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Kenya banks: Halt to credit reference bureau listings will slow credit growth

  • Kenya’s president instructs suspension of credit reference bureau (CRB) listing of non-performing loans of under KES5mn

  • New regulation may result in a slow down of private sector credit as banks become more risk averse

  • Personal household, trade and agriculture segments to be the most impacted

Kenya banks: Halt to credit reference bureau listings will slow credit growth
Faith Mwangi
Faith Mwangi

Equity Research Analyst, Financials (East Africa)

Tellimer Research
21 October 2021
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