Companies in the NIFC benefit from an efficient operating environment that supports corporate needs, and a progressive regulatory framework that meets international standards. The NIFC Authority will initially focus on certifying firms that conduct qualified activities aligned with the target sectors.
Kenya is an emerging green and sustainable finance hub driven by private sector commitments and supportive government policies. Companies with sustainability at the forefront of business development will benefit from being in the NIFC and are encouraged to join.
The NIFC is designed to be an attractive hub for funds with a pan-African mandate and is keen to collaborate with the industry to ensure the operating environment is fit for purpose.
The fintech market is expected to be a leading growth segment across financial services and the wider economy, with fintech firms expected to have an impact across the whole value chain.
HoldCos and Multinational HQs
The NIFC offers business facilitation services to support the already thriving ecosystem and enables companies to access fast-track services such as work permit issuance and tax administration services.