Licensed microfinance banks in Kenya
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List of Licensed Microfinance Banks in Kenya

Microfinance banks or microcredit institutions provide access to loans and other banking services to unemployed or low-income individuals or groups who would otherwise have no access to financial services from commercial banks.

Microfinance banks also offer other services including issuing and processing cheques, saving accounts, bancainsurance and financial education.

Kenya has 13 microfinance banks licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya.

Licensed Microfinance Banks in Kenya

1. Kenya Women Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 4179-00506, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 3067000, 2470272-5, 0729920920, 0732633332

Email: info@kwftdtm.com

Website: www.kwftdtm.com

Physical Address: Akira House, Kiambere Road, Upper Hill, Nairobi

Date Licenced: 31.03.2010

2. Rafiki Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 12755 – 00400, Nairobi

Telephone: +254-020-2166401/0730 170 000/500

Email: info@rafiki.co.ke

Website: www.rafiki.co.ke

Physical Address: Rafiki House, Biashara Street, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 14.06.2011

3. Remu Microfinance Bank LimitedChief

Postal Address: P. O. Box 20833 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 2214483/2215384,2215384/5, 0733-554555

Email: info@remultd.co.ke

Website: www.remultd.co.ke

Physical Address: Finance House, 14th Floor, Loita Street, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 31.12.2010

4. Faulu Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 60240 – 00200, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 3877290/3/7; 0711 – 074074, 0708 – 111000

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Email: info@faulukenya.com, customercare@faulukenya.com

Website: www.faulukenya.com

Physical Address: Faulu Kenya House, Ngong Lane – Off Ngong Road, Nairobi

Date Licenced: 21.05.2009

5. Daraja Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P.O. Box 100854 – 00101, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 3879995 / 0733 – 988888, 0707 – 444888, 0718 – 444888

Email: daraja@darajabank.co.ke

Website: www.darajabank.co.ke

Physical Address: Karandini Road, off Naivasha Road, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 12.01.2015

6. Choice Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 18263 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 3882206 / 207, 0736 – 662218, 0724 – 308000

Email: info@choicemfb.com

Website: www.choicemfb.com

Physical Address: Siron Place, Ongata Rongai, Magadi Road, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 13.05.2015

7. Century Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 38319 – 00623, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 2664282, 0722 – 168721, 0756 – 305132

Email: info@century.co.ke

Website: www.century.co.ke

Physical Address: K.K. Plaza, 1st Floor, New Pumwani Road – Gikomba, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 17.09.2012

8. Caritas Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 15352 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 5151500

Email: info@caritas-mfb.co.ke

Website: www.caritas-mfb.co.ke

Physical Address: Cardinal Maurice Otunga Plaza, Ground floor, Kaunda Street, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 02.06.2015

9. Maisha Microfinance Bank Ltd

Postal Address: 49316 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: 020 222 0648 | 0736-028-982 | 0792-002-300

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Email: info@maishamfbank.co.ke

Website: www.maishabank.com

Physical Address: Chester House, 2nd Floor, Koinange Street, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 21.05.2016

10. Uwezo Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: 1654 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: 2212919, 0703591302

Email: info@uwezodtm.com

Website: www.uwezodtm.com

Physical Address: Rehani House, 11th Floor, Koinange Street, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 08.11.2010

11. U & I Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: 15825 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 2367288, 0713 – 112791

Email: info@uni-microfinance.co.ke

Website: www.uni-microfinance.co.ke

Physical Address: Asili Complex, 1st Floor, River Road, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 08.04.2013

12. Sumac Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 11687 – 00100, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 2212587, 2210440, 2249047, 0738637245, 0725223499

Email: info@sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke

Website: www.sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke

Physical Address: Consolidated Bank House, 2nd Floor, Koinange Street, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 29.10.2012

13. SMEP Microfinance Bank Limited

Postal Address: P. O. Box 64063 – 00620, Nairobi

Telephone: +254 – 020 – 3572799/2055761, 2673327/8, 0711606900

Email: info@smep.co.ke

Website: www.smep.co.ke

Physical Address: SMEP Building – Kirichwa Road, Off Argwings Kodhek Road, Nairobi

Date Licensed: 14.12.2010

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