EQTY Profile

Founded as Equity Building Society (EBS) in October 1984, Equity Bank has grown to be the largest bank in Africa by customer base. The Bank is licensed under the Kenya Banking Act (Chapter 488) and offers retail banking, micro-finance and related services.  The Bank has subsidiaries in Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, Rwanda, and Tanzania. Its shares are listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange and Uganda Securities Exchange.