Thursday, December 09
2021 / 08:40 AM / by NGX / Header Image Credit: Sterling Bank
We are pleased to inform the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX), shareholders, and the general public that Sterling Bank Plc (the Bank) has obtained the Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) Approval-in-Principle for a standalone license for its non-interest banking business the proposed Alternative Bank Limited.
The approval is sequel to the approval-in-principle granted to the Bank for the restructuring as a holding company (HoldCo) and subject to the fulfillment of conditions as stipulated by the CBN.
The Alternative Bank Limited will focus on building partnerships that connect individuals and businesses leveraging technology to create business optimization while solving an individual's daily financial needs.
The overall business will focus on social impact, corporate responsibility, and ensure religious compliance in all its dealings.