Company History

In May 2015, Kina Bank undertook an initial public offering (IPO) of Kina shares and listed as a Public Company on the Australian Securities Exchange and the Port Moresby Stock Exchange (POMSoX) in July 2015. Kina Bank completed the acquisition of Maybank PNG, the PNG banking operations of Malayan Banking Berhad in September 2015.


June - Divested Esiloans portfolio to MiBank
July - Kina becomes digital service provider for MiBank
Sept - Corporate simplification completed
Sept - Announces equity raising for strategic growth


Aug - Kina acquires 15% stake in Microfinance Bank Ltd
Sept - Kina completes acquisition of ANZ PNG’s retail, commercial and SME business to become PNG’s second largest bank
Dec - ADB welcomed as major shareholder


Jan - rebrand to Kina Bank
June - Divestment of founding shareholder Fushan Investment


Acquisition of Maybank PNG to become PNG’s fourth largest bank
Lists on ASX and PNGX


Kina Wealth Management established


Kina Ventures Limited registered


Kina Funds Management launched
Kina Asset Management Limited launched
Kina becomes founder of PNG Credit Bureau


Launch of Kina Finance and Kina Investment Superannuation Services


Kina Securities begins operations