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Stanbic IBTC Bank Rewards 70 Active Customers With N100,000 Each

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Stanbic IBTC Bank Rewards 70 Active Customers With N100,000 Each

Stanbic IBTC Bank, in its ongoing Reward4Saving Promo, rewarded 70 additional customers in the January draw, which brings the total number of beneficiaries to 1,424 since the inception of the promo in 2021.

The Reward4Saving Promo was created to foster disciplined saving habits among Nigerians, offering them rewards for achieving specified savings targets. In the January draw, 10 winners were selected from each of the seven business regions operated by the bank in Nigeria, and each was rewarded with N100,000.

So far, over 1,424 customers who have actively saved a minimum of N10,000 in their @ease wallet or savings accounts have been rewarded with N234 million. The Reward4Saving promo is currently in its third season, and the promo will run from September 2023 until August 2024. Stanbic IBTC Bank will continuously reward 70 customers with N100,000 each in the monthly draws; seven customers with N1 million in the quarterly draws; and seven customers will also be rewarded with N2 million in the grand finale within the period.

Five draws have been held so far in the third season, and 357 customers who have emerged winners have been rewarded with cash prizes ranging from N100,000 to N1 million for maintaining consistent saving habits. 350 customers have won N35 million in the monthly draws, and seven customers have won N7 million in the first quarterly draw. There are seven more draws till the end of the season, and N84 million is left to be given out.

Speaking on the essence of the promo, Layo Ilori-Olaogun, Head, Middle Market and Youth Segment, Stanbic IBTC Bank, described the Reward4Saving promo as an initiative that teaches Nigerians to build healthy financial habits while rewarding them for staying consistent.

“We are proud to continue rewarding our customers’ dedication and commitment to saving towards their financial goals, especially in these challenging economic times. Their success is our success,” Layo said.

Layo added that the promo teaches healthy financial habits and incentivizes customers to save. “There are still four more monthly draws, two quarterly draws, and the grand finale before the promo ends, so we encourage more Nigerians to take advantage of this opportunity,” she said.

The promo is open to new and existing customers who save a minimum of N10,000 in their savings account or @ease wallet for at least 30 days. This can be done by opening a Stanbic IBTC Bank Savings Account via the bank’s mobile app, available on both the Play Store and App Store. Individuals can also simply dial *909*37#, visit the bank’s website at www.stanbicibtcbank.com, or visit any Stanbic IBTC Bank branch nationwide to open an account.

With consistency and discipline in savings and financial management, more rewards and financial security await our customers.

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Zenith Bank Capital Markets Day

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Highlights from the Zenith Bank Capital Markets Day held earlier today with the Founder & Chairman of Zenith Bank PLC Dr. Jim Ovia CFR, Dame Dr. Adaora Umeoji OON, GMD/CEO of Zenith Bank PLC, Executive Directors of the Bank; Dr. Henry Oroh, Dr. (Mrs) Adobi Nwapa, Mr. Akin Ogunranti, Mr. Lawani Adamu, Mr. Louis Odom; the Bank’s Chief Finance Officer Dr. Mukhtar Adam (PhD); the General Manager/Group Head Investor Relations & Corporate Development Mrs. Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani; existing and potential investors, analysts, stockmarket players, asset managers, customers and other members of the Senior Management Team of the Bank.

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GTCO Offers 9 Billion Shares At ₦44.50 Each, Envisions One Billion Dollar Profit

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GTCO Offers 9 Billion Shares At ₦44.50 Each, Envisions One Billion Dollar Profit

 

Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO), one of Nigeria’s largest lenders, is raising ₦400 billion in capital through a public offer anchored on the Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX).

The company is offering 9 billion shares at ₦44.50 each, with plans to invest the additional capital in profitable ventures in West Africa and East Africa, as well as recapitalize GTBank Nigeria, expand its asset management and pension businesses, and grow its loan portfolio.

According to Group CEO Segun Agbaje, GTCO has a track record of delivering strong returns, with a 29% average return on equity (RoAE) over the past ten years and a 253% return on investment over the same period.

The company has also made significant inroads into non-banking businesses, including fintech, asset management, and pension management, with plans to generate 5% of group profit from these businesses within three years.

