In the course of announcing its results on 1st March 2016, Barclays PLC issued the following statement regarding their shareholding in Barclays Africa Group Limited (BAGL) (which owns 68.5% of BBK's shareholding)
29 February 2016
Statement by our MD Jeremy Awori, 29th February 2016
Our MD Jeremy Awori outlines the status of Barclays Bank in Kenya
Barclays opened the doors of Rise New York, a physical space and virtual global community designed to pioneer the future of financial technology in July. In October we opened a hub in Africa and by the end of 2016, Barclays plans to have opened Rise hubs in North America, Europe, and Asia.