Co-operative Bank of Kenya named the best financial institution in the country in the 2019 Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) Finance Awards.
The awards recognize financial institutions, which continue to drive profitability, deliver affordable credit to the retail and wholesale markets, and support local and transnational corporations.
“We are delighted to have been recognized with the prestigious EMEA Finance – African Banking Awards 2019, which vindicates our business model that uniquely combines world-class expertise and capabilities with deep-rooted local experience, enabling us to deliver market-leading solutions to our customers in Kenya,” said James Kaburu, Head of Investor Relations and Strategy, Co-op bank.
The Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) named the listed lender overall winner of the KBA 2019 Sustainable Finance Catalyst Award.
In April, it was named the best bank in sustainable Finance in Kenya at the 2019 Energy management Awards by the Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM). In November, it merged the overall winner in Environmental Sustainability Report at the 2019 East African Financial Reporting (FiRe) Awards.