Agbaje, in a “fact behind the offer” presentation at the NGX on monday, gave stakeholders compelling reasons to embrace the offer. He promised to soon make GTCO the first Nigerian company to realise a billion dollar profit.

He welcome the CBN directive to banks in Nigeria to upscale their capital threshold, following adverse economic headwinds that have seen continuous erosion of assets noting that GTCO already had plans to raise fresh capital months before thedirective.

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Zenith Bank Wins Best Commercial Bank In Nigeria And Best Corporate Governance Awards At World Finance 2024 Awards

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Zenith Bank Wins Best Commercial Bank In Nigeria And Best Corporate Governance Awards At World Finance 2024 Awards

Zenith Bank Plc has emerged as the Best Commercial Bank, Nigeria in the World Finance Banking Awards 2024, retaining the award for a fourth consecutive year.

The bank was also named as Best Corporate Governance, Nigeria for the third year running in the World Finance Corporate Governance Awards 2024.

The awards, which were published in the Summer 2024 Issue of the World Finance Magazine, are in recognition of the bank’s robust financial performance, superior customer service, sustainability initiatives and corporate governance practices.

Commenting on the dual honours, the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of Zenith Bank Plc, Dame (Dr.) Adaora Umeoji, OON, remarked:

“These awards highlight our steadfast dedication to excellence, adherence to global best practices, and our persistent effort to deliver superior value to all stakeholders through innovative products and services. Receiving these awards consecutively for multiple years signifies the commitment of our staff, the loyalty of our customers, and the support of our shareholders. We remain devoted to setting industry benchmarks and driving excellence across all aspects of our operations.”

Dr. Umeoji expressed her delight at the recognition and dedicated the awards to the Founder and Chairman, Dr. Jim Ovia, CFR, for his impactful leadership in establishing a robust and flourishing institution. She also expressed gratitude to the board for their vision and insight, the staff for their unwavering dedication, and the bank’s customers for choosing Zenith as their preferred bank.

World Finance is a leading international magazine providing comprehensive coverage and analysis of the financial industry, international business and the global economy.

The editorial combines award-winning reportage, covering a broad range of topics from banking and insurance to wealth management and infrastructure investment, with contributions from some of the world’s most well-respected economists and theorists as well as consultants in government think tanks and the World Economic Forum.

Zenith Bank’s track record of excellent performance has continued to earn the brand numerous awards, with these latest accolades coming on the heels of several recognitions including being recognised as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital for the 14th consecutive year in the 2023 Top 1000 World Banks Ranking, published by The Banker Magazine.

We were also awarded the Bank of the Year (Nigeria) in The Banker’s Bank of the Year Awards for 2020 and 2022; and Most Sustainable Bank, Nigeria in the International Banker 2024 Banking Awards

Further recognitions include Best Bank in Nigeria for three consecutive years from 2020 to 2022 in the Global Finance World’s Best Banks Awards and Best Commercial Bank, Nigeria for three consecutive years from 2021 to 2023 in the World Finance Banking Awards.

Additionally, Zenith Bank has been acknowledged as the Best Corporate Governance Bank, Nigeria, in the World Finance Corporate Governance Awards for 2022 and 2023, and ‘Best in Corporate Governance’ Financial Services’ Africa for four consecutive years from 2020 to 2023 by the Ethical Boardroom.

The bank’s commitment to excellence saw it being named the Most Valuable Banking Brand in Nigeria in the Banker Magazine Top 500 Banking Brands for 2020 and 2021 and Retail Bank of the Year for three consecutive years from 2020 to 2022 at the BusinessDay Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BAFI) Awards.

The bank also received the accolade of Most Sustainable Bank, Nigeria, in the International Banker 2023 Banking Awards and Best Commercial Bank, Nigeria and Best Innovation in Retail Banking, Nigeria, in the International Banker 2022 Banking Awards.

Zenith Bank was named Bank of the Decade (People’s Choice) at the ThisDay Awards 2020, Bank of the Year 2021 by Champion Newspaper, Bank of the Year 2022 by New Telegraph Newspaper, and Most Responsible Organisation in Africa 2021 by SERAS Awards

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