FIRST BANK NAMED BEST BANK BY GLOBAL FINANCE WORLD BEST BANK AWARDS 2018
Global Finance has unveiled its 25th annual listing of best banks regionally, and first bank of Nigeria has been named best bank in Nigeria.
First Bank of Nigeria Limited is the premier Bank in West Africa and the leading banking services solutions provider in Nigeria. With 14 million customer accounts, FirstBank provides a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services with over 750 business locations. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank (UK) Limited in London and Paris, FBNBank in the Republic of Congo, Ghana, The Gambia, Guinea, Sierra-Leone and Senegal, as well as a Representative Office in Beijing.
Since its establishment in 1894, FirstBank has consistently built relationships with customers focusing on the fundamentals of good corporate governance, strong liquidity, optimised risk management and leadership.
First Bank has won several awards. They have been named “Most Valuable Bank Brand in Nigeria” six times in a row (2011 – 2016) by the globally renowned “The Banker Magazine” of the Financial Times Group; and “Best Retail Bank in Nigeria” for seven consecutive years, 2011 – 2017, by the Asian Banker International Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards.