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Insurance firms shake Kenya’s financial sector with goodies

Insurance firms shake Kenya’s financial sector with goodies

2017-08-19 04:07:14, the-star.co.ke

Insurance firms in Kenya are rolling out innovative wealth management services to the public, promising higher returns and personal covers as added value, exerting pressure on the country’s banking sector currently facing competition from mobile money services. A classic example of this trend is exhibited by Britam Asset Managers, a company under Britam Holding that is offering personal and institutional financial services like unit trust funds, discretionary portfolio management, private wealth and diaspora financial services

 

Corporate

Barclays bank posts ksh 5.2 billion IN HALF YEAR PROFITS

Barclays bank posts ksh 5.2 billion IN HALF YEAR PROFITS

2017-08-16 18:13:00, kassweekly.co.ke

Performance highlights: Customer loans and advances grew by 7% to Ksh164 billion Impairment registered a 33% drop from Kshs.2.0 billion to Kshs.1.4 billion Customer deposits grew by 3% to Kshs.189 billion Interim dividend pay-out of Kshs.0.20 per share. Barclays Bank of Kenya has today reported a profit before tax of Kshs.5.2 billion for the period ended 30 June 2017. According to the bank’s Managing Director, Jeremy Awori, these results are a demonstration of the bank’s resilience in a challenging operating environment that is largely characterised by tough macro-economic conditions and the effects of the new interest rates law

 

Finance

Insurance firms shake Kenya’s financial sector with goodies

Insurance firms shake Kenya’s financial sector with goodies

2017-08-19 04:07:14, the-star.co.ke

Insurance firms in Kenya are rolling out innovative wealth management services to the public, promising higher returns and personal covers as added value, exerting pressure on the country’s banking sector currently facing competition from mobile money services. A classic example of this trend is exhibited by Britam Asset Managers, a company under Britam Holding that is offering personal and institutional financial services like unit trust funds, discretionary portfolio management, private wealth and diaspora financial services

 

Enterprises

Coop Bank eyes SA fi rm Joint Venture

Coop Bank eyes SA fi rm Joint Venture

2017-08-19 04:39:21, the-star.co.ke

Co-operative Bank has received regulatory approval from the Central Bank of Kenya to embark on a Joint Venture with South Africa’s leasing company Super Group Limited. Through the partnership, the country’s second largest lender, by market share, is seeking to expand its asset base leveraging on major infrastructure projects, increased government acquisitions of equipment through leasing, exploration and mining activities in oil and gas subsectors

 

Money

op Bank seeks to diversify income as rate cap bites

op Bank seeks to diversify income as rate cap bites

2017-08-18 20:10:12, standardmedia.co.ke

SUMMARY The bank’s net profit dropped by 10.81 per cent from Sh7.4 billion to Sh6.6 billion The lender wants to leverage on the Government’s appetite for leased equipment such as motor vehicles The Co-operative Bank has received regulatory approval to enter into a leasing business joint venture with a South African firm. The lender has partnered with Super Group Limited to offer leased equipment in exploration, infrastructure, manufacturing, construction, transport, and information technology

 

Trade

Africa-US AGOA trade talks end with no decision, less enthusiasm

Africa-US AGOA trade talks end with no decision, less enthusiasm

2017-08-11 16:07:33, the-star.co.ke

Talks between African and US officials to review the AGOA free trade deal ended on Thursday with no decision and a feeling on all sides that it has achieved little since it was set up. President Donald Trump's top trade negotiator Robert Lighthizer and other US officials have been in the tiny West African nation of Togo over the past two days to discuss the Clinton-era trade pact with sub-Saharan Africa

 

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