invites comments on the draft paper through the email address ResearchStat@centralbank.go.ke by April 30, 2018. Read the full draft paper...read more
The Monetary Policy Committee lowered the Central Bank Rate (CBR) to 9.50 percent at its March 19, 2018 meeting. Read...read more
The Central Bank of Kenya and the University of Nairobi hosted a public lecture in honour of the late Prof. Francis Mwega on February 27, 2018. The keynote address was by Prof. Benno Ndulu, the former Governor of the Bank of Tanzania, on the subject 'Conduct of...read more
The Central Bank of Kenya has compiled the credit officer survey report for the quarter ended December 2017. The survey, undertaken on a quarterly basis, aims at monitoring trends in credit standards in the Kenyan banking industry and gaining insights into specific...read more