Companies Britam pays off Sh6.25bn bond ahead of maturity Insurance group Britam Holdings #ticker:BRIT has redeemed its corporate bond nine months ahead of its expected maturity date of July 15, 2019, paying investors, including Equity Bank #ticker:EQTY and Commercial Bank of Africa, a total of Sh6.25 billion.
Equity Bank pipped arch-rivals KCB Lions 3-2 in Nairobi to retain the Kenya National Premier Chess League title as the 2018 season came to a close over the weekend.
First Bank for example, played without their dependable US-based post players Aisha Mohammed and Celia Okoye, who got stuck in Europe due to terrible weather conditions being experienced there, and only arrived here after the KPA match, while Ferroviario also had their American import sit out their game against Equity Bank, awaiting Fiba's approval to play, which she finally got on Sunday.
Swords will meet Equity Bank in the semi-finals while champions Kenya Ports Authority will take on Storms.
Kenya Ports Authority and Equity Bank posted mixed results in the ongoing Fiba Africa women’s Champions Cup in Maputo, Mozambique.
The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) says Mr Mutuku deposited large sums of money in several accounts held at CfC Stanbic Bank #ticker:CFC (Sh719 million), Standard Chartered Bank #ticker:SCBK (Sh312 million), Equity Bank #ticker:EQTY (Sh286 million), Co-operative Bank #ticker:COOP (Sh32.1 million) and Gulf Africa (Sh39.1 million).
Sunday's make-or-break Game Three was to break the tie and determine who joins champions Kenya Ports Authority, Equity Bank and Storms in the last four.
IN MAPUTO Kenya's Equity Bank put up a spirited fight in their opening Group "A" match at this year's Fiba Africa Women Club Championships but it was not good enough as hosts Ferroviario Maputo emerged 68-45 winners in Maputo on Saturday night.
Thunder, who had eliminated Equity Bank 2-0 in the quarter-final, led 20-11 at end of first quarter before stretching their lead to to 31-25 at the breather.
The banks are Standard Chartered, Equity Bank, Kenya Commercial Bank, Cooperative bank and Diamond Trust bank Kenya.