January 30, 2023



Constancy Financial institution showcases Nigerian-based companies at FITCC

Constancy Financial institution lately hosted the maiden version of its worldwide commerce expo in the UK the place Nigerian-based companies had been showcased to the world.

The expo tagged -the Constancy Worldwide Commerce and Inventive Join (FITCC), featured a bunch of actions designed to place Nigerian companies for elevated partnership, financing, product-offtake and funding alternatives in the UK and Europe.

Based on MD/CEO of Constancy Financial institution Mrs. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe, the occasion in collaboration with strategic companions created the platform to attach Nigerian exporters with UK consumers.

This inaugural version of the Constancy Worldwide Commerce & Inventive Join (FITCC) hosts greater than 100 exhibitors from Nigeria with product choices starting from processed meals to trend, fintech and the humanities.

She stated the occasion was an extension of the assist that the financial institution gives to the enterprise ecosystem in Nigeria as work to assist them compete favourably on the worldwide stage.

The well-attended occasion additionally featured keynote addresses by Prof Benedict Oramah, President and Chairman, African Export and Import Financial institution (AFREXIM) and Aminu Takuma, Regional Coordinator, Nigerian Funding Promotion Fee (NIPC) who mentioned “Leveraging Worldwide Partnerships to Rework Africa’s Commerce & Creatives” and “Promoting Nigeria to the World (Spotlighting Funding Alternatives and Incentives) respectively.

Mustafa Chike-Obi, Chairman, Constancy Financial institution Plc gave a keynote handle titled, “Connecting Nigeria to the World By means of Commerce Enhancements and Inventive Trade” whereas Karl Toriola, Chief Govt Officer, MTN Nigeria additionally anchored a fireplace chat on “Fintech and the Inventive Economic system: The New Progress Frontiers for Nigeria” with Patrick Smith, Editor, Africa Confidential.

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In his goodwill message on the expo, the Minister of State (Growth and Africa), Overseas, Commonwealth & Growth Workplace (FCDO), The Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell, expressed his gratitude to Constancy Financial institution for placing collectively the convention, stating that “The UK is an apparent marketplace for Nigeria with our widespread language, flourishing diaspora neighborhood and complimentary time zones; and Nigeria’s financial potentials is a superb match for a lot of UK companies and traders.