Access Bank CEO, Wigwe urges all to take the Global Goal Life initiative seriously
On the sidelines of the 2019 Global Citizen Festival, CEO of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe speaks to CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa on how the forthcoming 2020 Global Citizen festival scheduled to hold in Lagos is likely to impact Nigeria's drive towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in the country. He joins CNBC Africa for more.
Bond markets to continue posting gains on bullish sentiments: Nigerian money markets
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) sold 363 billion Naira in Thursday’s Open Market Operations (OMO) Auction out of N447 billion subscription. Nifemi Adeniyi – Team lead of liquidity Management at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for a focus on Nigeria’s fixed income and Forex market.
Access Bank’s Victor Etuokwu on the role of women to the financial services sector
Gender equality and women empowerment is not just an economic issue but it is about how society evolves, gets more efficient and sustainable. This is according to Victor Etuokwu, Executive Director at Access Bank. To discuss the role of women to the financial services sector, he joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on the sidelines of the 59th Annual General Conference of the NBA for more.
Nigeria’s July inflation slows to 11.08%: A look at the markets
Nigeria’s July inflation dipped for the second consecutive month to 11.08 per cent according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Meanwhile, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will hold its bi-weekly retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) Forex auction today. To discuss this and other stories impacting Nigeria’s money market, Nifemi Adeniyi, team leader of Liquidity Management at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
Nigerian fixed income and FX markets watch
Traders say the Naira depreciated at the I and E window by 14 basis points to 362 Naira, 39 kobo while parallel market rates remained flat at 360 niara. Adamma Mbachu, Head of Currency Trading at Access Bank, joins CNBC Africa for more.
Access Bank and Diamond Bank CEOs break down their planned merger
Earlier this week, Diamond bank announced that it selected Access bank as the preferred bidder with respect to a potential merger of the two banks, a move they say will create Africa’s largest retail bank by customers.
The state of Nigeria’s financial sector
The Central Bank of Nigeria says it has no objection to the merger between Access bank and Diamond bank, which is set to be completed by the first half of 2019.
Access bank partners financial tech coys on capacity building
Access bank partners financial tech coys on capacity building.
Access Bank, German firms launch platform to boost trade
Access Bank in collaboration with an investment advisor, DEG has launched a financial support and solutions offering for German and Nigerian investors called, German Desk Nigeria.