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Telegraphic Transfers

Telegraphic transfers done by our Correspondent Banks across the globe in a wide range of currencies.      

Charges for this will vary according to what your bank will charge. Telegraphic transfers are usually effected in 2 working days.

Name: Prime Bank Ltd
Swift Code: PRIEKENX
Country: KENYA.

For using this service, please instruct your bank to remit funds by telegraphic transfer to Prime Bank accounts through the respective Correspondent Bank as described below:

CURRENCY

NAME OF THE CORRESPONDENT  BANK

SWIFT CODE

ACCOUNT NUMBER

US DOLLAR (USD)

Citi Bank N.A, 111 Wall Street, New York City

CITIUS33

36017015

GREAT BRITAIN POUND (GBP)

Citi Bank N.A, Citigroup Centre, Canary Wharf, London

CITIGB2L

8748047

EURO (EURO)

Citi Bank N.A, Citigroup Centre, Canary Wharf, London

CITIGB2L

10001619

SOUTH AFRICAN RAND (ZAR)

Citi Bank N.A, Citigroup Centre, Canary Wharf, London

CITIGB2L

0018475180

INDIAN RUPEE (INR)

ICICI  Bank Ltd, Mumbai, India

ICICINBB

405075079

SWISS FRANCS(CHF)

Citi Bank N.A, Citigroup Centre, Canary Wharf, London

CITIGB2L

10033383

JAPANESE YEN(JPY)

Citi Bank N.A, Citigroup Centre, Canary Wharf, London

CITIGB2L

0018475199

CHINESE YUAN

China Contruction Bank, Shanghai Branch, China

PCBCCNBJGPS

NRA31001520313059220084

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES DIRHAMS (AED)

Mashreq Bank PSC, Dubai, UAE

BOMLAEAD

AE710330000010195512416

TANZANIAN SHILLINGS (TZS)

Central Bank of Kenya

CBKEKENX

1000139749

UGANDA SHILLINGS (UGX)

Central Bank of Kenya

CBKEKENX

1000139765

KENYA SHILLINGS (KES)

Central Bank of Kenya

CBKEKENX

1000004347

EFT

EFT stands for Electronic Funds Transfer. It is an automated payment system used to transfer money between local banks in Kenya. EFT allows you to transfer money from your Prime Bank account to another bank account within Kenya. The transfer goes through in 48hrs subject to a cut of time of 4PM Kenyan Time.

Send EFT Using

    • Branch
    • PrimeNet Internet Banking
      • Individual
      • Bulk Supplier Payment/Bulk Salary Payment

RTGS

RTGS stands for Real Time Gross Settlement. This is a safe and reliable money transfer option of sending money from your Prime Bank Account into another bank account in Kenya. This transfer goes through on the same day subject to a cut-off time of 2PM Kenyan Time.

PRIME BANK CODE: 010

Branch Code

Bank Name

Branch Name

000

Prime Bank

Head Office Riverside

001

Prime Bank

Kenindia

002

Prime Bank

Biashara

003

Prime Bank

Mombasa

004

Prime Bank

Westlands

005

Prime Bank

Industrial Area

006

Prime Bank

Kisumu

007

Prime Bank

Parklands

008

Prime Bank

Riverside Drive

009

Prime Bank

Card Centre

010

Prime Bank

Hurlingham

011

Prime Bank

Capital Centre

012

Prime Bank

Nyali

014

Prime Bank

Kamkunji

015

Prime Bank

Eldoret

016

Prime Bank

Karen

017

Prime Bank

Nakuru

018

Prime Bank

Gigiri

020

Prime Bank

Garden City

021

Prime Bank

Two Rivers

022

Prime Bank

UAP Towers

PesaLink is now available on our PrimeMobi.

PesaLink is a platform that enables customers transfer funds from one bank account to another in any bank in Kenya 24/7. Our customers who have already registered for PrimeMobi can now access PesaLink services.

To begin with, we have capped outward transaction amount at KShs. 100,000/- per transaction and the total amount per day at KShs. 999,999/-. These limits are subject to review.

How to link your Prime Bank Account to PesaLink via PrimeMobi.

  • Go to PrimeMobi app.
  • Select PesaLink from the menu.
  • Select Link Your Phone.
  • Select the Account Number you want linked.
  • A confirmation will be displayed on your phone.
  • You will then receive an SMS confirmation from PesaLink.

Charges

Amount Band (KES) Charges (KES)

10-500

FREE

10-500

10-500

50,001-100,000

40/- plus excise duty

Prime Bank has partnered with Visa International to launch a new mobile payment service - mVisa.

With mVisa, our customers will be able to make cardless purchases, pay bills and send money to friends and family at no cost. They can also make deposits and withdrawals at 1500 selected agent locations in Kenya.

mVisa services are currently available to our debit cardholders through PrimeMobi on smartphones running on Android and IOS platforms.

How to Register for mVisa

  1. Go to PrimeMobi App on your mobile phone.
  2. Select mVisa.
  3. Select Register mVisa using Debit Card
  4. Select Source Account.
  5. Select Card

How to Pay With mVisa

  1. Go to PrimeMobi App on your mobile phone.
  2. Select mVisa.
  3. Select Make Payments with mVisa.
  4. Scan QR code provided by the merchant and enter amount owed.
  5. Confirm Payment.

How to Send Money with mVisa

  1. Select Make Payments with mVisa.
  2. Select Send money
  3. Enter recipient's 16-digit Visa Debit card and the amount you wish to send.
  4. Confirm payment.
  5. Save your contact in mVisa to quickly send money next time.

When you pay bills, make purchases, and send money to other debit cardholders using mVisa, THERE ARE NO TRANSACTION CHARGES.

Transfer money from your Prime Bank account to a registered M-PESA user in Kenya using our PrimeMobi service. Through this service, funds can be remitted online from your Prime Bank account instantaneously to any person in Kenya who is registered for M-PESA.

  1. Go to M-PESA menu, select “Lipa na M-Pesa”
  2. Select “Paybill”
  3. Select “Enter business no.” and enter the Prime Bank Lipa na M-Pesa paybill number 982800 and press “OK”
  4. Select “Enter account no” i.e. Prime Bank account number (e.g. 0140 xxxx xxxx) or alias and press “OK”
  5. Enter amount i.e. amount you want to deposit and press “OK”
  6. Enter your M-Pesa PIN and press “OK”
  7. Confirm all the details are correct and press OK
  8. You will receive a confirmation SMS from MPESA immediately.
  9. Prime Bank will then send you a confirmation SMS shortly.

Please note:

  • This process only applies to Prime Bank account holders who have signed up for PrimeMobi and Cash2Bank (corporate) facility.
  • Cash2Bank can also be assigned an ‘alias’ facility in place of an account number.

For more information please contact our customer care team at customercare@primebank.co.ke or visit a branch nearest to you.