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UMB Awarded at the 2nd Ghana Procurement & Supply Chain Awards

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  UMB scooped three awards at the 2nd Ghana Procurement & Supply Chain Awards 2019 held at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra on 20th September, 2019. UMB was awarded with Excellence in Procurement & Supply Chain of the Year: Banking (Silver), and our Head of Procurement, Mr. Enoch Dugbartey was adjudged the Procurement & …

UMB and Zoomlion Embarks On a Clean-up Exercise in Accra

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Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) through its UMB Foundation with support from waste management company, Zoomlion Ghana has organised the maiden edition of the “UMB Cleans Ghana” campaign.  The UMB Cleans Ghana campaign was held over the weekend to give a much-needed face-lift to the Accra “Borla” Beach, behind the Independence Square. The corporate clean-up exercise, …

UMB Empowers SME Customers on Managing Their Cash Cycle

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For the second consecutive year and in line with the Bank’s strategic goal of setting new standards in SME banking, Universal Merchant Bank (UMB), has successfully hosted an engaging SME Clinic for some of its SME customers in Accra. The seminar, delivered by UMB’s Consulting Director for Credit, Mr. Eyram Atsu was held in the …

UMB Wins 3 Awards at the 2019 Ghana Information Technology and Telecom Awards (GITTA)

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Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) won three awards at the 9th Ghana Information Technology and Telecom Awards (GITTA) held in Accra, on Friday, June 28, 2019. The annual event, now in its ninth year, was on the theme “Celebrating Innovation and Excellence in the ICT Sector” with the Vice President of Ghana, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia delivering the …

UMB and UMB Foundation Hosts Maiden “UMB Open Day” Tour

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As part of efforts to create a meaningful impact in the educational sector with its corporate social responsibility initiatives, Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) through the UMB Foundation, has hosted a section of students from the 5 Garrison Education Centre, Burma Camp at its Head Office for the maiden UMB Open Day Tour. The two hour interactive UMB Open …

UMB Holds Series of Financial Literacy & Free Medical Screening

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Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) has organized a programme to impart relevant financial literacy skills and knowledge to their customers and prospects. As part of the interactive sessions, free medical screening was offered to walk-in customers and members of the general public in and around the locations. The first of the three-part event, came off on …

UMB Participates in the 2019 Joy Sports Invitational Tournament

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Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) on Saturday, May 25, 2019, joined many other corporate entities to participate in the 2019 Joy Sports Invitational Tournament that was hosted at the Burma Camp Sports Complex in Accra amidst cheers and tears. In attendance were teams from MTN Ghana, Dolait Yoghurt, Escort Security, Nestle Ghana and several others. UMB presented …

UMB Commemorates World Supply Chain Day in Sunyani

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Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) partnered with the Chartered Institute of Supply Chain Management (CISCM) to mark this year’s World Supply Chain Day in Sunyani on Thursday, May 23, 2019. The week-long commemoration was on the theme “Effective Integrated Supply Chain Management For The Attainment Of The Ghana Beyond Aid Agenda”. UMB was represented by our Acting …

UMB Acting CEO Interacts with the Rotary Club of Accra

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The Acting CEO of Universal Merchant Bank, Mr. Benjamin Amenumey on May 20, 2019, was invited by the Rotary Club of Accra to network and speak on the current state of the Ghanaian banking sector as well as the banking experience during the universal banking reforms in 2018. The engagement was meant to share deeper …

UMB Human Resource Director Adjudged 2019 Best Achiever in Human Resources

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The Director of Human Resource at Universal Merchant Bank (UMB), Ms. Akwelley Bulley-Kwakye has been adjudged the Best Achiever in Human Resources at the 2019 edition of the Feminine Ghana Achievement Awards held in Accra. This was the fifth edition of the annual event organised by the Business Executive, a monthly business magazine published from …