Equity Bank Receives African Investor (Ai) Award in New York

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications; Nairobi, September 17, 2008

Equity Bank has been recognized for its role in business and investment during the African (A.I) investor Awards held at the New York Stock Exchange early this week. Equity Bank was named the Best Performing Ai 100 Company

Equity Launches Cellphone Banking

Daily Nation, Sep 4, 2008
Philip Wahome

The next battle frontier for banks will be fought on mobile phone, signaling a widely anticipated drop in banking transactions costs by customers

Equity Introduces Mobile Banking Services

Business Daily
Business Daily

Equity Bank has joined Kenyan Banks leveraging on the penetration of mobile phone usage in the country

Equity Bank unveils innovative mobile phone banking service

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Equity Bank today unveiled a revolutionary service that will see the bank's 2.7 million customers transact through their mobile phones

Equity best bank in Kenya - Kenya Banking Survey 2008

Equity Bank; August 1, 2008
Corporate Communications

Equity Bank has been ranked the best bank in the country in a new survey released by the Banking Survey of Kenya

Equity Bank Group Half Year Profits Up By 200%

Equity Bank, July 24, 2007
Corporate Communications

Equity has lived up to its reputation of not only being the first Bank to release its half year results but of doubling its profitability

Euromoney votes Equity Bank Best Bank in Kenya for the second year running

Equity Bank; July 16, 2008
Corporate Communications

For the second year running, Equity Bank has been voted the

Equity Bank, CARE launches credit facility for the livestock sector

Equity Bank, July 7, 2008
Corporate Communications

Equity Bank and Care International have jointly launched a new product specifically targeting livestock traders and ranchers in the country

Equity Bank's pre-University sponsorship programme tops Ksh 112 million

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Equity Bank has this year spent KSh 112 million to support it's pre-university internship programme. The money - the highest since the program started - has benefitted 186 students countrywide who came top of their districts at the Kenya Certificate of

KU-Equity launch Community Service project

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Equity Bank and Kenyatta University today launched an annua

Equity Bank AGM notice

Equity Bank
Equity Bank

Equity Bank AGM June 27, 2008

Equity Bank Shareholders Approve Uganda Microfinance Limited Acquisition

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications: June 27, 2008

Equity Bank shareholders today gave a nod to the bank to acquire the Uganda Microfinance Limited � the leading Microfinance Company in Uganda, effectively taking up 100 % of the bank�s share capital

Equity Bank signs an agreement with Nairobi City Water & Sewerage Company

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Nairobi residents have something to smile about as Equity Bank in conjunction with Nairobi City & Sewerage Company (NCWSC) has entered into an agreement for the payment of water bills

New Grain Store System Launched

Daily Nation: April 24, 2008
Nation Reporter

The East African Grain Council has launched the Warehouse Receipt System (WRS) in Kenya that will cut out exploitative middlemen and unlock the commercial potential of farming


Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Equity Bank CEO, Dr James Mwangi will give a speech on

Equity Bank Enters Uganda

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Kenya's fast growing bank Equity Bank Limited announced today that it

Safaricom staff to get loans from Equity Bank

Corporate Communications

Kenya's leading mobile telephone service provider


Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Equity Bank's pre-tax profit for the year ended 31st

Equity upbeat on earnings despite turmoil

Business Daily; January 23, 2008
Geoffrey Irungu

Equity CEO, James Mwangi January 23, 2008: Equity Bank estimates that only a negligible fraction of its business is at risk of going bad following the business losses emerging from political turmoil


Tumaini na Undugu Response
Tumaini na Undugu Secretariat

Following the post election violence witnessed in Kenya, several people have been displaced. These people need your help. Together, we can assist in giving the hope for a better future. Kindly donate cash, food, clothes

Equity AGM Approves Helios Deal

Daily Nation
Nation Correspondent

Equity Bank's shareholders on Friday approved the 24.99 per cent buy out of its shares by Helios EB Investors, L.P for Sh11 billion

Finance institutions unveil joint product

Business Daily Africa
Moris Aaron

Three financial institutions have launched a joint product targeting investment groups

Equity Bank - Helios deal gets CMA approval

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

Kenya's fast growing bank Equity Bank Limited announced today that it has received the requisite regulatory approvals from the Central Bank and The Capital Market's Authority to proceed with a deal signed with Helios EB investors' a capital managem

People's revolution

The New Vision
By Paul Busharizi

During the recently-concluded Commonwealth Business Forum (CBF), there was an interesting presentation on

PRESS RELEASE; Shareholders Circular

Equity Bank
Corporate Communications

The purpose of this document is to provide you with information on the terms of the Investment, on Helios as the new strategic partner for the Bank and on the positive impact this is expected to have on the Bank's financial position, its prospects and