Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Kenya has launched a new credit card in Kenya, the Standard Chartered Visa Infinite credit card.

Mr. Kariuki Ngari, CEO, SCB said: “We are constantly working towards bringing to our clients the highest quality of services available on the global market. The launch of the Visa Infinite credit card shows our bank’s commitment to bringing payment solutions that meet and exceed the expectations of our ever-expanding clientele. As a leading issuer of credit cards in Kenya, we continually look at ways of becoming more customer centric. The new Standard Chartered Visa Infinite credit card is in-line with our strategy to consistently deliver premium services to our valued customers in Kenya. Our sustained growth in this sector has been consistently achieved through our continued commitment to delivering exceptional services and added value.”

The Standard Chartered Visa Infinite credit card, targets high net-worth customers and will offer a range of value added benefits. The card benefits include;

Global Airport Lounge access

Customers will get access to over 900 airport lounges all around the world as well as one free guest per visit through LoungeKey.

Free Round of Golf

Customers will get a free round of golf every month at Karen Country Golf Club, one of Kenya’s top golf courses.

360° Rewards programme

Customers will earn 2 reward points for every Ksh. 100 spent at point of sale terminals. For every Ksh. 100 supermarket spend, you earn 4 reward points and for online shopping or international spends, you earn 6 reward points.

Travel insurance

Customers will get free travel insurance up to Ksh. 200 million (USD 2.5M) at home and abroad for single or multiple trips for themselves and any person booked on their Standard Chartered Visa Infinite Credit card. This insurance will cover personal accident, baggage loss or delay, flight delays or cancellations and loss of passport.

Cash Back

Customers will get a 5% cash back on fuel and dinning up to a maximum of Ksh. 1,000 per month. The cashback will be credited automatically into their credit card account.

Concierge Service

Through this service a cardholder gets their air travel arrangements, hotel reservations, international airport reservation services, currency exchange, packaged holiday reservations, transportation, luggage handling and more taken care of.