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UBA - United Bank for Africa

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United Bank for Africa (UBA) PLC is a leading pan-African financial services group with presence in 20 African countries, France, UK, and US. The Company offers banking, pension fund custody, and other financial services to customers in retail, commercial, and corporate segments of the African market. UBA has its origin from 1948 when the British and French Bank (BFB) commenced business in Nigeria. Following the country’s independence from Britain, UBA was incorporated in 1961 to take over the business of BFB. The Bank subsequently listed its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange in 1970, becoming the first Nigerian Bank to undertake an IPO.

UBA operates through three major segments: (1) The Corporate Banking segment offers financial solutions to multinationals, regional and state-owned companies, financial institutions, and non-governmental organizations. (2) The Retail and Commercial Banking segment deals with the provision of commercial banking products and services to the middle and retail segments of the financial market. (3) The Treasury and Financial Markets segment comprises of financing and risk management solutions and advisory services for corporate and institutional customers.

UBA7.50 ▾ 0.15 (1.96%)
2 days ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price7.00
Day’s High Price7.50
Traded Volume4.87M
Number of Deals120
Gross Turnover35.5M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share4.05
Price/Earning Ratio1.85
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding34.2B
Market Capitalization256B
Monetary values are quoted in Nigerian Naira (NGN) unless otherwise stated

UBA Stock Market Performance


The current share price of United Bank for Africa (UBA) is NGN 7.50. UBA closed its last trading day (Friday, September 24, 2021) at 7.50 NGN per share on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX), recording a 2% drop from its previous closing price of 7.65 NGN. United Bank for Africa began the year with a share price of 8.65 NGN but has since lost 13.3% off that price valuation, ranking it 133rd on the NGX in terms of year-to-date performance.

United Bank for Africa is the seventh most traded stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jun 28 - Sep 24, 2021). UBA has traded a total volume of 631 million shares—in 9,769 deals—valued at NGN 4.79 billion over the period, with an average of 10 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 39 million was achieved on September 21st, and a low of 1.13 million on August 13th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of United Bank for Africa on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.


Profile of United Bank for Africa Plc

United Bank for Africa Plc was founded on April 23, 1951 and operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry. United Bank for Africa contracts an estimated total number of 10,817 employees. The company is led by Kennedy Uzoka as its Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer. The company's board of directors, chaired by Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu (58), is composed of 17 members whose names are listed below.

  1. Elumelu, Tony Onyemaechi
  2. Keshi, Joseph Chiedu (Amb)
    Vice Chairman
  3. Uzoka, Kennedy
    Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer
  4. Alawuba, Oliver
    Deputy Managing Director (Africa)
  5. Ayoku, Liadi
    Deputy Managing Director (Nigeria)
  6. Ndubisi, Chiugo
    Executive Director, Treasury & International Banking
  7. Nweke, Chukwuma
    Executive Director, Group Chief Operating Officer
  8. Ike, Uche
    Executive Director, Risk Management, Governance and Compliance
  9. Puri, Ibrahim
    Executive Director, North 1 Bank, Nigeria
  10. Fasola, Isaac Olukayode
    Non-Executive Director
  11. Duke, Owanari
    Non-Executive Director
  12. Oni, Samuel
    Non-Executive Director
  13. Adebayo, Erelu Angela
    Non-Executive Director
  14. Bello, Abdulqadir Jeli (Alhaji)
    Non-Executive Director​
  15. Aneke, Angela
    Non-Executive Director
  16. Baba, Aisha Hassan
    Non-Executive Director
  17. Anyanwu, Caroline
    Non-Executive Director
Factsheet of United Bank for Africa Plc
UBA House, 57 Marina, Lagos, Nigeria
+234-1-280-8822, +234-1-631-9822

UBA Industrial Market Competitors

United Bank for Africa Plc, issuers of the UBA 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 (1)

  1. GennadiyGennadiy
    Mar 10, 2021 11:51 GMT

    Dear sirs! How can I open a trade account?

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