Ecobank Nigeria has assured clients that the financial institution has put in place each association for the implementation of the international trade (fx) coverage issued by the Central Financial institution of Nigeria (CBN). The financial institution in an electronic mail to its clients indicated that every one its branches had been placed on discover to make sure easy FX gross sales to eligible Ecobank clients and non-customers.
Based on Ecobank all related employees, particularly the Tellers have been nicely educated on strict adherence to the drive by the CBN to make sure availability, entry, and environment friendly dealing with of all FX transactions.
In his remark, Managing Director, Patrick Akinwuntan mentioned Ecobank stays a one-stop store for all FX wants significantly for PTA, BTA, College charges, Medical payments, Mortgage funds and remittances, stressing that every one clients with real paperwork and complying with the FX rules shall be nicely served by the Financial institution.
“I want to guarantee our clients that there aren’t any worries. Stroll into any of our branches nearest to you and entry FX after you have real paperwork, respectable wants and meet the opposite necessities. We’ve employees devoted to deal with and meet your international trade wants. From Private and Enterprise Journey Allowances to tuition and medical funds. Be relaxation assured, Ecobank has acquired your again.” He mentioned.
The CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele had disclosed the tip of FX sale to Bureau De Change (BDCs) whereas briefing newsmen on the finish of a two-day assembly of the Financial Coverage Committee (MPC) in Abuja final week. He directed all business banks to right away create designated desks of their branches for the sale and disposal of FX to eligible clients for respectable functions. The apex financial institution governor mentioned the financial institution would now channel weekly FX allocations, hitherto meant for BDCs, to business banks.