Ecobank Nigeria has assured clients that the financial institution has put in place each association for the implementation of the overseas alternate (fx) coverage issued by the Central Financial institution of Nigeria (CBN). The financial institution in an e mail to its clients indicated that every one its branches had been placed on discover to make sure clean FX gross sales to eligible Ecobank clients and non-customers.
In accordance with Ecobank all related workers, 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 stated Ecobank stays a one-stop store for all FX wants notably 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 will likely be nicely served by the Financial institution.
“I want to guarantee our clients that there are not any worries. Stroll into any of our branches nearest to you and entry FX after getting real paperwork, official wants and meet the opposite necessities. We now have workers devoted to deal with and meet your overseas alternate wants. From Private and Enterprise Journey Allowances to tuition and medical funds. Be relaxation assured, Ecobank has received your again.” He stated.
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 instantly create designated desks of their branches for the sale and disposal of FX to eligible clients for official functions. The apex financial institution governor stated the financial institution would now channel weekly FX allocations, hitherto meant for BDCs, to business banks.