Monday, 12 August 2013
GT Bank Plc Commences Instant Account Opening on Facebook social network
He explained that the steps to follow for prospective customer to open a bank account is they will fill the account opening form while on their facebook, upload their passport photograph and signature mandate and they will get their account number immediately.This is a unique social banking offering pioneered earlier in the year that allows people open GTBank Accounts, make er
enquiries of Account Balance , perform Money Transfers and Airtime purchase on Facebook.
The Bank remains the leading Nigerian financial services provider in the social media space by having morethan 1.3 Million followers on Facebook alone, thereby representing the largest following for any Nigerian entity. Guaranty Trust Bank plc has successfully introduced a new and effective platform with social banking through which its customers can get real-time customer service and perform financial transactions quickly, at their convenience safely. According to Mr. Agbaje the requirements of banking today’s customers demands a high degree of flexibility, which is why GTBank is instituting adding value channels on social networks and other platforms that will allow people bank all the time.Guaranty Trust Bank plc was established in 1990 and has within the last 23 years come to be recognized as one of the most innovative and service focused banks in Nigeria.
GT bank was recently conferred by African Banker Magazine as the 2013 African bank of the Year Award , has banking subsidiaries in numerous African countries such as Sierra leone, Cote D’Ivoire, , Ghana, Liberia, Gambia and the United Kingdom and has concluded the purchase of a 70% equity stake in Fina Bank that will see its operations spread to Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda . source