Category Archives: Banking

Charting course of labour with development financing

Charting course of labour with development financing

Economic growth and inclusive wealth can only be attained by a commensurate rise in national productivity. But the productivity level would always be subjected to

‘CBN under Emefiele has been friendly to farmers’

‘CBN under Emefiele has been friendly to farmers’

A group of farmers in Nigeria have applauded the recent reappointment of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, saying it

CBN gives banks three months to withdraw mutilated notes

CBN gives banks three months to withdraw mutilated notes

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has opened a three-month window from June 3 to September 2, for customers across the country to replace their

Sterling Bank empowers teachers

Sterling Bank empowers teachers

Sterling Bank Plc has said it is lending support to a programme organised by the Teaching Network Foundation (TTNF). The initiative is aimed at improving

CBN plans fresh banks’ recapitalisation as capital base weakens by $3.5bn

CBN plans fresh banks’ recapitalisation as capital base weakens by $3.5bn

The depreciation of the naira between 2004 when the last banking sector recapitalisation took place and now has cut the value of the capital of

Firm initiates ‘WeyMoney’ to boost clients access to loans

Firm initiates ‘WeyMoney’ to boost clients access to loans

A real estate firm LandWey Investment Limited has created a customer-centric solution that would help customers have access to loan facility for its subscribers called ‘WeyMoney’. According

Emefiele to unveil 5-Yr plan as CBN plans movie, music academies

Emefiele to unveil 5-Yr plan as CBN plans movie, music academies

As the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is set to unveil his five – year plan today, the director, Corporate Communications of

Ecobank wins award

Ecobank wins award

Ecobank said recently won the Most Admired Financial Services Brand in Africa. Brand Africa which released the top 100 brands in Africa recently, also listed

FCMB prepares customers for tax compliance

FCMB prepares customers for tax compliance

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) will on June 26, 2019, in Lagos, host a seminar on tax matters, in line with its commitment to deepen the

Union bank shareholders endorse balance sheet reduction

Union bank shareholders endorse balance sheet reduction

Shareholders of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc yesterday approved the proposal by the board of directors for a N54.4 billion reduction from the bank’s Share

Sterling Bank commits 10% loan portfolio to agric finance

Sterling Bank commits 10% loan portfolio to agric finance

Sterling Bank Plc, said it has committed 10 per cent of its total loan portfolio to funding agriculture in recognition of its significant contribution to

Facebook to unveil white paper on cryptocurrency next week

Facebook will by next week, June 18, publish a white paper on its cryptocurrency token which is likely to be dubbed Libra Coin likely to