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UNUS SED LEO to Kenyan Shilling Converter and calculator

Convert 1UNUS SED LEO (LEO) to Kenyan Shilling (KES) equals Sh 748.68 | 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 UNUS SED LEO currency pair is the LEO to KES, with for UNUS SED LEO's currency code being LEO. Use our cryptocurrency calculator now to see how much your cryptocurrency can be exchanged for KES.

LEO to KES conversion rate trend

In the past 1D, UNUS SED LEO has changed +1.40% to KES. Based on the trend and price charts, UNUS SED LEO(LEO) has changed +1.40% to KES while Kenyan Shilling(KES) has changed % to LEO in the last 24 hours.

Conversion rate comparison of various exchanges

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Last updated 2024/04/14 17:00:30(UTC+0)

What factors influence the conversion rate of UNUS SED LEO to Kenyan Shilling?

UNUS SED LEO to Kenyan Shilling is rising this week.
UNUS SED LEO's current market price is Sh 748.68 per LEO, with a total market cap of Sh 693,754,094,142.55 KES based on a circulating supply of 926,636,900 LEO. The trading volume of UNUS SED LEO has changed by -29.24% (Sh -92,290,314.94 KES) in the last 24 hours. Last trading day, LEO's trading volume was Sh 315,672,456.12.
Market cap
24h volume
Circulating supply
926.64M LEO

Conversion tables

The exchange rate of UNUS SED LEO is decreasing.
1 LEO is currently valued at Sh 748.68 KES , which means buying 5 LEO will cost Sh 3,743.4 KES . Similarly, Sh1 KES can be traded for 0.001336 LEO, and Sh50 KES can be converted to 0.06678 LEO, excluding any platform or gas fees.
The exchange rate of 1 LEO to Kenyan Shilling has changed by +1.84% in the last 7 days. In the last 24 hours, the rate has fluctuated by +1.40%, reaching a high of 754.16 KES and a low of 734.81 KES . One month ago, the value of 1 LEO was Sh 766.17 KES , which represents a -2.28% change from its current value. Over the last year, UNUS SED LEO has changed by
, resulting in a change of +73.47% in its value.


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Amount17:58 today
0.5KES0.0006678  LEO
1KES0.001336  LEO
5KES0.006678  LEO
10KES0.01336  LEO
50KES0.06678  LEO
100KES0.1336  LEO
500KES0.6678  LEO
1000KES1.34  LEO

Today vs. 24 hours ago

Amount17:58 today24 hours ago24h change
0.5 LEO$2.94$2.9
1 LEO$5.89$5.8
5 LEO$29.43$29.02
10 LEO$58.86$58.05
50 LEO$294.3$290.24
100 LEO$588.6$580.48
500 LEO$2,943.01$2,902.42
1000 LEO$5,886.03$5,804.85

Today vs. 1 month ago

Amount17:58 today1 month ago1M change
0.5 LEO$2.94$3.01
1 LEO$5.89$6.02
5 LEO$29.43$30.12
10 LEO$58.86$60.24
50 LEO$294.3$301.18
100 LEO$588.6$602.36
500 LEO$2,943.01$3,011.78
1000 LEO$5,886.03$6,023.56

Today vs. 1 year ago

Amount17:58 today1 year ago1Y change
0.5 LEO$2.94$1.7
1 LEO$5.89$3.39
5 LEO$29.43$16.97
10 LEO$58.86$33.93
50 LEO$294.3$169.67
100 LEO$588.6$339.33
500 LEO$2,943.01$1,696.67
1000 LEO$5,886.03$3,393.33


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