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ACCESS - Access Bank Plc

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Access Bank Plc is a diversified financial institution operating via a network of more than 600 branches and service outlets across 12 countries, with over 30 million customers. Listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange since 1998, the Bank has over 900,000 shareholders and has recorded a phenomenal banking growth trajectory in the past decade. Following its merger with Diamond Bank in March 2019, Access Bank became one of Africa’s largest retail banks by retail customer base. The Bank has subsidiaries in Sub-Saharan Africa and the United Kingdom (with a branch in Dubai, UAE) and representative offices in China, Lebanon, and India.

Access Bank serves its various markets through four business segments: (1) The Corporate and Investment Banking segment offers banking products and services to institutional clients such as multinationals and large domestic corporates. (2) The Commercial Banking segment includes banking products and services for non-institutional clients, as well as financial services to public sector, commercial institutions, and oriental corporates. (3) The Retail Banking segment provides financial products and services to individuals including private banking. (4) The Business Banking segment offers solutions to the business needs of small and medium enterprises.

ACCESS9.20 ▴ 0.05 (0.55%)
5 hours ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price9.20
Day’s High Price9.25
Traded Volume6.27M
Number of Deals127
Gross Turnover57.7M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share2.81
Price/Earning Ratio3.27
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding35.5B
Market Capitalization327B
Monetary values are quoted in Nigerian Naira (NGN) unless otherwise stated

ACCESS Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Access Bank Plc (ACCESS) is NGN 9.20. ACCESS closed its last trading day (Friday, July 30, 2021) at 9.20 NGN per share on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX), recording a 0.5% gain over its previous closing price of 9.15 NGN. Access began the year with a share price of 8.45 NGN and has since gained 8.88% on that price valuation, ranking it 47th on the NGX in terms of year-to-date performance.

Access Bank is the second most traded stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange over the past three months (Apr 27 - Jul 30, 2021). ACCESS has traded a total volume of 1.05 billion shares—in 13,460 deals—valued at NGN 8.66 billion over the period, with an average of 16.7 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 106 million was achieved on May 6th, and a low of 2.27 million on June 2nd, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Access Bank on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.


Profile of Access Bank Plc

Access Bank Plc was founded on December 8, 1989 and operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry. Access Bank contracts an estimated total number of 6,781 employees. The company is led by Herbert Wigwe (54) as its Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, since 2014. The company's board of directors, chaired by Dr. Mrs. Ajoritsedere Awosika (68), is composed of 17 members whose names are listed below.

  1. Awosika, Ajoritsedere (Dr. Mrs.)
    Non-Executive Chairman
  2. Wigwe, Herbert
    Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer
  3. Ogbonna, Roosevelt
    Group Deputy Managing Director
  4. Etuokwu, Victor
    Executive Director, Personal Banking
  5. Okoli, Chizoma (Mrs.)
    Executive Director, Business Banking
  6. Jobome, Gregory (Dr.)
    Executive Director, Chief Risk Officer
  7. Ambursa, Hadiza (Ms.)
    Executive Director, Commercial Banking (North)
  8. Bajomo, Adeolu
    Executive Director, Information Technology & Operations
  9. Kumapayi, Seyi
    Executive Director, African Subsidiaries
  10. Usoro, Paul
    Non-Executive Director
  11. Nwuke, Okey (Dr.)
    Non-Executive Director
  12. Ogunmefun, Anthonia (Mrs.)
    Non-Executive Director
  13. Fajobi, Omosalewa (Mrs.)
    Non-Executive Director
  14. Adekoya, Adeniyi
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  15. Akpana, Iboroma
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  16. Osime, Ifeyinwa (Mrs.)
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  17. Usman, Hassan M. T.
    Independent Non-Executive Director
Factsheet of Access Bank Plc
Plot 1665, Oyinjolayemi Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
+234-1-461-9264, +234-1-280-5628

ACCESS Industrial Market Competitors

Access Bank Plc, issuers of the ACCESS stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials sector and/or Banking industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Stock Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

Comments (4)

  1. Bakare Babatunde moshoodBakare Babatunde moshood
    May 26, 2021 12:23 GMT

    Good afternoon,

    I bought Access bank shares and since then no dividend or ant correspondence to that effect since 2007.

    I will love to hear from you soon on the unclaimed dividends.

    Best regards.
    Bakare Babatunde

  2. Ajaja DavidAjaja David
    Jan 13, 2021 22:29 GMT

    Dear all,

    I bought intercontinental bank shares and since then no dividend or ant correspondence to that effect since 2013 that Access bank bought the bank.

    I will love to hear from you soon on the unclaimed dividends.

    Best regards.
    Ajaja David.B

  3. Rasheed AbolomopeRasheed Abolomope
    Apr 29, 2021 09:55 GMT

    What is the historical dividend yield of Access Bank (year 2019)? What is the forecast EPS (Year 2020)? Has the company released its 3rd quarter earnings report? When is the expected time for release of its next audited financial statement

  4. ManassehManasseh
    Sep 22, 2020 17:43 GMT

    Good evening.
    I just discovered my late dad had some shares with intercontinental bank PLC, can I still claim it with?

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