Following extensive renovations in over fifty years, the Sir Albert Cook Medical Library has been officially handed over to the Makerere University Administration by Stanbic Bank Uganda who contributed over UGX197 Million towards the project. The University library was established in 1924 by Dr. Albert Cook and houses an archive...
Ecobank was on Monday award with two major awards; Best Retail Bank in Africa, and Most Innovative Retail Bank at the African Banker’s prestigious ceremony held at the Paradise Hotel in Busan, South Korea. Reports say, the bank impressed judges with the strides it has made to leverage digital financial services and...
Stanbic Bank and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) have celebrated ten years of partnership by hosting a high level Business forum for members of the Ugandan/China Business community. ICBC, the world’s biggest bank, is the single largest shareholder in Standard Bank group having acquired a 20.1% stake...
DFCU bank has on Wednesday launched a revamped eBanking platform for its Omni-Channels called Quick Banking to enable its customers make their transactions faster, safer, and simpler banking. The Omni-Channel consists of three channels to say; the use of USSD codes for feature phones, use of a mobile application...
Crypto Billionaire, Changpeng Zhao, CEO of the world’s largest crypto exchange – Binance, is set to feature on a panel at the African Blockchain Conference 2018, happening on 23 -24 May in Kampala. Held under the theme “The role of Blockchain Technology in Africa’s transformation”, is the biggest conference...
Patrick Mweheire the Chief Executive of Stanbic Bank Uganda was on Wednesday elected the new Chairman of the Uganda Bankers Association (UBA) taking over from Fabian Kasi who held the position for the past three years. The association was established in 1981 and consists of commercial banks and financial institutions...
As part of its commitment to transforming lives in communities, Stanbic Bank Uganda has supported a key literacy initiative in partnership with USAID with the handover of reading cards worth UGX20 million aimed to provide to primary school pupils with reading materials. The durable and simplified reading cards contain stories...
Stanbic Bank Uganda in March launched their cashless campaign dubbed; Blue Weekends that allows its customers pay, as well as receive discounts through their Point-of-Sale (POS) terminals. The official launch event that was held at Monot hangout bar in Bugolobi, Kampala graced by some of Uganda finest musicians that...
Pan-African banking conglomerate, Ecobank has on Monday launched its 2nd annual fintech challenge competition for African startups. The initiative gives African startups the chance to promote their fintech solutions, and potentially to partner Ecobank in rolling-out their solutions across Ecobank’s 33 markets. "The maiden 2017 edition of the Challenge proved...
Stanbic Bank Uganda on Friday unveiled the 2018 regional winners of the Stanbic National Schools Championship after a debate competition which involved four schools in each region contesting for the regional title. For those that might be unaware, the Nation School Championship is an annual competition that aims to encourage...