Tag: Equity Bank

Eazzy App

Eazzy Banking App Activation is Currently Out of Service

Banking apps have been around for some time, and it is unlikely your financial institution of choice does not have one, or a way...
EazzyFX

Equity Bank’s Online Forex Trading Platform is Official

Equity Group has today announced an online foreign exchange platform for SMEs and large corporates. Christened EazzyFX, the tool targets to harness financial markets...
Eazzy App

Eazzy Banking App Updated with Android 9 Pie Support

Equity’s Eazzy Banking app is a favourite financial tool for its users. I have been using it for near two years now, and in...
Investor Briefing

Equity Bank Agent Network Second to M-Pesa as Lender Reports KES 15.8 Billion Q3 Earnings

Yesterday’s Q3 financial announcements by Equity Bank were marked by the group’s ascent toward digitizing its banking services. The lender has been popularizing the...
Equity Bank CEO, Dr. James Mwangi

Equity Bank Achieves Record Non-Branch Transactions As it Targets Full Digitization

Equity Bank has announced its financial performance for the first quarter of 2018. For the most part, the bank, which has since been crowned...
Mobile money transfer

Airtel Money, Equitel Drop Free Money Transfers and Paybill

Subscribers who use mobile money services deployed by Airtel Kenya and Equity Bank’s MVNO, Equitel, will no longer enjoy free select services that have,...
Eazzy App

Equity’s EazzyBanking App Latest Update Adds Mandarin Language for Chinese Customers

Banks, which are in the race to catch up with the offerings of digital technologies have, for the most part, been the pioneers of...
PayPal

PayPal Transactions Fees: M-PESA Versus Equity Bank

A few days ago, Equity Bank revised its PayPal withdrawal fees, a move that has since seen new competition from Kenya’s number one telecoms...
Equity Bank CEO, Dr. James Mwangi

Equity Bank Cuts PayPal Withdrawal Fees in New Tariff Announcements

It is apparent that PayPal is one of the world’s most popular online payment service. Its popularity is tied to a huge number of...
Equity Bank CEO, Dr. James Mwangi

Equity Bank to Fully Digitize Lending Services by Mid 2018 with Key Focus on AI

Equity Bank announced its performance for FY 2017 during the investor briefing earlier this morning. At the event that was steered by the Group's CEO...
Eazzy App

Equity Bank Quietly Introduces Charges for Cash Remitted to Other Equitel Lines

Safaricom’s M-PESA set the foundation for the local mobile money sector and while the product is obviously dominant (M-PESA makes up about 80 percent...
Eazzy App

Equity’s Eazzy Banking App Updated with Android 8 Oreo Support

In a bid to perform as many transactions as possible, banks have been spinning off additional products from their primary offering because transactions translate...
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Equitel New Offer Bundles Data, Voice and SMS into Three Modest Packages

Equity Bank has been offering mobile communication service for some time now. Its jump into this business was hastened by Kenya’s open market for...
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Equity Bets on APIs to Digitally Transform Banking Services

Equity Group Holdings Plc announced its Q3 Performance at the Investor Briefing event that was held yesterday (October 30). Other than its financial performance...

Did You Know that Paying for Goods or Services Using EazzyPay is Free?

Equity’s mobile banking App received a minor face-lift a couple of days ago after its older interface grew stale on us. While it kept...

EazzyBanking App Fresh Coat of Paint Shifts Focus to Ease of Payments

In a digital world where people are doing most of their work on the go using their beloved smartphones, it makes sense why businesses...

Equity’s Mobile Banking App is in Desperate Need of an Update

We are in that future where industry prophets foresaw the phasing out of trips to the bank to do minor things like check the...

Equity Bank is Closing Some of its ATMs to Encourage Mobile Banking Uptake

Companies deploy multiple strategies to boost profits without spending huge amounts of money, and the newest organization to take on this approach is Equity...
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Equitel To Roll Up its Sleeves and Get Serious With its Mobile Network Unit

It is not a secret that Equitel has been doing really well when it comes to mobile money. Since its inception in July 2015,...

Equity Bank Leapfrogs Peers by Allowing Developers to Access its APIs

Equity Bank has been making large strides with the view of becoming a fully digital bank.
Equity Bank CEO, Dr. James Mwangi

Equity Bank’s Equitel Processes 10 times more Loans than the Bank’s Branches

The Bank's quest to become a digital bank is beginning to pay off
Equity Bank CEO, Dr. James Mwangi

Equity Bank is Making Bold Strides Towards Becoming a Fully Digital Bank

  In 2015, Equity Bank through its subsidiary Finserve Africa limited launched its MVNO called Equitel. An MVNO is a mobile carrier that comes in, leases...

Equity Bank’s Equitel adds New Feature Targeting Chamas

In the Q3 2016 report by the Communications Authority of Kenya, Equity Bank’s Equitel gained 0.7% market share to 4.4% with 1.6 Million subscribers....

Equity Bank’s Equitel to Expand outside Kenya into the Regional Market

In 2015, Equity Bank's  Finserve Africa limited launched a Mobile Virtual Network Operator called Equitel. An MVNO refers to a mobile carrier that leases...

Equity Bank’s Equitel to Offer Smartphone Loans to Customers

In the recently released Q3 2016 by the Communications Authority of Kenya, Equity Bank’s Equitel gained 0.7% market share to 4.4% with 1.6 Million...

Equity Bank’s Equitel named Best Mobile Banking Platform in Banking Awards

In 2015, Equity Bank through its subsidiary Finserve Africa limited launched its MNVO called Equitel. An MNVO is a mobile carrier that comes in, leases...

Equity Bank looks to Equitel to grow SME lending

Last week, Equity Bank released their Q1 2016 results where the bank saw its profit before tax rise 20% to 7.2 Billion. The company's growth...

Equitel’s Transaction Volumes rose 562% as Equity Bank turns Digital for Growth

Equity Bank has today announced its  Q1 2016 results where the bank saw its profit before tax rise 20% from Kshs. 6.1 Billion to...

Equity Bank raises Loan Limit for its Equitel Customers with new Feature

In December, the Communications Authority of Kenya  released Q1 sector statistics report for the financial year 2015/2016 (July-September 2015). In the report, the CA noted...

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