Zenith Bank – Total Assets – ₦4.2 trillion :
This bank is the richest bank in Nigeria, with a
total assets of 4.2 trillion Naira. Zenith was
established in 1990, and currently employs
more than 4, 000 people.
First Bank of Nigeria – Total Assets – ₦3.8 trillion: Taking the number two spot on this
list of the top 10 richest bank in Nigeria 2018
is First Bank of Nigeria was founded in the
year 1894. This bank was rated a Superbrand in 2007.
Guaranty Trust Bank – Total Assets – ₦2.4
trillion: This bank has assets worth ₦2.4
trillion, and has shareholder funds of more
than ₦300 billion. GTBank employs more than
3,500 people and operates through a network
of around 200 offices in Nigeria.
Access Bank – Total Assets – ₦2. 2 trillion :
Access Bank has assets of around ₦2.2
trillion. The headquaters of this bank is at
Lagos State, and has more than 300 branches
nationwide. This bank was founded in the year
1989, and has over the years transformed
from an obscure Nigerian bank into a world
class African financial institution.
Diamond Bank – Total Assets – ₦1.619
trillion: This full-service Nigerian bank is one
of the 25 licensed commercial banks in
Nigeria. Diamond Bank offers a full range of
financial products and services to retail and
Ecobank Nigeria – Total Assets – ₦1.5
trillion: Ecobank was established in th year
1986, and is a subsidiary of Ecobank
Transnational Inc. This bank is a leading pan-
African banking group with more than 1,150
branches all over Africa, and is one of the five
largest banks in Nigeria.
Union Bank of Nigeria – Total Assets –
₦1.303 trillion : Union Bank of Nigeria was
established in the year 1917 and has assets of
around ₦1.303 trillion. This is one of the
leading financial institutions in sub-Saharan
Africa, and has more than 405 branches
Fidelity Bank Nigeria – Total Assets – ₦1.253
trillion: Taking the number 8 spot on this list
of the top 10 richest banks in Nigeria is
Fidelity Bank Nigeria. This bank was
established in the year 1988, and currently has
an assets of around ₦1.043 trillion.
Sterling Bank Plc – Total Assets – ₦908
billion: This full service national commercial
bank has assets of around ₦908 billion and
offers a wide range of banking services to
individuals, businesses, government agencies
and non-profit organizations.
First City Monument Bank – Total Assets –
₦814.2 billion : The final spot on this list goes
to First City Monument Bank, which is the
flagship of the First City Group. It is a
universal bank with assets of around ₦814.2