Access Bank Plc
Court freezes businessman’s accounts for alleged $158, 000 fraud
A Lagos Federal High Court, has granted an order freezing the accounts of a Lagos-based businessman, Mr. Ayeni Oluwafemi Oluwale and his company, Femglare International Limited over alleged US$158,000 alleged fraud. This followed an ex-parte application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and argued by one of its counsel, Mr George Chia –Yakua…
Access kicks off WhatsApp banking
Access Bank Plc has broken new boundary with the “Access WhatsApp Banking”, which showed that the days of brick and mortar banking is fast becoming losing attraction and patronage.
Nigerian Banks' Twitter Banter Goes Viral
Sterling Bank may not be the most popular bank in Nigeria. But on Saturday, it crept into the consciousness of many Nigerians, perhaps, potential customers, all thanks to a tweet, which has since gone viral. The tweet is a less-than-subtle shade thrown at the banks' rivals including Guaranty Trust Bank, Access Bank, First Bank and…
Access Bank facilitates 20 new businesses through German Desk
Access Bank Plc’s newly set up German Business Desk has strengthened Nigeria-German bilateral trade with more than 20 new businesses registered since the unit came into operations in 2017.Besides, the bank reiterated commitment to continue to sustain support for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) with accessible fund to grow their businesses.
Access Bank’s SME loan portfolio hits N60 billion
Access Bank Plc may have empowered the Small and Medium scale Enterprises (SMEs) in the country as its loan portfolio reaches N60 billion mark.Besides, the bank disclosed that it currently has about 250,000 SMEs’ accounts, which it hoped to double in a short while.
Access Bank posts N72.9b pre-tax profit in Q3
Access Bank Plc has recorded increase in pre-tax profits from ₦69 billion in September 2016, to ₦72.9 billion for the third quarter (Q3) ended September 30, 2017.
Access Bank wins multiple awards at EMEA Finance
Access Bank Plc has emerged Nigeria’s biggest winner at the 2016 EMEA Finance Banking Awards organised by EMEA Finance Magazine.
Six Nigerian banks get Moody’s national scale ratings
Moody's Investors Services has assigned national scale ratings (NSRs) to six Nigerian banks including Sterling Bank Plc, Zenith Bank Plc, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank), Access Bank Plc...
Banking stocks lift shares by N16.3 billion
Heavy transactions in the shares of some banks, especially United Bank for Africa (UBA) and FBN Holdings, last week, lifted the volume of shares traded, as a turnover of 1.867 billion shares worth N16.330 billion were exchanged in 21,584 deals.