UBA Headquarters in Lagos
UBA Group headquarters in Lagos  

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United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) is one of the oldest banks in the country. It is the third largest bank in Nigeria and one of the largest banks in Sub-Saharan Africa. UBA is a full service bank offering a broad range of financial products and services to corporate, commercial and retail customers. It offers current and savings accounts, loans, mortgages, prepaid cards, debit cards, asset finance, payment solutions, money transfers as well as cash management, treasury and capital market services, trust services, pension management, investment banking, mobile and online banking (U-Direct) and other services. With over 12,750 employees, the company serves more than 9 million customers in 19 African countries through 605 offices, 1,738 ATMs and 13,452 POS terminals (December 2015). UBA is the only Sub - Saharan African bank with an office in the US (New York). The Bank operates in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea Conakry, Cote d’Ivoire, Kenya, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, USA, France, Cayman Islands and the UK. UBA Capital (Europe) Limited is a London-based investment banking and asset management company. In addition to these, UBA have obtained licenses to operate in Mali, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo), Mozambique and Congo Brazzaville. The Bank’s shares are widely held by local and foreign individuals, as well as institutional investors. At September 30, 2015, UBA Group had total assets of N2.873 trillion (US$14.4 billion), customer deposits of N2.176 trillion (US$10.9 billion), customer loans of N1.015 trillion (US$5.1 billion) and total equity of N322.558 billion. As of January 4, 2016, the Bank's market capitalization was N123 billion.

Shareholder Information (November 2015)
Foreign Investors - 45%
Nigerian Corporates - 26%
HNI/Retail Investors - 19%
UBA Staff Scheme - 7%
Multilateral Institutions - 3%

Credit Ratings (December 2015)
Fitch - Foreign Currency: B/B+/Stable
Global Credit Rating Co. - National: A1+ (NG)/AA- (NG)/Evolving
Agusto & Co. - National: A+/A+/Stable

UBA Global Locations

Head office address:
UBA House, 57 Marina
P.O. Box 2406
Lagos, Nigeria
Phone: +234 700 2255 822
Fax: +234 1 2644760
Website: www.ubagroup.com
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