Equity Group Holdings enters into a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of a majority stake in Banque Commercial Du Congo, proposes to increase its shareholding in EBC in a deal with Kreditanstalt Für Wiederaufbau (KfW) Nairobi, 19th November, 2019…. Equity Group Holdings, (EGH) has entered into a share purchaseRead More →

Nairobi, November 18, 2019…..Equity has been named the Most Innovative Bank at the third annual Sustainable Finance Initiative (SFI) Catalyst Awards ceremony organized by Kenya Bankers Association (KBA).Equity was on the podium in 8 categories scooping top position in three of the 10 categories. These are; Most Innovative Bank, ClientRead More →

Nairobi, 14th November, 2019…… Equity Group’s diaspora remittance volumes hit Sh100 billion in the nine months to September, helping boost the lender’s forex trading income to Sh. 2.84 billion in the period. The volume grew by 28 percent compared to the same period in 2018 – when the bank handledRead More →

Launched The Chancellor’s Forest and achieved a target of 10% forest cover by covering 70 acres with 88,000 trees. Meru, 14th November 2019… As part of Equity’s yearlong 35 year anniversary celebrations, today, in partnership with Meru University of Science and Technology, Equity planted 40,000 indigenous and exotic tree seedlingsRead More →

Nairobi 12th November 2019………….. Equity Group increased its lending to enterprises in the real economy by 21%. This was supported by the Young Africa Works partnership between Equity Group, Mastercard Foundation and the Kenya government whose objective is creating 5 million decent jobs for young people. Loans and advances toRead More →

The Group has dedicated Kshs. 350 Million for the nationwide cause to conserve the environment Nairobi 22nd October 2019…Equity Group has announced plans to implement an ambitious project to plant 35 million trees across the country within a year. The announcement was made on the Bank’s 35th Anniversary and comesRead More →

Equity Bank Kenya enters into partnership with AGCO through Local Dealer FMD East Africa. *         The partnership will see customers get up to 80% financing payable within 48 months on the Massey Ferguson tractors and accompanying implements. *         The promotion will come with flexible repayment cycles and covers both currentRead More →

Equitel’s Mobile commerce payments continue to drive growth for the operator  Nairobi, 17th October 2019….Equitel has recorded a 16% growth in the number of mobile money commerce transactions, according to the latest data from the Communications Authority (CA). The MVNO saw its mobile money commerce transactions increase to 101 millionRead More →

The Global SME Finance Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of financial institutions and fintech companies in delivering exceptional products and services to their SME clients. Nairobi, October 14th, 2019 – Equity has won the Global SME Finance Award in the Platinum Category of SME Bank of the Year – Africa,Read More →