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Sidian Bank’s Catalyst Effect on SME Growth in Kenya

Sidian Bank, a Kenyan financial institution, specializes in serving small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).  While specific research on its impact is lacking, various articles emphasize the crucial role of SME banking in Kenya’s economic development.  SMEs face challenges due to limited access to finance, making Kenya’s financial sector a key driver of economic growth.  The…

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AGF

Empowering Uganda’s SMEs: AGF’s Strategic Partnerships with Leading Banks

AGF has partnered with Uganda Development Bank (UDB) to increase lending to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), businesses linked to women and youth, and environmentally sustainable projects.  The Group CEO of AGF headed a delegation on courtesy visits to major banks in Uganda, which included centenary bank, stanbic bank, Cairo Bank, and equity bank uganda….

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NCBA

Shaping Futures: Inside the Sh100B Pension Fund Partnership

The recent Sh100 billion pension fund partnership involving NCBA, Co-op, and Stanbic Bank is poised to significantly impact the financial future of 350,000 Kenyan civil servants.  This collaboration aims to provide a secure investment platform for the Public Service Superannuation Scheme (PSSS) and the Civil Servants’ Pension Fund, contributing to Kenya’s broader infrastructure plans.  Recognizing…

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Sidian Bank’s Evolution: A Shift to MKU Towers in Nairobi CBD

Sidian Bank has relocated to MKU Towers along Moi Avenue as part of its expansion strategy, aiming to enhance customer accessibility.  This move aligns with the bank’s commitment to bringing services closer to customers, evidenced by recent branch openings.  The relocation is anticipated to align with the bank’s larger objective of expanding operations and enhancing…

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Airtel Africa Hits 150 Million Customers

Airtel Africa, a leading telecommunications company in Africa, has reached a landmark achievement by registering its 150 millionth customer. This milestone, announced on LinkedIn, signifies the company’s ongoing commitment to empowering lives across the continent. “We are incredibly grateful to our stakeholders for their unwavering commitment and support in helping us reach this remarkable milestone,”…

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eCitizen Smashes Records! Kenya’s Digital Platform Sees Sh900 Million Day, Transforming Public Service

Kenya’s eCitizen platform has reached a milestone. For the first time ever, government revenue collected through the platform soared past a staggering Sh900 million in a single day. This record-breaking feat marks a watershed moment for Kenya’s digital transformation journey, highlighting the transformative power of online public services. The digital revolution is attributed to President…

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