Video / Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:22:30 GMT
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.
Video / Tue, 11 Oct 2016 10:21:42 GMT
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.
Video / Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:04:53 GMT
The market continues to react positively to Access Bank's half year numbers, as the stock tops market trade volumes today with over 36 million shares sold.
Video / Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:50:09 GMT
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.
Video / Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:04:39 GMT
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.
Video / Tue, 24 May 2016 08:16:07 GMT
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.
Video / Wed, 04 May 2016 14:28:34 GMT
East Africa's banking industry continues to experience disruptive mobile and digital trends key among them M-Pesa in Kenya and Tigo Pesa in Tanzania.
Video / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:01:02 GMT
Access bank says it has obtained shareholders' approval for a 100 billion naira debt issue.
Video / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:59:09 GMT
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.
Video / Wed, 13 Apr 2016 14:00:52 GMT
Oando, Access bank and Transcorp are getting investors' attention today as they top the gainers chart at mid-day.
Video / Fri, 18 Mar 2016 08:18:15 GMT
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.
Video / Wed, 09 Mar 2016 10:55:01 GMT
Moody's investor's service on Tuesday placed on review a downgrade, the long- term ratings of three Nigerian banks namely Access Bank, Sterling Bank and the Bank of Industry.
Video / Thu, 03 Mar 2016 11:07:40 GMT
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.
Video / Fri, 11 Dec 2015 11:19:53 GMT
The Access Conference captures outstanding success stories in leadership and business from a variety of internationally recognised speakers.
Video / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:13:08 GMT
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.
Video / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:56:46 GMT
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.
Video / Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:13:42 GMT
Nigeria's equities index erased previous gains in midweek trade, shedding 1.7% on Wednesday.
Video / Fri, 08 May 2015 07:53:53 GMT
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.
Video / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:23:53 GMT
Access Bank is the latest lender to report Q1 earnings in a season that has failed to excite investors.
Video / Tue, 10 Mar 2015 08:01:49 GMT
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.
Video / Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:23:23 GMT
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.
Video / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:19:38 GMT
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?
Video / Thu, 05 Feb 2015 13:55:35 GMT
Access Bank plans raise 53 billion naira through a rights issue at 6.90 naira per share. The rights issue is priced at a premium to the bank's market share price.
Video / Mon, 08 Dec 2014 14:00:49 GMT
Access Bank CEO Herbert Wigwe believes that the creation of a health innovation market will accelerate the development of the sector.
Video / Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:09:01 GMT
Research from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) shows that African countries south of the Sahara, are poised to enjoy a surge in growth in their banking systems during this decade.