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Banking In East Africa: Profits Galore

The East African Community, comprising Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi (and soon to be joined by South Sudan), is emerging as one of the …

Kenya: Regional Powerhouse

Kenya’s latest strategy to reach the huge population of the unbanked – rolled out in 2010 as the Agency Banking Network – saw the number …

Tanzania: Plenty Of Room For Expansion

Three banks control around 40% of Tanzania’s banking sector: Federal Bank of Middle East (FBME), National Micro-Finance Bank (NMB) and CRDB Bank. These banks account …

Uganda: Foreign Banks Dominate

With the independence of neighbouring South Sudan and its vast reserves of oil, Uganda’s economy is expected to reap handsome rewards given that Kampala is …