Barclays has made new appointments aimed at driving growth in the Business Banking segment

(fixed component) Barclays Premier League legend Robert Pires today joined representatives from International Youth Foundation and members of the Mathare Youth Sports Association (MYSA) in the launch of a new initiative designed to equip young people with work-readiness and financial skills needed to achieve economic and social independence.

The Board of Directors of Barclays Bank of Kenya Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Philip Kinisu as a non-executive director.

Barclays Bank of Kenya has reported an 8% increase in profit after tax for the half year period ending June 2015. Net profit rose from KES 4.2 billion in June 2014 to KES 4.6 billion on the back of increased earnings from non-interest income lines.

Barclays Bank of Kenya has announced a profit before tax of KES 3.1bn for the period ended 31 March 2015 2015 which represents a 10% growth compared to the same period last year. The bank, one of Kenya’s leading financial solutions providers, has attributed the result mainly to a 13% growth in interest income.

Barclays Bank of Kenya today reported a 10% increase in profit before tax of KES 12.3 billion for the year ended 31st December 2014 up from KES 11 billion recorded the previous year.

Speech by the Barclays Bank of Kenya Managing Director, Jeremy Awori during the Chinese new year dinner held at the zen gardens, on Friday 23rd January 2014

Relating to the proposed private transfer of the entire equity interest held by Barclays Africa Limited in Barclays Bank of Kenya Limited to Barclays Africa Group Limited.

Effective 27th September 2014, we have reviewed our Consumer Banking Tariff including selected monthly maintenance fees. Please refer to the attached table for a listing of the new fees. An updated tariff guide will be shared next month.

To support the on-going efforts by the government and other stakeholders’ geared at facilitating near normal operations at JKIA, we have opened a temporary branch next to the state pavilion.