Providus Bank Limited (PBL), often referred to as Providus Bank, is a financial institution in Nigeria. Providus Bank is licensed as a commercial bank by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the national banking regulator in Nigeria. Providus Bank is authorized to provide financial services in some regions of Nigeria.
The Central Bank granted Providus bank a regional banking license in June 2016. Providus Bank was registered as a regional commercial bank (operating regionally), therefore Providus Bank only serves customers in Lagos and Abuja state. The aim of the bank is to serve large corporations and organizations, government agencies, small and medium-sized businesses, institutions, and other high-net-worth individuals.
Providus Bank is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria, and is part of the banking and credit union industry. Since the start of the bank in 2016, it now has a total of 109 employees in all its locations.
Established in 2016, Providus Bank is a wholly-owned Nigerian commercial bank with headquarters in Lagos and the Federal Capital Territory.
This is a bank that has decided to grow organically while gradually expanding its customer base, they are in no rush. They have introduced a mobile banking app – Providus Mobile, which will help customers with their basic banking needs from the comfort of their homes.
This article is about the Providus Bank mobile app, where and how to download the app, what transactions can help you, and everything else we need to know.
file; Everything you need to know
First, why choose Providus Bank when we have bigger and older banks that have stood the test of time? Well, here’s your answer:
- The bank’s current densification helps the bank focus on its smallest number of customers. Complaints/questions are thus handled quickly.
- Digital bank cards/platforms are highly efficient
- As a neobank, credit products meet the needs and current realities of customers
- Most processes and functions are fully digitized
How to download/install Providus Bank App
To use an app on your device, you must have it on your phone first. If you are using an Android, you can consult your Google PlayStore. If you are using an iPhone, simply scroll to your iOS Store, click on ‘Providus Bank App’ and install the app on your device.
You can find the links here: Android, iOS.
At the time of opening, make sure your Providus bank account is registered in the Providus app. Once registration is complete, your login details (customer ID and default password) will be sent to your email address.
We’ll assume you’re okay with this, but you can cancel if you want.
After successfully downloading and installing the Providus Mobile app, you can follow the guide below:
1. Launch the app
2. Enter your new customer ID
3. Enter card details if required
4. Enter the default password
5. Choose a new password (your password must be alphanumeric and longer than 8 characters)
6. Re-enter your password
Transactions you can do with Providus Bank (ProvidusMobile)
- Intra bank transfers
- Interbank transfers
- Account balance inquiry
- Charging Airtime
- Check Book Request
- Open Account
- Request for ATM card
- ATM Card Lock
- Bill Payments
- Payouts for Bets and Lotteries
- Payment of airline tickets… and so on
About Providus Bank
To better understand what the Providus sofa is all about, let’s start by defining the word itself. You may be wondering what the word means. Does it have a business significance? The word Providus refers to something prophetic, providential, or guided by foresight. In other words, Providus also means something well thought out, prescient, and predictive of the future. The meaning of the word does not deviate from the fundamental beliefs, mission, and vision statements of the company.
The slogan of the Providus bank is Luxury, value, and convenience. From the beginning, the bank has always promised forward-looking banking activities. It achieves this in the following ways:
Providus Mobile App: Provides an easy way to manage an account from anywhere in Nigeria
Fast Point of Sale Terminal: Provides a modern and efficient way to process payments
The vision of Providus Bank
Providus bank wants to build a lasting and sustainable financial institution with the customer first.
Providus Bank strives to offer its customers unique experiences, positioning itself as the financial partner of every customer and also guiding them in achieving their goals.
Administrative Director / CEO Providus Bank
Mr. Walter Akpani is the General Manager/CEO of Providus Bank. Mr. Walter joined the bank when it was incorporated with a regional license in June 2016. Mr. Walter is respected in many industries as an accomplished banker, with over two decades of high-level banking experience. Therefore, the bank’s management had full confidence in its ability to launch the new bank, as it is an industry it knows inside out. Mr. Walter Akpani has already played the role of start-up tactician for many banks. A bank like the Providus has a lot of competition to fight, so it takes capable hands on board to steer the bank in the right direction. Other members of the board of directors of Providus bank are experienced individuals in the banking sector who have what it takes to build a new bank in the face of competition and bad weather.
More about Providus bank
Providus Bank is a financial institution in Nigeria that has established itself as a leading innovator. Providus Bank offers tailor-made business solutions and cutting-edge products that are rare in the Nigerian climate, meeting both business and personal needs.
The financial services offered by Providus Bank in Nigeria include:
- Business Consulting
- portfolio management
- Personalized relationship management
- Accelerated service
- self-service solutions
Providus bank is active in all banking sectors, namely private banking, institutional banking, corporate and personal banking. Providus bank’s clientele includes institutions, offices, small and medium-sized enterprises, but also private individuals. Providus bank also works with companies in all sectors such as agriculture, mining, hospitality, e-commerce, and arts and entertainment sectors.
Providus Bank also emphasizes using state-of-the-art technology to deliver the best customer satisfaction. The strategies that Providus bank uses to provide the best service to its customers include the deployment of experienced and demonstrably passionate and well-trained professionals in banking, advanced technology infrastructure, and other innovative business solutions.
Since the start of operations in Nigeria, Providus Bank has grown to become one of the most popular banks in Nigeria. In just about four years, Providus bank is now a leading innovative financial institution known for providing tailor-made business solutions and cutting-edge products for business and personal needs.
Providus Bank also believes in partnership in which they take the position of individuals and partners and help them achieve their business and personal goals. This partnership model provides clients with a dedicated relationship manager who will work with them to achieve their goals.
Other services of the Providus bank include:
- Reliable solutions
- Investment management
- Credit management services
- Bank and credit solutions
- Real estate planning
- Insurance analysis
- Tax planning
List of Providus Bank Branches in Nigeria
Have you ever wondered where to find a Providus bank branch in Nigeria? This article covers the list of Providus bank branches. Read below:
Provider Bank Headquarters
Providus Bank headquarters in Lagos State
Lot 724, Rua Adetokunbo Ademola Victoria Island, Lagos State
Providus Bank Victoria Island Agency
Number 54, Adetokunbo Island Ademola St Victoria, Lagos
Providus Bank Festac Agency
House 16, 51 Road, opposite Junction 511 in the town of Festac, Lagos
Gbagada Branch of Providus Bank
Diya street number 16 in Ifako-gbagada Lagos
Ikota branch of Providus bank
Shop C175-182, Road 2 in the Ikota Shopping Complex, Km 22, Expressway Lagos-Epe, Ajah-Lagos
Ikota II branch of the Providus bank
Northwest ultramodern gas station, KM 14 Lekki-Epe
Providus Bank customer service and contact details
Like other institutions, Providus bank has professional customer service. You can contact Providus bank customer service in one of the following ways:
Phone number: +234-9074214917
Providus Bank email: [email protected]
Since its inception in 2016, Providus Bank has grown into an established bank serving clients in all sectors such as government agencies, corporate organizations, and even individuals. Although the Providus bank is still