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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.

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CBK and KBA to host Financial Inclusion Conference

The Central Bank of Kenya and the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) will co-host a regional conference on financial inclusion in Nairobi on May 9, 2017. The inaugural Euromoney Kenya Conference will focus on how innovations in financial technology (Fintech) can deliver...

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Key CBK Indicative Exchange Rates
US DOLLAR 103.2883
STG POUND 134.2900
EURO 116.1194
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Posted On: 23-05-2017
Key Rates
Central Bank Rate 10.00% 27/03/2017
Inter-Bank Rate 3.99% 23/05/2017
CBK Discount Window 16.00% 27/03/2017
91-Day T-Bill 8.677% 22/05/2017
REPO 6.18% 28/04/2017
Inflation Rate 11.48% April,2017
Lending Rate 13.65% January,2016
Savings Rate 6.08% January,2016
Deposit Rate 7.82% January,2016
KBRR 8.9% 25/07/2016