Barclays Kenya officially starts trading as Absa Bank Kenya PLC after successful rebranding

Kenya– Barclays Bank of Kenya has officially changed its name to Absa Bank Kenya PLC, a year and a half after Absa Group bought a controlling stake at the bank’s parent company Barclays Africa, prompting the name change. The newly rebranded bank has also kicked off trading activities at the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the new name, following a go ahead by the Capital Markets Authority. In a public announcement released by the company, the firm noted that it had obtained all the requisite shareholder and regulatory approvals about the…

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