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 Access Bank's strategic plan

Video / Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:59:23 GMT

Access Bank's strategic plan

Nigerian lender Access Bank hosted investors and analysts on Thursday to reiterate the bank's strategy to wade through the current difficult business environment.

 Access Bank Ghana to raise $26mn via IPO

Video / Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:22:30 GMT

Access Bank Ghana to raise $26mn via IPO

Access Bank's Ghana unit is aiming to raise a minimum of 104 million cedis, approximately 26 million dollars, in an Initial Public Offering which kicked off in October.

 Bridging the financial inclusion gender gap

Video / Tue, 11 Oct 2016 10:21:42 GMT

Bridging the financial inclusion gender gap

Modern forms of banking such as mobile money and agent network have made it easier for women to access banking services in emerging economies, but the financial gender gap remains wide.

 Access Bank HY earnings improvement

Video / Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:50:09 GMT

Access Bank HY earnings improvement

Access Bank recently reported a 50 billion naira pre-tax profit for the first half of the year, up 28 per cent year-on-year. Net profit also climbed, coming in at 39.4 billion naira, from 31.2 billion naira a year ago.

 Access bank launches 'pay with capture' app

Video / Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:04:39 GMT

Access bank launches 'pay with capture' app

Access Bank launched its mobile payment app that enables individuals make payment for goods and services by scanning pre-generated QR-code. The app also links different payment instruments like bank cards and mobile wallets.

 Nigeria stock market start week in the red

Video / Tue, 24 May 2016 08:16:07 GMT

Nigeria stock market start week in the red

The Nigerian equities market opened the week in the red. The banking sector was the biggest loser, shedding 2.1 per cent, largely due to losses in Zenith and Access Bank as the market anticipates the monetary policy decision today.

 Access Bank records N22.5bn Q1 profit

Video / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:59:09 GMT

Access Bank records N22.5bn Q1 profit

Access Bank has reported a 37 per cent rise in first quarter pre-tax profits to 22.5 billion naira. Following the bank's annual general meeting on Wednesday.

 Focus on Nigeria's banking sector earnings

Video / Fri, 18 Mar 2016 08:18:15 GMT

Focus on Nigeria's banking sector earnings

The earning season is in full swing. Yesterday, Access Bank reported a 44 per cent rise in full year profit before tax to 75 billion naira. Net interest income was up 5.4 percent to 105.5 billion naira.

 Naira remains under pressure

Video / Thu, 03 Mar 2016 11:07:40 GMT

Naira remains under pressure

While the naira/dollar rate remains pegged in the official market, the exchange rate has been volatile in the parallel market. Dollar supply remains weak amid speculation that the central bank is considering modalities for a second tier forex market.

 Nigeria seeks to innovate health sector

Video / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:13:08 GMT

Nigeria seeks to innovate health sector

At the recently concluded 2015 Health Innovation Challenge in Lagos, the key theme was creating an active Nigerian health innovation market place, aimed at improving health care delivery through Innovation.

 Moody's assigns first-time rating to Access Bank

Video / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:56:46 GMT

Moody's assigns first-time rating to Access Bank

Moody's Investors Service has assigned a first-time rating to Access Bank with Ba3 Local and Foreign Currency Issuer Ratings; Ba3 Local Currency Deposit Ratings, and a B1 Foreign Currency Deposit Rating.

 Access Bank holds AGM

Video / Fri, 08 May 2015 07:53:53 GMT

Access Bank holds AGM

Nigerian lender Access Bank held its 26th annual general meeting on Thursday. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa caught up with CEO Herbert Wigwe for a conversation about Access Bank and the broader banking sector.

 Nigerian market posts modest gain

Video / Tue, 10 Mar 2015 08:01:49 GMT

Nigerian market posts modest gain

Nigeria's equities market opened the week on a positive note, as the NSE All Share Index appreciated by 0.47 per cent to close at 31,195 points - trimming the market's year to date losses to 9.99 per cent.

 Access Bank extends rights issue

Video / Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:23:23 GMT

Access Bank extends rights issue

Against all odds Access Bank is pushing ahead with its Rights Issue, which expired yesterday, however, the bank has extended its deadline to 18 March. The tier-one lender is offering 7.6 billion ordinary shares at 6.90 naira to shareholders.

 Picking top stocks at Nigerian bourse

Video / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:19:38 GMT

Picking top stocks at Nigerian bourse

Nigeria's financial services sector led the activities chart today as WEMA, FBNH and Access Bank stocks rallied despite the market's downturn. With the raft of regulatory measures targeted at banks, can investors continue to bet on these stocks?