United Bank for Africa popularly known as UBA is one of the oldest bank in the Nigeria Economy. We can not but agree with the fact that UBA is a strong bank to pass through lots of hundles over the years to remain not just a functioning bank but also a progressive one.
UBA is dated back to 1948 but was incorporated in Nigeria on 23rd February, 1961. UBA was the first Bank in Nigeria to undertake Initial Public Offering (IPO) after been listed in the Nigerian Stock Exchange in 1970. The United Bank for Africa has over the years struggled to stand on its feet while acquiring some other banks along their growth part such as Standard Trust Bank in 2005, Continental Trust Bank in 2005 as well as Trade Bank in 2006.
In a bid to continue service of excellence for her customers all over the world. UBA built a customer friendly product for ease of access to services and faster service coupled with increase customer satisfaction. Its called U Direct.
U Direct is an Internet Banking service offered by United Bank for Africa which enables customers all over the world to carry out financial transactions through the internet, that is, world wide web from the comfort of their home, office even while on the move.
With U Direct, customers have access to a number of services which include Account information service, Salary payment service, Bill payment service, Loan Monitoring, Funds Transfer service, Secure Email service, Cheque book maintenance etc.
U Direct can be accessed online via the UBA official website or you may click . Please note that online registration is required before you can enjoy this service. U Direct is both available for individual and corporate bodies. Irrespective of whether individual or corporate bodies, the service is available 24/7 and accessible with major browsers. It can be accessed on mobile phones, Tablets, Laptops etc. as long as it has internet connection.
UBA Business Direct
UBA Business Direct is the name given to corporate U Direct service. It is an online portal based service for cash management as well as transaction banking. The service provides a convenient, easy and flexible way to manage corporate cash with other transactions as maybe required for all corporate banking requirements.
With UBA Business Direct, you can handle all your corporate payments, Liquidity management, Receivable management, Cash forecasting, Investments, Account aggregation, Financial Supply chain, Mobile App(Corporate Mobility) and E-Trade to be added soon. All of these can be done at the comfort of your offices without running from pillar to post.
Please note that an online registration is required to be able to make use of this service. The service is as well accessible on mobile devices.
Charges Per Transaction On The Platform
You may access the Service for Free of charge. When do a transfer from UBA to UBA, you wouldn’t be charged for the transaction as well as for airtime recharge. Bills Payment is at the rate of N100. Interbank Transfer amounting to N10m will cost you N157.50 and if its above N10m, you be charged N367.50. Possession of Hard Token/Secure Pass will cost N1,575.
With U Direct and UBA Business Direct, I welcome you to a life of convenience. Do everything at your convenience without stress. Happy Banking.