This is a list of Equity Bank shareholders as of 2018. Equity Bank is a subsidiary of Equity Group Holdings Limited which was formed way back in October 1984 as the Equity Building Society. Currently, Equity Bank has more than 12.1million customers making it the largest bank in terms of customer base in Africa and having nearly half of bank accounts in Kenya.
The Tier 1 bank which is listed on Nairobi Securities Exchange has an asset base of KShs 524.5 Billion. South African Investment firm Arise Limited is the largest Equity Group single shareholder with an 11.99 % stake while James Mwangi is the largest individual shareholder with a 5.52 % stake.
Check out the full list below.
Name of Owner
British-American Investments Company
James Njuguna Mwangi
Equity Bank Employees’ Share Ownership Plan
Fortress Highlands Limited
Standard Chartered Nominees Limited A/C KE002427
Standard Chartered Nominees Non-Resident A/C 9257
Equity Bank Nominees Limited A/C 00104
Stanbic Bank Nominees Limited A/C NR3530153-1
Solidus Holdings Limited
28,304 Other Investors