A successful financial service holding company based out of the African Great Lakes with exclusive privileges and numerous recognitions worldwide is known today as Equity First Holdings. The company’s Wikipedia page, lists various accomplishments the bank has had along with a brief history.
The bank has its headquarter in Nairobi, Kenya with subsidiaries in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, South Sudan, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. A Wikipedia page for Equities First Holding indicates that this large financial service institute had an estimated asset of more than US$3.855 billion as of June 30, 2015, with a customer base of 10 million in the six African countries it services. It also has exclusive rights to issue American Express credit cards across the African continent outside of South Africa and won several recognitions such as the Euromoney Awards for Excellence, the African Investor Index Awards, and Renaissance Capital Bank Awards.