Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc had an excellent showing at the maiden edition of Nigeria CFO awards when its Group Chief Financial Officer (GCFO) and the Finance Team emerged as double winners at the awards night held on October 2, 2015 at Four Points Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Lagos.
Union Bank PLC has announced that it is the main sponsor of the 2015 “Lights, Camera, Africa!” film festival which kicks off on September 30, 2015 at Federal Palace Hotel. This is the second year running the bank will sponsor the festival.
The Bank of Industry (BOI) has secured Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) license, having met the requirements set by the apex bank for all existing Development Finance Institutions (DFIs).
The Bank of Industry (BoI) has partnered Grow Africa Equity Partners Limited to raise a $60 million Venture Capital Fund for small businesses, as part of its innovative financing scheme and efforts to expand intervention in the industrial sector from loan disbursements.
The Bank of Industry (BOI) has put the loan approval for the development of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Gombe State at N903.4 million, out of which 80 per cent will be specifically dedicated to Agro-processing.
Managing Director, Bank of Industry (BoI), Mr. Rasheed Olaoluwa, has put the loan disbursement to entrepreneurs under its Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Fund (MSME) in Niger State at N497 million.
Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has resuscitated the UBA Professorial Chair of Finance at the University of Lagos with an endowment sum of the N52.9 million.
The Board of Trustees of the Investors’ Protection Fund (IPF or Fund) of The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE or The Exchange) has announced that it will, pursuant to Part XIV of the Investment and Securities Act 2007 (ISA), compensate a total of 158 claimants for pecuniary losses suffered by them as a result of wrong doing by certain dealing member firms of The Exchange.
United Bank for Africa Plc, announces the listing of its Rights Issue on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, having admitted the additional shares issued into the Daily Official List of the Exchange.
In the continuous search and supporting Entrepreneurs both big and small in 2015, She Leads Africa has partnered with the Foremost Institutional Bank, GTBank, and the launch of her second annual Entrepreneur Showcase for the most talented female entrepreneurs in Nigeria and Africa in Diaspora.