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$500m Eurobond: Global Investors Validate UBA’s Pan-African Growth Strategy

$500m Eurobond: Global Investors Validate UBA’s Pan-African Growth Strategy

Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, United Bank for Africa Plc., UBA, Kennedy Uzoka says the $500 million Eurobond raised by the bank, which was 240 percent over-subscribed, reflects the strong global investor appetite for UBA’s credit and support for the Group’s pan-African financial services strategy. According to the Bank, the Global Offering is a five-year

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Fidelity Bank Launches NIBSS mCash Product

As part of the renewed efforts to further drive the financial inclusion mandates of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Fidelity Bank Plc has gone live on the Nigerian Inter-Bank Settlement System, NIBSS mCash product which will allow it’s registered merchants to receive payments from customers using their phones. Launched in collaboration with the NIBSS,

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Fidelity Bank Gets New Board Leadership

Fidelity Bank Plc appoints three new non-executive directors, among them, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Ernest Ebi has emerged as a non-executive director and chairman designate of the board of directors, Fidelity Bank Plc. The appointment comes on the

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Financial Inclusion Is Our Goal – Ade Ayeyemi

Financial Inclusion Is Our Goal – Ade Ayeyemi, Group Chief Executive Officer, Eco Bank,  What is Ecobank’s overall vision and new strategy to increase its customer base? Our goal is to create an Ecobank that serves as a leader not only in the market but a leader that solves problems that face our customers, ensures financial inclusion

Sterling Bank Stable, Gets Moody’s B2 Rating

Moody’s Investors Service, a leading global rating agency, has assigned first-time local and foreign currency issuer and deposit ratings of B2 with stable outlooks to Sterling Bank Plc, including a Counterparty Risk Assessment, CRA, of B1 (cr)/Not Prime (cr). A statement by the Agency stated that the ratings are underpinned by a b3 baseline credit

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