Kenyan Banks Listed In The NSE

The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) is a leading African Exchange, based in Kenya. It offers a world class trading facility for local and international investors looking to gain exposure to Kenya and Africa’s economic growth by encouraging savings and investment, as well as helping local and international companies access cost-effective capital.

1.Barclays bank Ltd

Barclays Bank of Kenya is one of the main Kenyan banking groups. Net interest income breaks down by activity as follows:Retail banking (79.3%) and corporate banking (23.7%).

In 1986 listed in the NSE trading under the symbol BBK with its largest shareholder currently being Absa Group Ltd with

Contact info

Barclays Bank of Kenya

The West End Building Way Waiyaki

PO Box 30120

KE-00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 (20) 4254000

Fax : +254 (2) 213915

2.CFC Stanbic Holdings Ltd

Stanbic Holdings is one of the Kenyan largest banking groups. Net interest income breaks down by activity as follows business bank and investment bank (53.7%) and retail bank and commercial bank (46.3%).

In 1955 listed in the NSE trading under the symbol CFC with its largest shareholder currently being Standard Bank Group Ltd with

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Stanbic Holdings

Stanbic Bank Centre Road Chiromo

PO Box 72833

KE-00200 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 20 3268 888

Fax : +254 07 11 068 888

3.I & M Holdings Ltd.

I&M Holdings is a holding company organized around 4 areas of activity: banking, insurance, real estate asset management and investment services.

It was incorporated in 1950 and it is one of the oldest companies to be listed in the NSE whereby its largest shareholder is Minard Holdings Ltd with 21.37% of shares.

Contact info

I&M Holdings

2nd Avenue Ngong

PO BOX 30238

KE-00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 20 322 1000

4.Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Ltd 

Diamond Trust Bank Kenya is a banking group organized primarily around 4 areas of activities:retail bank,commercial bank, business bank and insurance.

It is listed in the NSE under the symbol DTK with the largest shareholder currently being Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development SA with 16.5% shares.

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Diamond Trust Bank Kenya

DTB Centre, 6th floor Road Mombasa

PO Box 61711

KE-00200 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 20 284 9888

5.HF Group Ltd.

HF Group specializes in mortgage financing services. The group’s activity is organized primarily around 3 areas:residential mortgage loan granting, customized mortgage loan granting to employees and real estate loan. 

In 1992, it was listed in the NSE to trade under the symbol HFCK.

Contact info

HF Group

Rehani House Avenue Kenyatta

P.O Box 30088

KE-00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 (20) 326 2000

6.KCB Group Ltd. 

KCB Group is a banking group organized around 4 sectors of activities:retail banking (37% of Net Interest Income);corporate banking (26.2%);market banking (22.1%) and mortgage financing (14.7%).

It is listed in the NSE under the symbol KCB with its largest shareholder being the Kenyan government with 17.5% shares.

Contact info

KCB Group

Kencom House 8th Avenue Moi

PO Box 48400

KE-00100 Nairobi,Kenya

Phone : +254 (0)20 3270000

Fax : +254 (0)20 216405

7.National Bank of Kenya Ltd.

National Bank of Kenya is a banking group organized around 4 areas of activity:retail bank: sale of classic and specialized banking products and services; commercial bank;business bank and Islamic bank.

It is listed in the NSE where it trades under the symbol NBK.

Contact info

National Bank of Kenya

National Bank Building 18 Avenue Harambee

PO Box 72866

KE-00200 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 020 282 8000

Fax : +254 020 311 444

8.NIC Bank Ltd 

NIC Bank is one of the Kenyan largest banking groups. Income breaks down by activity as follows:retail banking (32.4%);investment banking (26.1%);market banking and brokerage services (22.1%) and business banking (19.4%).

In 2008 listed in the NSE trading under the symbol NIC whereby its current largest shareholder is First Chartered Securities Ltd with 15.8% shares.

Contact info

NIC Group

NIC House Road Masaba

PO Box 44599

KE-00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 (20) 2888217

Fax : +254 (20) 2888505

Internet : https://nicgroup.com

9.Standard Chartered Bank Ltd. 

Standard Chartered Bank Kenya is among the Kenyans banking group leaders. Net interest income breaks down by activity as follows:retail banking (41.6%): classical and specialized banking products and services sale (consumer credit, real estate credit, insurance, etc.);financing, investment and market banking (22.7%): specialized financing (of acquisitions, of projects, etc.), intervention on shares, rate and change, operations on shares, consulting on merger-acquisitions, etc.;commercial banking (9.3%) and other (26.4%).

In 1989 listed in the NSE trading under the symbol SCBK. The percentage stock ownership consists of:Standard Chartered Group 74% and 32,000+ institutional & individual lenders 26%

Contact info:

Standard Chartered Bank Kenya

48 Road Westlands

PO Box 30003

KE-00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 020 329 3000

Fax : +254 020 214086

10.Equity Group Holdings 

Equity Group Holdings is one of the leading Kenyan banking groups. The activity is primarily organized around 2 sectors: retail banking: sales of standard and specialized banking services (consumer credit, automobile loans, etc.) and finance banking.

It is listed in the NSE under the symbol EQTY with its largest shareholder currently being Norfininvest AS with 12.0%

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Equity Group Holdings

Equity Centre 9th Floor Road Hospital

PO Box 75104

KE-00200 Nairobi, Kenya

Phone : +254 763 063 000

Fax : +254 020 2737276

11.The Co-operative Bank Ltd

Co-operative Bank of Kenya is one of Kenya’s leading banking groups. Net banking income breaks down by activity as follows:retail banking (51%);investment banking (47%) and other (2%).

In 2008 it was listed in the NSE trading under the symbol COOP with its largest shareholder currently being Co-op Holdings Co-operative Society Ltd with 64.6% shares.

Contact info

Co-operative Bank of Kenya

Co-operative Bank House Avenue Haile Selassie

PO Box 48231

KE-00100 Nairobi,Kenya

Phone : +254 020 3276000