Cbk News

Fuel price cut set to reduce inflation

For Cbk, the preferred range for rise in cost of living is between 2.5 and 7.5 per cent.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

EDITORIAL: Go after those who finance terrorism

To achieve this, they will need the support of financial institutions as well as the Central Bank of Kenya (Cbk).

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Change in law opens window for rise in cost of bank loans

The draft legislation, however, proposes the retention of the four percentage points ceiling on loan charges above the Cbk base rate for “low risk” borrowers.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

State urged to take up IMF offer

According to Cbk, this is well within the target to maintain at least four months of imports cover, and the EAC region’s convergence criteria of 4.5 months of import cover.

The Star , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Interbank rate at 8-year low on better liquidity

Data from Central Bank of Kenya (Cbk) covering the lead up to Friday showed that daily interbank rate was on a declining trend, sending the average to 3.74 percent.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Interbank rate at 8-year low on better liquidity

Data from Central Bank of Kenya (Cbk) covering the lead up to Friday showed that daily interbank rate was on a declining trend, sending the average to 3.74 percent.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Moses Kuria tables bill seeking to improve credit access for small traders

About two years later, the government, through Cbk and the National Treasury, started battling regulation on commercial lending rate, claiming the law had not achieved the intended purpose, which was to lower cost of credit and increase access to loans for SMEs and individuals.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Clamour to cap prices in Kenya on the increase

The Kenyan economy, once described by the Central Bank of Kenya (Cbk) governor Patrick Njoroge as “fully wedded to free market policies,” is now facing increased pressure to pass regulations to cap prices.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Clamour to cap prices in Kenya on the increase

Economy Clamour to cap prices in Kenya on the increase The Kenyan economy, once described by the Central Bank of Kenya (Cbk) governor Patrick Njoroge as “fully wedded to free market policies,” is now facing increased pressure to pass regulations to cap prices.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Chase Bank buyer lends Sh4.7bn to parent firm

Central Bank of Kenya (Cbk) governor Patrick Njoroge, speaking at the take-over ceremony held in Nairobi, hailed the official re-opening of Chase Bank, citing the reviving of the collapsed lender as a landmark for the country’s financial sector.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 15, 2019