Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) previously Merchant Bank Ghana Limited (MBG), opened its door to the public on 15th March 1972 as the premier merchant bank in Ghana.
In 2005, UMB introduced Retail Banking with the acquisition of a Universal Banking License. Currently the bank has 22 branches nationwide. The bank has two fully owned subsidiaries.
UMB is recognized for its entrepreneurial approach, innovative use of technology, and distinctive banking solutions.Strategic Pillars and Focus
Our pillars to achieve success for this year and beyond are
Our plan is anchored on retaining our position as the premier corporate bank and regaining growth in this area whilst expanding into the retail banking space. We will achieve this objective by expanding into the value chain of our corporate portfolio. Combined with our commitment to providing excellent and convenient customer care, we have set up structures to ensure our success.
In its four decades of existence, the bank has accomplished many noteworthy feats, including: