Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

June 30, 2015 2:30 AM ET


Company Overview of British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited

Company Overview

British-American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited, an investment holding company, is engaged in the insurance, investment management, and properties businesses in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, and South Sudan. The company offers individual and group life, pension, and healthcare and property/casualty insurance services; and asset management and investment advisory services. Its life insurance products include unit linked products, education plans, whole life plans and other conventional products, life and critical illness products, disability products, individual and corporate pension plans, and umbrella pension plans. The company also provides medical and general insurance; discretionary/segreg...

Britam Centre

Mara/Ragati Road Junction




Founded in 1920


254 202 833000


254 202 717626

Key Executives for British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited

British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited does not have any Key Executives recorded.

British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited Key Developments

British-American InvestmentsCo.’s Stake Might Not Be Sold

Mauritian receiver does not plan to sell a 23% stake in Kenya's British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited (NASE:BRIT.O) which it seized from a disgraced tycoon Dawood Rawat, soon because its share price is too low, the government's receiver said on June 26, 2015. Britam's Chief Executive, Benson Wairegi, said earlier on June 26, 2015, that the company had not been approached by the receiver over the sale of the shares.

Britam Eyes 30% Stake In Continental Re Kenya

British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited (Britam) is considering acquiring a 30% stake in Continental Re Kenya Ltd., a subsidiary of Continental Reinsurance Plc (NGSE:CONTINSURE) in a deal said to be worth KES 300 million), local news platform, Business Daily quoted 'reliable sources' as saying. Benson Wairegi, Chief Executive Officer of Britam, declined comments.

British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited Announces Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2013

British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited announced earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2013. For the year, the company reported profit before tax of KES 3.2 billion, reflecting a 12% growth from the matching period in 2012 s figure of KES 2.8 billion. Total income has increased to KES 15 billion in 2013 from KES 11.7 billion in the similar period in 2012. As against 2012 s investment income of KES 5 billion, Britam has recorded KES 6.3 billion in investment income for the year under review. The total revenue for the Group has increased to KES 9.5 billion in 2013 from KES 7.2 billion in last year, reflecting a 31% boost from the figures in 2012. This growth is attributable to the encouraging performance of the company s life, general and asset management businesses.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Continental Re Kenya Ltd. Middle East/Africa
Blue Shield Insurance Company Limited Middle East/Africa
Tausi Assurance Company Limited Middle East/Africa
CFC Life Assurance Ltd. Middle East/Africa
Invesco Insurance Company Ltd. Middle East/Africa

Recent Private Companies Transactions

July 1, 2014
Housing Finance Company of Kenya Ltd.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Citizens Budget Commission United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact British American Investments Company (Kenya) Limited, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at