At FirstBank, Large Corporates, Conglomerates and Service-oriented entities benefit from our expertise to manage their businesses across various industries and geographical locations

Servicing Conglomerates and Large Corporates

Our team of Relationship Managers and Subject Matter Experts are readily on hand to provide top notch solutions that guarantees efficiency, synergy and ultimately profitability to our various clients

FirstBank has continued to play a critical role in the development of some important industries of our national economy by partnering with key industry players to offer products and services that are relevant and suitable for their needs. 

Aside from offering the much-needed financial supports, we are constantly leveraging our rich legacy and deep institutional knowledge to help our clients navigate the challenging operating environments they face, regardless of the industry. 

We can do this because of the dynamism, expertise and broad experience of our relationship teams at developing and structuring solutions that ensure our clients’ needs are satisfactorily met.

Key Focus – Sectors We Work in​

The Services & Conglomerate arm of our Corporate Banking Group is equipped with the expertise to support the growth of some key industries such as Cement, Sugar, Flour, Textiles, Construction, Pharmaceutical amongst others

Bespoke Solutions for Conglomerates

We support the diverse sectors our clients operate in through a variety of products and solutions tailored to meet their needs;  

  • Financial Advisory Services 
  • Structured Trade and Commodity Finance 
  • Guarantees
  • Transaction and Payment Services
  • Treasury Management Services
  • Trade Services
  • Escrow & Custodian Services
  • Intervention Funds Financing
  • Term Loans & Bridge Financing
  • Loan Syndication


Key Products for Conglomerates include

  1. Financial Advisory
  2. Import and Export Finance (LC, Bills for Collection, NXP)
  3. Working Capital Support 
  4. Acquisition Finance
  5. Project Finance
  6. Structured Trade and Commodity Finance
  7. Bonds and Guarantees
  8. Cheque Clearing and Forex payment (Swaps and Forwards)
  9. Asset and Liability Management
  10. Cash Management
  11. Government Payments
  12. Online Payments and Digital Collections

Why Us?

  • Deep cross-industry knowledge and expertise
  • Unparalleled and tailored-fit financial advisory services
  • Strong capacity to meet the financial needs of our clients
  • Experienced relationship management teams with innovative solution and execution with precision to support clients’ growth needs.
  • A rich legacy that we constantly leverage to solve our clients’ problems
  • Improved access to intervention funds where and when necessary

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