Yesterday, one of Kenya’s biggest bank celebrated 35 years in serving Kenyans.
Equity Bank of Kenya Limited also changed its logo signal the new revamped financial outfit out to serve Kenyans. The bank started as a mortgage financing company for low income customer and that has been reflecting on its logo till yesterday.
The bank which revolutionized the banking sector in Kenya by reaching to the unbankable then, has over 13 million clients. Equity banked more tea farmers, and still does, when it started. Tea farmers were excluded from the banking sector those days.
Equity Bank’s celebrations were held at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC), there were 5000 invited guests from across East Africa.
Equity Bank, which is essentially a Kenya owned bank, has opeartions beyond Kenya borders.
The bank has operations in South Sudan, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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