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Britam forecasts rise in mortgage uptake in era of interest rate caps - Daily Nation

Britam forecasts rise in mortgage uptake in era of interest rate capsDaily NationThe recent capping of interest rates could trigger increased uptake of mortgage, analysts at fund management firm Britam have predicted. The Banking (Amendment) Act 2016, which came into force on September 14, sets the maximum lending rate at four ...and more »

Large banks likely to reap more from interest capping law - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog);

Large banks likely to reap more from interest capping law - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Large banks likely to reap more from interest capping lawCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)By MARGARET WAHITO, NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 27- Large banks will be the greatest beneficiaries of the new law capping bank interest rates, according to new research released by Britam Asset Managers. According to the report, the recently implemented ...and more »

Report: Large banks to benefit from interest rate capping - The Standard (press release)

Report: Large banks to benefit from interest rate cappingThe Standard (press release)NAIROBI, KENYA: Large banks will be the greatest beneficiaries of the new law capping bank interest rates, according to new research released by Britam Asset Managers. According to the report, the recently implemented interest rate capping law is ...and more »

Interest cap benefits exceed risks to economy – Britam - The Star, Kenya;

Interest cap benefits exceed risks to economy – Britam - The Star, Kenya

The Star, KenyaInterest cap benefits exceed risks to economy – BritamThe Star, KenyaBritam Investment senior portfolio manager Elizabeth Irungu at the quarterly investment briefing in Nairobi on February 23. /ENOS TECHE. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. Interest controls have more benefits to the economy than risks in ...and more »

Housing and insurance sector in Kenya to reap from interest cap - The Standard (press release)

Housing and insurance sector in Kenya to reap from interest capThe Standard (press release)NAIROBI: Potential home owners could be the biggest beneficiaries of the interest capping law, as bank customers prepare to cash in on cheap loans. Housing developers will also enjoy lower finance costs and might pass on this benefit to home buyers, ...and more »

Britam forecasts rise in mortgage uptake in era of interest rate caps - Daily Nation

Britam forecasts rise in mortgage uptake in era of interest rate capsDaily NationThe recent capping of interest rates could trigger increased uptake of mortgage, analysts at fund management firm Britam have predicted. The Banking (Amendment) Act 2016, which came into force on September 14, sets the maximum lending rate at four ...and more »

Small banks seen suffering in interest cap era - Citizen TV (press release);

Small banks seen suffering in interest cap era - Citizen TV (press release)

Citizen TV (press release)Small banks seen suffering in interest cap eraCitizen TV (press release)The introduction of capping of the interest rates will see the small banks in the country risk going out of business. According to research from Britam Asset Management (BAAM) smaller banks deal more with the high risk borrowers, a factor that is ...and more »

Kenya: Large Banks Likely to Reap More From Interest Capping Law - AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Large Banks Likely to Reap More From Interest Capping LawAllAfrica.comNairobi — Large banks will be the greatest beneficiaries of the new law capping bank interest rates, according to new research released by Britam Asset Managers. According to the report, the recently implemented interest rate capping law is expected ...and more »