UPDATE 1-Kenya Commercial Bank Group H1 2015 pretax profit up 13 pct

July 30, 2015 6:11 AM

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NAIROBI, July 30 (Reuters) - Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) , the country's largest bank by assets, said on Thursday its first-half pretax profit rose 13 percent to 13.20 billion shillings ($130 million), driven by growth in fees, commissions and interest income.

The bank reported pretax profit of 11.67 billion shillings in the first half last year.

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