If you’re a Kenyan, Ugandan or Tanzanian living abroad, CBA’s diaspora banking service could be the perfect money management solution for you. This comprehensive offering is focused around your unique banking needs for seamless currency exchange and extensive investment options through a reliable, convenient and reputable partner back home.
- Fund Transfer
- International TransfersRead More
We now have various options of how you get to transfer money into your CBA account from anywhere in the world.
- RTGSRead More
RTGS stands for Real Time Gross Settlement. It is an automated payment system used to transfer money between local banks in Kenya. This transfer goes through on the same day subject to a cut off time of 2PM Kenyan Time.
Access the RTGS money transfer channel online, on our internet banking service.Read MoreRead More
- EFTRead More
EFT stands for Electronic Funds Transfer. It is an automated payment system used to transfer money between local banks in Kenya. This transfer goes through in 48hrs subject to a cut of time of 2PM Kenyan Time.
Access the EFT money transfer channel online, on our internet banking service.Read MoreRead More
- M-PesaRead More
M-Pesa is a mobile payment solution offered by Safaricom. This facility allows you to transfer funds from your MPESA mobile account directly to your CBA account. To transfer funds, ensure you have a registered Safaricom SIM card and follow the simple steps below:
- CBA Corresponding BanksRead More
CBA Corresponding Banks
COMMERCIAL BANK OF AFRICA CURRENCY CORRESPONDENTS 2018
AED (United Arab Emirates Dirham)
Correspondent Bank: Emirates NBD
P.O. Box 777, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
SWIFT CODE : EBILAEAD
CBA Account Number: 1262181729401
IBAN No:Read MoreRead More
- Diaspora Banking
- Kenya Diaspora Policy June 2014 versionRead More
- Diaspora AccountRead More
The CBA diaspora account is a ledger free current account that serves as a transactional, savings and investment account. It is made for your convenience to serve your periodic needs back home, such as paying bills, receiving your savings towards investments and other needs as well as servicing your borrowings. It is available in all major currencies i.e. KSH, USD, EUR, GBP, and ZAR.
- Visa International Debit CardRead More
Visa International Debit Card
Our Debit Card is not just an ATM card. It is also the key to your current accounts, anytime, anywhere. You can also use it to pay for goods and service at any Visa merchant worldwide, making your everyday spending simple and convenient.
- Diaspora Borrowing
- Home Purchase loanRead More
Home Purchase loan
If you have decided that it’s time to own a home, then CBA’S Home Loan will put the key into your hands-sooner than you think, with minimum fuss. You can Buy a home, Refinance your existing Mortgage or Move your existing mortgage balance to CBA all at competitive interest rates and on reducing balance
- Home Equity loanRead More
Home Equity loan
Already a home owner? Unlock the borrowing power of your home and access funds to pay for your children’s education, a vacation, or home improvements.
- Construction loanRead More
Building a custom home means creating a home which matches your life style. Access our construction financing facility and bring your dream home to reality.
- For construction of single residential units.
- Facility will be availed in Kenya Shillings. Foreign currency earnings will be considered for qualification purposes.
- Financing up to 80% of priced bill of quantities. Bill of quantities will to be vetted by a CBA approved Quantity SurveyorRead MoreRead More
- Plot Purchase LoanRead More
Plot Purchase Loan
A plot purchase is the first step to building your dream home. Access our Plot purchase loan and start your journey to your dream home.
- Mortgage transferRead More
Transfer your existing mortgage to CBA and access foreign currency loans in USD, GBP and EURO.
- Transfer and service your mortgage in KShs, USD, EURO, GBP
- Your income/salary currency should match the respective borrowing currency
- Loan tenure of up to 15 years for KShs. Mortgages and 10 years for Foreign currency mortgages, subject to retirement age
- Arranged legal and valuation services (fees applicable)
- Locations financedRead MoreRead More
- Personal Secured LoanRead More
Personal Secured Loan
When finances are putting a tight leash on your plans, CBA secured personal loans are just what you need. Our personal loans are just what you need. Whether you want to buy something or need a little help with paying your bills - we give you access to the funds you want. And you decide what to do with the money you get! The following items are acceptable as security;
- Diaspora Banking Channels
- Internet BankingRead More
Bank anytime, anywhere by accessing CBA’s comprehensive range of internet online, mobile, ATM and self-service banking options. Enjoy the following services:
- View account balances, details, transaction history, loan details, deposit details
- Transfer money between your own CBA accounts, other CBA accounts, other local banks, and International bank accounts
- View mini-statements, Download statements in pdf, csv and xml formats, print statements andRead MoreRead More
- Mobile BankingRead More
- Branch BankingRead More
- Email banking with Deed of Indemnity (DOI)Read More
Email banking with Deed of Indemnity (DOI)
We aim to give you the best turnaround time on transactions relating to your account by receiving your signed instructions scanned and email to us. You will be required to register an Indemnity form to enable us to accept applications or instructions made to us via Email.
