Maximise COVID-19 to digitise payment systems, experts urge
Experts in Nigeria’s financial sector have envisaged further adoption of digital channels for monetary transactions as the new normal post-COVID-19, stressing...
Access Bank denies plan to sack 75% workforce, close branches
Access Bank Plc on Monday denied news making rounds that it would sack 75 per cent of its workforce and as well close over 300 branches. The bank denied this in a statement signed by Mr Sunday Ekwochi
Access Bank to cut staff salaries to avoid lay off
Nigeria's Access Bank Plc is planning to cut staff salaries to avoid laying off as coronavirus continues to ravage the world and affect global economies, Bloomberg reported. Bloomberg on Friday reported that "people with direct knowledge of the matter" said the pay cuts are expected to start from May unless business conditions improve. The sources…
Access Bank launches #MyCovid19Hero initiative
It is no longer news that the coronavirus has left the world in a dire state as some Nigerians who were struggling to make ends meet, not only fight for their lives against the pandemic but also against hunger. As a result, we have increasingly seen Nigerians who have taken it upon themselves to see…
Access Bank brings sustainability to the music industry
When Access Bank and Star larger beer announced their intentions to sponsor one of Nigeria’s, biggest TV shows, Access The Stars, it was met with enthusiasm and excitement. For a bank whose operational purpose is hinged on sustainability and creating an enabling environment for its customers as well as the society to thrive, it came…
How Access Bank is educating and protecting the community from COVID - 19
World Health Organisation (WHO), declared COVID-19 a pandemic on March 11, 2020. In its message, it balanced the reality that the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) will inevitably spread to all parts of the world with the observation that governments, businesses, and individuals still have substantial ability to change the course of the disease by being proactive. This…
CBN, private sector form committee against COVID-19 crisis
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in collaboration with the bankers’ committee and the private sector, led by Aliko Dangote Foundation and Access Bank, has announced the formation of the Nigerian Private Sector Coalition against COVID-19.
Equities record first weekly gain in three weeks
Bargain-hunting across banking sector propelled the stock market to its first weekly gain in three weeks, as investors jostle for undervalued stocks in anticipation of good dividend yield for the earning season.
Market rebounds as financial stocks lift index by 0.17%
Following renewed interest in the shares of some banking and insurance stocks, the Nigerian equities market rebounded yesterday, to halt eight consecutive sessions of the downturn
GTBank, Zenith, Access, First bank, UBA get some Love on Valentine’s Day
Love is in the air and Nigerian bank users have spoken. ‘Who is the love of your life? Who is your crush? Your side boo? Your worst ex? Who will you break up with?’ Here at Ciuci Consulting, our annual banking report – What Retail Banking Customers Want for 2020 has started on a ‘love note’ with the #BankLoveChallenge.