Access Bank takes aim at the top

By OKEY ONYENWEAKU As rumours swirl of Access bank making another strategic move, financial analysts are betting on heavy odds that the enterprising lender is set to soar to the top cadre of the industry. This appears to be a justified expectation going by the bank’s strong third quarter (Q3) 2018 performance. Not only has the bank managed to tough More...

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By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, November 12th, 2018

Defunct Skye Bank management, directors under investigation, says NDIC

Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) MD/CEO, Umaru Ibrahim exchanges pleasantries with the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Hon. Justice Abdul A. Kafarati at the 2018 NDIC Sensitization Seminar for More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Sunday, November 4th, 2018

State of the Banks: How banks are managing economic headwinds

Nigeria’s urban money managers have become magicians of sorts, with the local economy groping for growth as gross domestic product (GDP) shuffles ahead at a sleepy 1.5 per cent (as at the second quarter of the More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Friday, November 2nd, 2018

Wema Bank Joins World Savings Day Celebration

In a bid foster a healthier and sustainable savings culture in kids, Wema Bank joined the world in celebrating the World Savings Day under the theme “decoding the financial educate challenge” by visiting several More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

Yields lower slightly in Nigerian bond market

The double Open Market Operation (OMO) T-bill rate hikes by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and slight offshore sell towards month end caused yields to slightly lower by 3 basis points on Thursday, but closed More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 29th, 2018

Diamond Bank to reposition for enhanced profitability

By FELIX OLOYEDE In a bid to avoid travelling the rout of Skye Bank, which was recently taken over by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), struggling Diamond Bank is aggressively in search of survival strategies that More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 29th, 2018

Fidelity Bank’s PAT trump analysts’ projections

Nnamdi Okonkwo, CEO, Fidelity Bank Plc Fidelity Bank Plc has demonstrated strength and focus in the third quarter ended 2018, signifying bumper harvest in the next three months. The lender which creativity and innovation More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Diamond Bank partners Facebook to host business training for entrepreneurs across Nigeria

Uzoma Dozie, CEO, Diamond Bank Diamond Bank, in partnership with Facebook, has commenced the second phase of the targeted training for Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SME) owners to enhance their businesses More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

ATM Card Maintenance Charge controversy

Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor By BONIFACE CHIZEA The Senate since its resumption from its long recess has assumed an unusual activist posture. It is as if the National Assembly, feeling guilty of the accusation More...