Ecobank signs Strategic Partnership with Google on e-Learning

Posted by - May 11, 2020

Ecobank Group is leveraging its distribution and partner networks to raise awareness of literacy apps in the Google Play Store to support the education of children who are at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a statement, the bank is committed to protecting the health, safety and wellbeing of its customers across Africa.

Ecobank, Multimedia Group partners to improve financial inclusion drive

Posted by - October 21, 2019

As part of its tactics to improve the finance sector, the financial institution Ecobank Ghana will be partnering with The Multimedia Group to improve financial inclusion agenda of the bank through its digital platform’s. The bank recently made a courtesy call on the management of Multimedia to outline their plans for the next economic year.

Ecobank partners NIRSAL on a N70 billion MoU commitment for Agriculture Financing

Posted by - July 19, 2019

The Pan African Bank, Ecobank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) on a N70billion portfolio commitment from the bank to Agribusiness projects initiated and de-risked by NIRSAL. The facility will be drawn down in series, with the MoU effectively kicking off an initial N15billion

Ecobank Partners NIRSAL, declares N70bn Agricultural Fund in 3 years

Posted by - June 24, 2019

Ecobank Nigeria and Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) recently entered into a partnership with the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) with a N15 billion agricultural investment scheme being the first tranche in agricultural value chain financing. Commenting on the Collaboration, the Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria, Patrick Akinwuntan during the

Ecobank named ‘Best Retail Bank in Africa’ at 2019 African Banker Awards

Posted by - June 20, 2019

Ecobank has been named Best Retail Bank in Africa 2019 at the prestigious African Banker Awards. The judges were especially impressed by how Ecobank’s state-of-the-art products, services, functionality and constant innovations provide 24/7 convenience, accessibility and affordability to meet the evolving needs and expectations of its customers across 33 African countries, whilst also successfully driving

Ecobank assures continual Impressive Performance

Posted by - April 26, 2019

The Chairman of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), parent company of all Ecobank subsidiaries, Mr. Emmanuel Ikazoboh, has assured stakeholders that efforts are being intensified to sustain the positive performance recorded by the financial institution going forward. Ikazoboh stated this while presenting the bank’s 2018 financial report at the 31st annual general meeting (AGM) held in

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated raises $450m in debut Eurobond

Posted by - April 23, 2019

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, ETI, the Lomé-based parent company of the Ecobank Group, has announced that it has successfully raised $450 million in its debut Eurobond which was oversubscribed. The Global Offering is a 5-year unsecured note (144A/RegS) listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. The bond matures in April 2024 and was

ETI Injects $64m into Ecobank Nigeria

Posted by - April 3, 2019

Africa’s Ecobank has injected $64 million into its Nigerian unit after its decision to adopt a different exchange rate for the naira to the one supported by the central bank affected its capital ratio, it reported recently. Ecobank said its board decided in November to adopt a market exchange rate of N364 to the dollar,

Ecobank to train IFRC leaders on sustainable leadership

Posted by - March 25, 2019

The Ecobank Academy will train 150 senior leaders of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) from 45 African countries to strengthen their leadership skills to help in the development of the communities they serve. According to a release, the three-day ‘IFRC Africa Region Leadership Forum’ training course was being provided

Ecobank Nigeria’s new Managing Director reconfirms Customer-Centricity in Ecobank’s Flagship Affiliate – Nigeria

Posted by - September 6, 2018

Patrick Akin Akinwuntan, Managing Director and Regional Executive of Ecobank Nigeria, starts his new role today. The vastly experienced banking professional is passionate about bringing customer-friendly banking services to every household in Nigeria. This means that Nigerians can expect a more customer-friendly Ecobank as well as continued market-leading banking innovation that will make their banking