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CBN Publishes List Of Licensed Deposit Money Banks (See Lists)

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released a comprehensive list of licensed Deposit Money Banks operating within the country.

The list, which was made public on the CBN’s official website on Tuesday, provides insights into the banking landscape in Nigeria.

Banks with international authorisation include: 

  1. Access Bank Limited
  2. Fidelity Bank Plc
  3. First City Monument Bank Limited
  4. First Bank Nigeria Limited
  5. Guaranty Trust Bank Limited
  6. United Bank of Africa Plc
  7. Zenith Bank Plc.

Commercial banks with national authorisation include:

  1. Citibank Nigeria Limited
  2. Ecobank Nigeria Limited
  3. Heritage Bank Plc
  4. Globus Bank Limited
  5. Keystone Bank Limited
  6. Polaris Bank Limited
  7. Stanbic IBTC Bank Limited
  8. Standard Chartered Bank Limited
  9. Sterling Bank Limited
  10. Titan Trust Bank Limited
  11. Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
  12. Unity Bank Plc
  13. Wema Bank Plc
  14. Premium Trust Bank Limited
  15. Optimus Bank Limited.

Commercial banks with regional licenses include:

  1. Providus Bank Limited
  2. Parallex Bank Limited
  3. Suntrust Bank Nigeria Limited
  4. Signature Bank Limited.

Players in the non-interest banking sector with national authorisation include:

  1. Jaiz Bank Plc
  2. Taj Bank Limited
  3. Lotus Bank Limited
  4. Alternative Bank Limited.

In the merchant banking category, the apex banks listed are: 

  1. Coronation Merchant Bank Limited
  2. FBN Merchant Bank Limited
  3. FSDH Merchant Bank Limited
  4. Greenwich Merchant Bank Limited
  5. Nova Merchant Bank Limited
  6. Rand Merchant Bank Limited.

The financial holding companies listed were 

  1. Access Holdings Plc
  2. FBN Holdings Plc
  3. FCMB Group Plc
  4. FSDH Holding Company Limited
  5. Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc
  6. Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc
  7. Sterling Financial Holdings Limited.

The Mauritius Commercial Bank Representative Office (Nigeria) Limited was listed as the sole representative office.


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