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Stellar to Kenyan Shilling Converter and calculator

Convert 1Stellar (XLM) to Kenyan Shilling (KES) equals Sh 13.96 | Bitget

KES information

About Kenyan Shilling (KES)

The Kenyan Shilling (KES), introduced in 1966, replaced the East African Shilling to become the official currency of Kenya. It is commonly abbreviated as KES and represented by the symbol KSh. This change was a significant milestone in Kenya's journey towards economic independence and sovereignty. The Kenyan Shilling is more than just a medium of financial transaction; it reflects the country's rich cultural heritage, economic challenges, and aspirations.

Historical Background

The adoption of the Kenyan Shilling was a key step in post-colonial Kenya's economic development. It symbolized a break away from the East African Currency Board arrangement and was a crucial part of establishing a separate monetary identity following independence in 1963.

Design and Symbolism

The design of the Kenyan Shilling incorporates elements of Kenya's diverse culture and rich natural heritage. Banknotes and coins feature images of Kenya's founding father, Jomo Kenyatta, and later Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, and other prominent figures, along with various wildlife species, showcasing Kenya's commitment to preserving its natural and cultural heritage.

Economic Role

The Kenyan Shilling is central to Kenya's economy, which is one of the largest and most dynamic in East Africa. The currency facilitates trade in key sectors such as agriculture, tourism, manufacturing, and services. The stability and value of the Shilling are vital for economic growth and the well-being of Kenyan citizens.

Monetary Policy and Inflation

The Central Bank of Kenya manages the Shilling, implementing monetary policies aimed at maintaining currency stability and controlling inflation. These policies are essential for fostering a favorable economic environment and encouraging investment.

The Shilling in International Trade

The Kenyan Shilling's exchange rate is crucial in international trade, especially for Kenya's exports like tea, coffee, and horticultural products. A stable exchange rate is essential for maintaining competitive export prices and attracting foreign investments.

Remittances and Economic Impact

Remittances from Kenyans living abroad, particularly in North America and Europe, are a significant source of foreign income. These funds, exchanged for Shillings, support many families and contribute to the national economy.

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Bitget crypto-to-fiat exchange data shows that the most popular Stellar currency pair is the XLM to KES, with for Stellar's currency code being XLM. Use our cryptocurrency calculator now to see how much your cryptocurrency can be exchanged for KES.

XLM to KES conversion rate trend

In the past 1D, Stellar has changed +4.01% to KES. Based on the trend and price charts, Stellar(XLM) has changed +4.01% to KES while Kenyan Shilling(KES) has changed % to XLM in the last 24 hours.

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What factors influence the conversion rate of Stellar to Kenyan Shilling?

Stellar to Kenyan Shilling is falling this week.
Stellar's current market price is Sh 13.96 per XLM, with a total market cap of Sh 403,084,206,435.03 KES based on a circulating supply of 28,877,679,000 XLM. The trading volume of Stellar has changed by -40.44% (Sh -18,318,723,115.51 KES) in the last 24 hours. Last trading day, XLM's trading volume was Sh 45,297,963,960.65.
Market cap
24h volume
Circulating supply
28.88B XLM

Conversion tables

The exchange rate of Stellar is decreasing.
1 XLM is currently valued at Sh 13.96 KES , which means buying 5 XLM will cost Sh 69.79 KES . Similarly, Sh1 KES can be traded for 0.07164 XLM, and Sh50 KES can be converted to 3.58 XLM, excluding any platform or gas fees.
The exchange rate of 1 XLM to Kenyan Shilling has changed by -15.71% in the last 7 days. In the last 24 hours, the rate has fluctuated by +4.01%, reaching a high of 14.28 KES and a low of 13.07 KES . One month ago, the value of 1 XLM was Sh 17.77 KES , which represents a -21.45% change from its current value. Over the last year, Stellar has changed by
, resulting in a change of +2.64% in its value.


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Amount01:46 am today
0.5KES0.03582  XLM
1KES0.07164  XLM
5KES0.3582  XLM
10KES0.7164  XLM
50KES3.58  XLM
100KES7.16  XLM
500KES35.82  XLM
1000KES71.64  XLM

Today vs. 24 hours ago

Amount01:46 am today24 hours ago24h change
0.5 XLM$0.05447$0.05237
1 XLM$0.1089$0.1047
5 XLM$0.5447$0.5237
10 XLM$1.09$1.05
50 XLM$5.45$5.24
100 XLM$10.89$10.47
500 XLM$54.47$52.37
1000 XLM$108.94$104.74

Today vs. 1 month ago

Amount01:46 am today1 month ago1M change
0.5 XLM$0.05447$0.06934
1 XLM$0.1089$0.1387
5 XLM$0.5447$0.6934
10 XLM$1.09$1.39
50 XLM$5.45$6.93
100 XLM$10.89$13.87
500 XLM$54.47$69.34
1000 XLM$108.94$138.67

Today vs. 1 year ago

Amount01:46 am today1 year ago1Y change
0.5 XLM$0.05447$0.05307
1 XLM$0.1089$0.1061
5 XLM$0.5447$0.5307
10 XLM$1.09$1.06
50 XLM$5.45$5.31
100 XLM$10.89$10.61
500 XLM$54.47$53.07
1000 XLM$108.94$106.13


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