Corporate Loans rose 1.60% to KES 1,609 bil in Kenya in fourth quarter of 2016

Corporate Loans (KES bil)
Banking | Kenya | February 7, 2019
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Corporate loans reached 1,609 KES bil in fourth quarter of 2016 in Kenya, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.6 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, corporate loans in Kenya reached an all time high of 1,609 KES bil in fourth quarter of 2016 and an all time low of 289 KES bil in first quarter of 2006. When compared to Kenya's main peers, corporate loans in Tanzania amounted to 9,186 TNS bil and 7,907 UGX bil in Uganda in fourth quarter of 2016.

Kenya has been ranked 21st within the group of 74 countries we follow in terms of corporate loans, 14 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Corporate loans are loans made to businesses for a specific business purpose.

Corporate Loans (Local Currency) Unit Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018
Dem. Republic of the Congo CDF bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Djibouti DJF bil 66.4 73.7 73.9 ... ... ... ...
Eritrea ERN bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ethiopia ETB bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Kenya KES bil 1,589 1,616 1,651 1,622 ... ... ...
Mozambique MZN bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Rwanda RWF bil 792 779 815 838 867 ... ...
Somalia SOS bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Sudan SSP bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Sudan SDG bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Tanzania TNS bil 9,125 9,276 9,320 9,150 9,394
Uganda UGX bil 7,232 7,345 7,701 6,955 7,963 ... ...
Yemen YER bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Zambia ZMW bil 14.8 14.5 15.5 ... ... ... ...