Current Account


Efficiently manage your money, in which ever currency while having 24/7 access to your account via internet and mobile banking.

  • Available in major foreign currency e.g. USD, Euro, GBP, CHF, ZAR, AUD.
  • Available in East African currencies e.g. UGS, TZS, RWF, SSP.
  • Ability to sweep funds to fixed deposit/investment account min Ksh 100,000 or equivalent.
  • Waiver of ledger fees for Diaspora current account i.e. 30 days (1 month) to enable funding.
  • Transactions charged at Kes. 35 per transaction.
  • No monthly membership fee.
  • Cheque book on application.
  • Visa Electron ATM card on application.
  • Internet banking and mobile banking services on application.
  • Dedicated relationship Manager.
  • Service in KCB Advantage Centres where available.
  • Diaspora Accounts will attract a preferential pricing pegged at Ksh 1.50/= better than the ruling Bank’s counter buying exchange rate on the day of receipt of funds into our systems.
  • Normal charges for Current Individual and FCY accounts to apply.  For FCY rates, treasury to advice on prevailing rates.
  • Incoming swift charges into LCY will attract a rate of Ksh. 600.00.
  • Customer to cater for shipping and handling/cost of mailing.
Standard Requirements
  • Minimum opening balance of KES 2,000 for KES account and USD 500 or FCY equivalent.
  • Must reside abroad.
  • Kenyan passport.
  • Notarized documentation done by your Embassy, Notary Public, current banker.

Diaspora Forms


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