Equity Bank Awarded Best Managed Company in Africa Banking & Finance Sector

Corporate Communications June 02, 2012
Equity Bank

Equity Bank has been awarded Best Managed Company in Africa; Banking and Finance Sector 2012. Euromoney magazine, the voice of international capital markets, announced its results of 'Best Managed Companies in Africa' based on a survey of market analysts Read More

Equity Bank Fourways Branch moves

Corporate Communications May 28th, 2012
Equity Bank

Equity Bank Fourways Branch Has Moved. Bigger and Better

Equity Bank profit before tax up by 29 percent

Corporate Communications April 26, 2012
Equity Bank

Regional banking group, Equity Bank's ongoing focus on product development, credit and risk management have paid off with a 29 percent growth in profits before tax. The Bank has posted a profit before tax of Kshs 3.73 billion up from Kshs 2.90 billion pos

Equity Bank Named Best Bank in Kenya

Corporate Communications April 25, 2012
Equity Bank

Equity Bank has been named the Best Bank in Kenya this year as the CEO Dr James Mwangi received the Life Time Achievement Award.

250 Top KCSE scholars to benefit from Equity Bank's university sponsorship programme

Corporate Communications April 2, 2012
Equity Bank

Two hundred and fifty top performers in last year's Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education are set to benefit from Equity Bank's university sponsorship, leadership and mentorship programme

Equity Bank Group and IFC Team up to Expand Access to Finance in East Africa

Corporate Communications March 28, 2012
Equity Bank

Equity Bank Limited and Subsidiaries Annual Report and Financial Statements 31 December 2011

Corporate Communications March 9, 2012
Equity Bank

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Corporate Communications March 9, 2012
Equity Bank

Equity Bank boss in the U.S. for UN Special session

Corporate Communications February 28, 2012
Equity Bank

Equity Bank sets out to revolutionize banking in Rwanda

Corporate Communications February 17, 2012
Equity Bank

Regional financial solutions provider Equity Bank Group has moved to further enhance its East African presence with the official opening of seven branches in Rwanda.

Equity Group Foundation and the MasterCard Foundation welcome 2,144 New Students to Kenya's Largest

Corporate Communications February 1, 2012
Equity Bank

In a classical case of development partnership, The Equity Group Foundation in collaboration with The MasterCard Foundation, USAID Kenya, today flagged off more than 2144 form one students who have received comprehensive secondary school scholarships as p

Wings to Fly will offer 2140 scholarships across the country to top performing financially needy chi

Corporate Communications December 24, 2011
Equity Bank

24/12/12 Nairobi...Equity Bank, Equity Group Foundation and The MasterCard Foundation with support from USAID will offer 2140 scholarships across the country to children from needy backgrounds who will attain 350 marks and above in the 2011 KCPE exams.

BBC News - Kenyan hopes to open up banking to the poor

Corporate Communications December 13, 2011
Equity Bank

"People are driven by emotions and it's all about the enthusiasm of liberating our people" Said Dr. Mwangi in a recent interview by BBC. To listen to the podcast

Public Notice: E-Ticketing System

Corporate Communications December 09, 2011
Equity Bank

The County Council of Narok is pleased to inform our esteemed customers, tour operators, and visitors to the Maasai Mara game reserve, of the newly introduced Maasai Mara Smart cards.

Purchase for progress November Update ACCESS TO FINANCE

Corporate Communications December 08, 2011
Equity Bank

This issue focuses on access to finance. It includes two articles from the field (Kenya and El Salvador); reflections on WFP's role in access to finance; details of WFP's experience so far during the pilot; and news on P4P's latest partnerships

Orange launches Visa card in partnership with Equity Bank

Corporate Communications November 28, 2011
Equity Bank

Nairobi, November 28, 2011 - Integrated telecommunications services provider Orange has today announced a partnership with Visa and Equity Bank to launch the first ever Debit Card directly linking bank accounts and the Orange mobile money services.

Equity Bank Public Notice

Corporate Communications November 9, 2011
Equity Bank

The local economy continues to be affected by many factors including rising inflation caused by surge in oil & food prices, global economic meltdown, depreciating & weakening Kenya shilling all contributing to the prevailing high interest rates environmen

Equity Bank's third quarter profits soar 42% higher2

Corporate Communications October 24, 2011
Equity Bank

24/10...Regional financial solutions provider Equity Bank Group has defied economic storm and prevailing challenges to post a 42% after tax profit in its third quarter operations.

Equity Bank boss retains coveted African Banker of the Year award for the second consecutive year

Corporate Communications September 28, 2011
Equity Bank

Equity Bank Group Chief Executive Officer Dr. James Mwangi has been named as the African Banker of the Year for the second year running at the 2011 African Banker Awards in Washington D.C. which takes place during IMF/World Bank annual meetings

Equity Bank opens its 4th branch in South Sudan

Corporate Communications August 23, 2011
Equity Bank

Equity Bank South Sudan Ltd opened its 4th branch in the country. The branch called Bilpam Branch was officially opened in a colorful ceremony graced by the Lt General Pieng Deng Kuol Deputy Chief of General Staff for Administration and Finance Sudan Peop

Equity Bank's half year profits grow by 57%

Corporate Communications July 25, 2011
Equity Bank

Nairobi 25th July. . .Keeping in its exceptional performance streak, Equity Bank Group has in its half year results maintained an all-round growth in its business with a 57% increase in its profit after tax.

Back to school: Equity Bank's financial literacy programme

Joseph Mukubwa
Horticultural News

Small-scale farmers can now earn and save more thanks to the Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship Programme of Equity Bank through its Equity Group Foundation. The bank is collaborating with Mastercard.

Garissa inmates & prison warders in joint graduation


Corporate Communications July 4, 2011
Equity Bank

In a historical feat of sorts, 300 Prison Inmates and Wardens at the Garissa Provincial G.K. Prison today graduated with a certificate of proficiency in the ongoing Equity Group Foundation Financial Literacy programme.  Read more . . .

Small scale traders trooping back to class for Equity Bank's financial literacy lessons

Corporate Communications June 27, 2011
Equity Bank

Small scale traders across the country are resonating well to a financial literacy initiative recently unveiled by the Equity Group Foundation geared at eradicating Kenya's acute financial management illiteracy levels.


Corporate Communications May 20, 2011
Equity Bank

Nairobi, 19th May... Safal Mitek limited, a joint venture of Mabati Rolling Mills of Kenya and Mitek Industries of South Africa today launched a prefabricated light gauge roof truss system called ULTRASPAN. ULTRASPAN will provide the construction industr