Tag: Banking

GDP and Banking Crises in Kenya

The sack of Imperial Bank and the run on Chase Bank could be triggers for yet another banking crisis in the country. In the past 36 years, Kenya has experienced three waves of financial meltdown with the first episode experienced in 1980. Here is a visualization of the effect of the banking crisis on the economy. ...

What Happened in 1995?

I started a mini project a while ago on collecting Kenyan currency note serial numbers for retrospective study. The exercise was simple, get a note and record the value of the note, serial number and date of printing. First slice at the data brought up an oddity, in 1995 currency printing was done twice in ...