FBNBank Ghana as a part of its banking technique to carry monetary providers nearer to prospects has continued to leverage new and evolving applied sciences to facilitate entry to on a regular basis monetary providers.
The First Bank of Nigeria Restricted subsidiary in Ghana is demonstrating ardour and dedication to broadening the alternatives and entry to monetary providers for the unbanked and underbanked phase of our society with entry to handy and inexpensive monetary services.
The Bank is now scaling up its agent banking venture to enhance its digital banking channels to extend entry for monetary providers to prospects.
The Managing Director of FBNBank Ghana, Victor Yaw Asante introduced that its community of brokers will current a handy and cozy different for purchasers that require easy and straightforward to make use of digital channels.
He famous that the bank’s agent banking venture will associate with steady innovation and a roll-out of recent and improved digital methods of finishing up transactions inside their communities.
In a world of Covid-19, these enhancements will promote bodily distancing and the discount of bodily interactions of individuals, thereby guarding in opposition to the unfold of the virus.
Mr. Asante was involved in regards to the variety of Ghanaians who don’t have entry to monetary services which hinders the monetary inclusion course of within the nation.
In line with the World Bank’s International Findex Database, Ghanaian adults with a registered monetary account improved from 41% in 2014 to 58% in 2017.
Additionally, in 2017, 54% of girls had an account with a proper monetary establishment, in comparison with 58% for the overall inhabitants and 62% of males, implying that there are nonetheless many Ghanaian adults who don’t have accounts attributable to lack of entry and different causes.
He believes FBNBank’s agent banking will assist improve entry to monetary providers and enhance monetary inclusion.
The FBNBank Managing Director recounted that agent banking helps people in addition to households and opens up communities for financial progress.
He additionally famous that it gives them with the flexibility to handle their sources and lower your expenses enabling them make the fitting monetary choices in an inexpensive, easy and safe manner.
FBNBank brokers are dotted within the Accra-Tema Metropolis to supply alternatives to people and companies.
This permits prospects to entry acceptable, inexpensive, and well timed monetary services like account opening, cash deposits, cash withdrawals, and funds switch, via the brokers’ level of sale units, the bank’s cellular app, and the short banking hotline.