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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.

 Fitch affirms 8 Nigerian banks, downgrades 1

Video / Tue, 09 Jul 2013 12:15:24 GMT

Fitch affirms 8 Nigerian banks, downgrades 1

Fitch Ratings affrims the Long-term Issuer Default Ratings of Zenith Bank, First Bank of Nigeria, United Bank for Africa, Guaranty Trust Bank, Access Bank, Diamond Bank, Fidelity Bank and the Long-term National Ratings of Stanbic IBTC Bank.