Union Bank of Nigeria Plc Issuance of Series I and II Notes under N100 billion Local Currency Bond Programme

LAGOS, NIGERIA – September 07, 2018 – Union Bank of Nigeria Plc (Union Bank), one of Nigeria’s long-standing and most respected financial institutions, is pleased to announce the registration of a N100 billion Debt Issuance Programme (the “Bond Programme”), and the subsequent inaugural issuance of Series I and II Bonds under the newly registered Bond…

Innovation, Creativity and Disruptive Conversations at TEDxLagos Powered by Union Bank

On Saturday, 18th of August, the city of Lagos will play host to a gathering of some of Nigeria’s finest minds; entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs, professionals, innovators and reformers, at the TEDxLagos event themed Spotlight. The event will hold at the MUSON Centre, Onikan, and will draw members of the TEDxLagos and international TED communities…

Union Bank Launches Youth Mentorship Project in Igbodo Community of Delta State

Lagos, Nigeria – As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives, Union Bank has announced the launch of the We Lead Mentorship Project (WLMP), an 8-month youth mentorship programme, in Igbodo, Delta State,. Sponsored by Union Bank and implemented by Rural Development and Reformation Foundation (RUDERF) in conjunction with the Igbodo Development Union (IDU),…

Connect Nigeria, Union Bank Unveil Top 100 Emerging SMEs List

ConnectNigeria.com, in collaboration with Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s most trusted financial institutions, has announced the release of the Top 100 Emerging SMEs list. The Top 100 Emerging SMEs initiative which was launched in February at the annual Connect Nigeria eBusiness fair for Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs), aims to identify and celebrate some of…

Union Bank Introduces Campus Innovation Challenge for Students of Nigerian Tertiary Institutions

Lagos, Nigeria – As part of efforts to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship among Nigerian youths, Union Bank has announced the call for entries to its 2018 Campus Innovation Challenge, a competition open to students of tertiary institutions across the country. The Campus Innovation Challenge which is being organised in collaboration with leading social incubation centre…

Union Bank Releases Second Citizenship, Sustainability and Innovation Report

Lagos, Nigeria – Union Bank has announced the release of its second Citizenship, Sustainability and Innovation (CSI) report – an annual compendium which highlights the bank’s strategic approach, initiatives and impact made in the areas of Citizenship, Sustainability and Innovation within the last year.   The report touches on the impact Union Bank made within…

Union Bank Receives PCI DSS Recertification, ISO 27001 Certification

Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s most trusted financial institutions has announced its attainment of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) version 3.2 recertification and the International Organisation for Standardisation ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification. The Bank was awarded by Panacea Infosec, Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) in conjunction with their local partner- Digital Encode, having…

Union Bank Becomes the First Nigerian Bank to Introduce Robotics into its Operations

Lagos, NIGERIA – In an avant-garde move which sets it apart from its counterparts in the Nigerian banking industry, Union Bank has announced the deployment of the innovative Robotic Process Automation (RPA) technology in its operations; a first in the Nigerian Banking industry.   The new technology was officially launched at an interactive session which…