Corporate governance and rising global concern
Issues surrounding corporate governance continue to attract considerable attention around the world. For one thing, it builds credibility of businesses and chart path to their sustainability. It has mostly been preached and sought after by experts in management and stakeholders in corporate organisations. Unfortunately, it has also been mostly abused with concomitant negative effects on…
MONEY: Banks still the pad for SMEs
Experts have been upbeat about banking for small businesses, popularly known as Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). At a forum organised by Fidelity Bank Plc, experts identified support for and development of fledgling enterprises as the way forward. CHIJIOKE NELSON writes.
Sulaiman Adedokun is the Deputy Group Managing Director of Meristem Securities. He holds degrees both in Accounting and Banking and Finance.
CBN charges bank directors on corporate governance, money laundering
As part of efforts to combat financial crime and money laundry, the Central Bank of Nigeria has charged bank directors to devise effective ways to tackle the assessed high-level frauds bedevilling the industry.
Union Bank upgrades branches, extends product offerings
Union Bank of Nigeria has unveiled two of its upgraded branches in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, as part of efforts to make banking “simpler and smarter” for its teeming customers, under the refreshed brand identity.
Nigeria: Reversing failures in global budget index
After a poor show in the global budget survey- the Open Budget Index, a ranking of budget processes measured by transparency, inclusiveness and implementation, from 2012 to September 2015
NeFF pledges sustained fight against e-fraud in 2016
The Nigeria Electronic Fraud Forum (NeFF) said it will sustain its fight against electronic fraud (e-fraud) in the country in 2016, by increasing collaborations and knowledge sharing among members.
Stanbic IBTC Bank launches interactive teller machine
STANBIC IBTC Bank Plc, has lunched the National Cash Register (NCR), Interactive Teller Machine (ITM), an innovative product that will allow customers perform full banking activities 24 hours of the day.