Tag: Access Bank

Access Bank: CBN suspends forex sales to BDCs over COVID-19

Traders at Nigeria’s forex market say they are anticipating a bi-weekly retail forex auction today. Femi Ogundimu, Fixed Income Trader at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for a preview of today’s trading session at the money market here in Nigeria.

Mixed sentiments in Nigerian markets as some investors FX yields

Traders say they expect the bullish sentiments in the fixed income market to continue as investors continue to take advantage of current yield levels. Constance Onyia, Fixed Income Dealer at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for more on activities impacting Nigeria’s fixed income and forex market....

Access Bank CEO Wigwe breaks down full year numbers

The CEO of Tier-one lender Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe says some of the synergies shared with investors about the merger with Diamond Bank came out clearly in the bank's full-year numbers. He also shared his thoughts on the Central Bank of Nigeria's policy response to the coronavirus pandemic with CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa.

Finding affordable kidney care in Nigeria

Access Bank’s Head of Sustainability, Omobolanle Victor-Olaniyan says there's need to find more affordable models that work for kidney treatment in Nigeria. She joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole to discuss how public-private-partnership is the way to go to achieve better outcomes.

2020 Lagos City Marathon: Norrie Williamson on what makes this year’s event one of the best

About 12 countries participated in the 2020 Lagos City Marathon organised by Access Bank. On the side-lines of the event, CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole caught up with Norrie Williamson, Technical Adviser for the race where he discussed what records were broken.

DMO: Foreign investors cut participation in bond market in 2019

Nigeria’s Debt Management Office says foreign investors cut their participation in Nigerian government bond auctions last year, buying just 4.39 of all bonds issued compared with 10.99 per cent bought in 2018. Ifueko Olotu, Team Lead, Treasury Coverage at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.

Access Bank: N345bn OMO maturity expected in Nigerian market

Traders in Nigeria’s treasury market say the bearish sentiments on the short and medium tenured Open market operation (OMO) securities continued on Tuesday. Oluwemimo Omotoso, Head of International Treasury at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for a preview of trading sessions.

GDP growth rate increases by 2.28% in Q3: Nigerian FX markets

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows Nigeria's gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 2.28 per cent in the third quarter of the year. Taiwo Olajubu, Treasury Coverage Team member at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa to discuss activities shaping Nigeria's fixed income and FX markets.