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Winners of the First Draw of the UMB New You Promo Announced

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Universal Merchant Bank (UMB), has held the first monthly draw of the UMB New You promotion at a colourful ceremony in Kumasi where ten (10) lucky customers were rewarded with Samsung Galaxy Tabs. The draw, which was supervised by the National Lotteries Authority, is the first of two monthly draws that will be conducted as …

UMB New You Promotion Launched

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The 8th October 2014 witnessed the launch of an inspiring and exciting campaign to reward customers and potential customers of UMB. The promotion, dubbed the UMB New You Promo, is aimed at enriching the lives of our customers and helping them to bring into fruition our innate human desire to be a better version of …

UMB Launches UMB Business News

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Our Research Department has been hard at work creating informative and useful newsletters for UMB customers. In addition to the quarterly UMB Economic Bulletin and the daily News Flash, Head of Research, Stephen Ampadu has created UMB Business News, a monthly newsletter that will provide highlights of the relevant economic and financial news affecting Ghana …

A Step in the Right Direction: UMB Strategy and Review Sessions

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  UMB held its inaugural Strategy and Performance Review Session at the Royal Senchi Hotel over a three-day period in early July. UMB management, Department Heads and all Business Managers presented to the Board of Directors and Shareholders. KPMG and Knowledge Capital moderated the sessions. Each presentation addressed what had been accomplished thus far and …

UMB Cares Free Health Screening Campaign

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At UMB, not only are we committed to your optimum financial health, but we also care about your physical health. That is why, over the course of several weeks, we will be offering free health screening for anyone who visits our booth in the locations listed below. Tema East Branch: May 12 – May 16 …

Launch of Coin Exchange Kiosk

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On Friday March 9, Universal Merchant Bank launched it’s latest product to better serve our customers – the Coin Exchange Kiosk. For many small businesses, having coins on hand is an essential element of conducting sales transactions. At UMB, we created the Coin Exchange Kiosk so that UMB customers and non-UMB customers can exchange their …

Ghanaian employers flouting pensions law

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Only one in five employers registered with the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has also signed on to a second-tier pension scheme, which is mandatory, Laud Senanu, acting chief executive of the National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA), has said. Speaking to the B&FT on the sidelines of a regional outreach programme of the …