FAQs

 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) -BK Diaspora Banking service

What services do I enjoy as a Diaspora client of Bank of Kigali? BK Diaspora clientele are currently enjoying the bank’s customized Premier Banking services including:

-A variety of transactional business & personal accounts

-FREE safe, reliable online banking

-FREE in coming transfers

-High yield Fixed Deposit accounts from as low as Rwf 100,000

-Land Purchase, Construction Loans & Home Mortgages (70%        Financing)

-Visa Gold Credit & debit cards

-Investment in stocks at RSE trading through BK securities

 

How do I go about opening a bank account at BK?  It is simple, friendly and fast:-

-Download Application Form  Click here

-Complete the application details

-Attach all required documents duly authorized

-Scan & send scanned documents to bk@bk.rwThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

How do I know my account has been opened?

You will receive communication from our immediately the account is opened.

In the unlikely event you feel the communication has not been sent to you as soon as you expected (Allow 24hrs after arrival of documents), kindly send an email inquiring status of your application to our official email: bk@bk.rwThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

How do I send money direct to my BK account from Abroad?

You can send funds into your account through a wire transfer using details below 

     

         Name of the Bank:   Bank of Kigali Ltd

   Bank Address:      Plot no 6112, Avenue de la paix, P.O Box 175 Kigali- Rwanda

   SWIFT code:       BKIGRWRW

  

Corresponding Banks

For currencies: GBP/CAD & EUR:  - BNP-PARIBAS

SWIFT CODE: BNPAFRPPXXX

Country: France-Paris

For currency USD: DEUTSCHE BANK TRUST COMPANY

SWIFT CODE: BKTRUS33

Country: USA-New York

 

 

 

As a BK Diaspora Account holder, can I have internet banking?

Yes. Diaspora customers will have access to our E-Banking platform. You will be set up for the service upon opening your current account with us.

 

How do I transfer funds from my BK Bank Account to another BK Account?

You can transfer funds including cross currencies from BK account to another BK account via our internet banking service or send email instructions with indemnity.

 

Can I transfer funds from my BK Account to another bank Account in Rwanda?

Yes. You can transfer funds from your BK account to another account in Rwanda via our internet banking service or send email instructions with indemnity.

 

How does an account go dormant?

An account becomes dormant if there is no customer initiated transaction for a period of 6 consecutive months.

How do I activate my dormant account?

To reactivate your account, kindly contact the bank on bk@bk.rwThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Can a Diaspora Account holder give a Rwandan Resident Power of Attorney to operate an account on their behalf?

Yes, all parties must sign the power of Attorney form and have it Notarized by nearest Rwandan Embassy

 

How do I contact you?

 

For more information on our products, services and tariff guide.

Mobile (+250) 788143000

Email: bk@bk.rwThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Web: Visit www.bk.rw

 

OR

Bank of Kigali Premier

Kigali City Tower (KCT)

Commercial Avenue Plot 6418

P.O Box 1284 Kigali-Rwanda

 

 

Equity Price List

11-12-17 CLOSING HIGH LOW
BOK 295 295 295
BRL 150 150 150
NMG 1200 --- ---
KCB 340 --- ---
USL 104 --- ---
EQTY 350 --- ---
CTL 67 67 67

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Exchange Rates

11-12-17  BUYING  SELLING
USD 845.5000 861.0000
EUR

965.0000

1050.0000
GBP 1115.0000 1180.0000

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Contact Us

BK SWIFT CODE : BKIGRWRW

KN4 Ave No12 Plot No 790
P.O. Box 175, Kigali, Rwanda

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Local: Phone 4455 

International: Phone+250-788143000

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