Global Bank Directory
According to the Central Bank, there were 21 commercial banks in Nigeria as of February 2015.
The Central Bank of Nigeria
Access Bank | Lagos Update: 2021-03-20
Access Bank Plc is a corporate commercial bank with operations across major commercial centres in Nigeria, Sub Saharan Africa and the United Kingdom.
Coronation Merchant Bank | Lagos Update: 2020-09-27
Coronation Merchant Bank Limited is Africa's premier investment bank, providing innovative solutions to the needs of corporations, governments and other financial services organisations. The Bank offers investment banking, corporate banking, private banking, asset and fund management, securities trading, and other related financial services.
Fidelity Bank Plc | Lagos Update: 2016-10-17
Fidelity Bank Plc (former Fidelity Union Merchant Bank) is ranked among the top 10 Nigerian banks, with presence in the major cities and commercial centres. The Bank operates in three business segments: Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, and Investment Banking.
First Bank of Nigeria | Lagos Update: 2016-09-10
First Bank of Nigeria Ltd. (FirstBank Nigeria) is a Nigerian bank and financial services firm. The bank is the largest retail lender in the nation, while most banks gather funds from consumers and loan it out to large corporations and multinationals, First Bank has created a small market for some of its retail clients. First Bank of Nigeria maintains a subsidiary in the United Kingdom, FBN Bank (UK), which has a branch in Paris. The Bank also has representative offices in Johannesburg, Beijing, Abu Dhabi, and Kinshasa. Total assets: US$18.6 billion (as of September 30, 2011).
First Interstate Merchant Bank | Lagos Update: 2016-10-12
First Interstate Merchant Bank (Nigeria) Ltd. offers commercial and merchant banking services in Nigeria.
Guaranty Trust Bank | Lagos Update: 2015-03-25
Guaranty Trust Bank plc (GTBank) is a foremost Nigerian financial institution with vast business outlays spanning Anglophone West Africa and the United Kingdom. GTBank provides a full range of commercial, investment and retail banking products & services to its discerning corporate, commercial and retail customers. The bank's other innovative products and solutions include an E-branch, where customers can perform transactions electronically with no human interface. Total assets: NGN 2,235 billion (as of September 30, 2014).
Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) | Abuja Update: 2014-01-09
The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM Bank) was established by Act 38 of 1991 as an Export Credit Agency with the broad mandate to promoting the diversification of the Nigerian economy and deepening the external sector, particularly the non-oil through the provision of credit facilities in both local and foreign currencies; risk-bearing facilities through export credit guarantee & export credit insurance; business development and financial advisory services etc.
Skye Bank | Lagos Update: 2017-03-19
Skye Bank PLC is one of the top financial institutions in Nigeria. The Bank operates in three business segments: Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, and Investment Banking.
Union Bank of Nigeria | Lagos Update: 2017-01-17
Union Bank of Nigeria Plc. (UBN) is one of the largest commercial banks in Nigeria, serving individuals, small and medium-sized enterprises (SME), as well as large corporations and organizations. As on December 31, 2011, the Bank had a network of 379 branches across Nigeria, a subsidiary in London (Union Bank UK plc) and offices in Ghana, Benin and South Africa.
United Bank for Africa | Lagos Update: 2015-03-05
United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) is a leading Pan African group with banking presence in 19 African countries. The group provides universal banking services to diverse customer groups across Africa. UBA has representative offices in New York, London and Paris. Total assets: NGN 2,651 billion (as of September 30, 2014).
Unity Bank | Lagos Update: 2016-03-15
Unity Bank plc is one of Nigeria's leading retail banks. The Bank provides a wide range of financial services including Savings and Checking Accounts, Unity BETA Account, Unity Kids Account, Fixed Deposit Account, Target Savings Account (TSA), Credit & Debit Cards, Business Accounts, Inventory Financing, Oil & Gas Clearing, Overdraft, and Agricultural Loans. Unity Bank employs about 2,000 people and operates more than 240 business offices throughout the country.
Zenith Bank | Lagos Update: 2022-08-01
Zenith Bank Plc is one of the largest financial institutions in Nigeria and in all of West Africa. The Bank is a leader in financial solutions in most spectra of banking. Zenith Bank's core businesses include: Corporate and Investment Banking, Commercial and Consumer Banking, Personal and Private Banking, Trade Services and Foreign Exchange, Treasury and Cash Management Services, Other Non-Bank Financial Services mainly through subsidiaries.