How to Apply for your Deed of Indemnity
- Visa International Debit CardRead More
Visa International Debit Card
Our Debit Card is not just an ATM card. It is also the key to your current account(s), anytime, anywhere. You can also use it to pay for goods and service at any Visa merchant worldwide, making your everyday spending simple and convenient.
- Contact CentreRead More
CBA offers 24/7 customer service via our Contact Centre. Our team will interact with you on internet banking services, and other account and products enquiries.
You are welcome to contact our Contact Centre on the firstname.lastname@example.org or
+254 20 288 4444; +254 711 056 444; +254 732 156 444Read MoreRead More
- Private Banking LoungeRead More
- CDS accountRead More
Investing and trading in the Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE) is made easier with CBA’s Investment arm, CBA Capital Limited.
CDS stands for the Central Depository System. A CDS account is therefore an electronic account that holds your shares and bonds, and manages the process of transferring shares traded at the Stock Exchange.
- Fixed depositRead More
Our CBA Deposit Accounts are designed to offer maximum return on investment. They offer flexible investment periods with interest that is paid upon maturity or at predetermined times of the year. We give you the choice of investing in both local and designated foreign currencies.
The Call Deposit Account is ideal for the saver who wants to earn high interest over a short term and still have funds to use as needed.Read MoreRead More
- Unit TrustRead More
This is a retail investment solution in the form of CBA Equity Fund and CBA Money Fund. Minimum of initial and top up amount KES 5,000.
We offer solutions for our customers who are seeking investment options beyond the normal placement of deposits at a bank. If you are considering investing in this way our Money Market Fund and or Equity Fund investment options can be tailored to meet your needs.
A Unit Trust is an excellent way to accumulate wealth. It is a pool of savingsRead MoreRead More
- Money Market FundRead More
Money Market Fund
Our Money Market Fund invests in high quality interest bearing investments, fixed deposits, and near cash holdings in the Kenyan market. This fund is recommended for the low-risk investor who prefers stability and security, and is especially ideal during times of stock market turbulence.
- Equity FundRead More
Our Equity Fund is one of the easiest ways of having a professionally-managed stock portfolio. It invests in carefully selected shares and stocks listed on the Nairobi Stock Exchange. This fund is suitable for investors who are seeking long-term growth through dividends and capital gains from the investments.
- Dollar Investment FundRead More
Dollar Investment Fund
The CBA Dollar Investment Fund (CBA-DIF) is a unique investment solution offering both a competitive return and capital protection to both individuals and corporates willing to make consistent and periodic investments in a collective pool.
Benefits of investing in the Fund:
- CBA InvestRead More
This is a customized investment solution offered specifically to CBA’s Private Banking Clients across East Africa. It provides access to both listed equity and debt instruments through professionally structured and tailor-made investment portfolios. Minimum Investment Amount: KES 10 Million. The product comes in a choice of 3 portfolios that address different risk-return profiles.
KES 10 Million or Foreign currency Equivalent
CBA Invest PortfolioRead MoreRead More
- CBA WealthRead More
CBA Wealth is a premier investment solution offered by the CBA Group to High Net Worth Individuals and select corporate entities across East Africa and beyond. It provides access to both private and public, on-shore and off-shore investment instruments and unique investment opportunities through professionally structured and bespoke investment portfolios. Through the CBA Wealth investment solution, Investors will have the rare opportunity to own an investment portfolio that meets their uniqueRead MoreRead More
- Investment Advisory ServicesRead More
Investment Advisory Services
These services include all or part of the following services to relevant institutions; Investment policy drafting and revision, periodical portfolio performance reviews & measurement, counter-parties reviews and selection, screening of unique investment opportunities, portfolio restructuring to meet specific objectives and offshore tax efficient investment vehicles or Trust set-up and registration.Read MoreRead More