Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd (BBK.NR)
17 Aug 2017
NAIROBI, Aug 15 Barclays Bank of Kenya said on Tuesday its pretax profit fell 12 percent to 5.15 billion shillings ($49.69 million) in the first half of the year, pulled down by a drop in interest income.
* Q1 group net interest income of 5.03 billion shillings versus 5.42 billion shillings year ago
NAIROBI, Feb 22 Barclays Bank of Kenya will focus on growing its non-interest income after a jump in bad debts and a government cap on lending rates cut its 2016 pretax profit by 10 percent, it said on Wednesday.
NAIROBI, Feb 22 Barclays Bank of Kenya said on Wednesday that it posted a 10 percent drop in its pretax profit for last year to 10.852 billion shillings ($104.92 million). ($1 = 103.4300 Kenyan shillings) (Reporting by George Obulutsa; writing by Duncan Miriri)