Barclays Bank is one of the leading banks in Kenya. The Republic of Kenya, is situated in East Africa and has a population of 33 million people with a GDP growth rate of 2.3 per annum. The currency is the shilling and the banking sector is served by 40 plus banks.The country’s main foreign exchange earner and engine of growth is agriculture followed closely by services and manufacturing with total trade volume standing at Ksh465 billion or UK 46.5 billion. Kenya is classified as being among one of the top 10 economies in Africa.
Barclays KenyaBarclays Bank of Kenya Limited, a subsidiary of Barclays Plc, is the leading bank in Kenya in terms of profitability, and market share in the areas of loans and deposits. We have operated in Kenya for more than 90 years, and have an extensive network of over 115 outlets with 236 ATMs countrywide.
Barclays business units fall under Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Treasury and Card Services with cross-functional relationships to support the segments of local business and small to mid-sized enterprises (SME). Each of these businesses are well positioned for growth and cater to the dynamic needs of diverse customer segments.Financial strength coupled with extensive local and international resources have positioned Barclays as the No. 1 provider of financial services in the market for the past several years.Moreover, Barclays year-over-year financial performance has built confidence in Barclays leadership and management among Barclays Banks 60,000 plus shareholders, as well as the banking industry.