Browsing: Best Bank in Financing Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

The winner of the 2022 Sustainable Finance Initiative Catalyst Award is the Co-operative Bank of Kenya, followed by Equity Bank in second place and Kenya Women Microfinance Bank (KWFT) in third.

The Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) created the Sustainable Finance Initiative (SFI) award in 2016 to honour banks that use catalytic finance to improve the banking sector, the national economy, and society.

  • Co-operative Bank of Kenya won the 2022 Sustainable Finance Initiative Catalyst Award, is the, which is followed  by Equity Bank
  • The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) provided financing for the prize
  • Equity Bank Kenya took first place in Best Bank in Financing Small and Medium-sized Enterprises category, followed by Sidian Bank

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) provided financing for the prize, which sought to recognise banks that had incorporated the sustainable finance industry’s guiding principles into their core business practices and lending policies.…