ADVISORY SERVICES

In a homogenous market with many players offering loan and deposit products, the unique value offering for us at FCMB is to connect with our customers’ businesses directly and address areas of pain points. Having recognized the impact of value-added services on businesses to achieve their short to long term objectives, we currently offer the following services to our customers:

Capacity Building
Capacity building is one of the major tools for business growth and sustainability.

On a periodic basis, we organize trainings, technical sessions, conferences along target sectors including Agribusiness, Renewable Energy, Digital technology and Creative industry etc.

Do you feel that the process of registering a business is a huge deal? Watch our webinar session where we provide insights on successfully navigating company registration issues.

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Theme: From Registration To Operation: Legal Insights To Support Your Business

Access to credit has been one of the most important driver to scaling every business. But how do SMEs understand what is available and suitable for their type of business, when they require such funding.

View our session with the theme "Scaling Your Business | Credit Availability & Assessment For The Informal Sector".

This is an opportunity for all businesses!

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Look out for upcoming events, free online courses and webinars!! 

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For more information, please send us a mail at SMEAdvisoryunit@fcmb.com

Access to Alternative Funding

Specific categories of customers who require access to equity or grants or quasi-equity types of funding could be availed such by banking with us.

We offer Small and Medium Enterprises in the Renewable Energy, Agribusiness, Education, Hospitality , Technology and Creative Industry access to alternative funding.

Equity funding providers cover the following sectors:

  1.  Renewable Energy projects
  2.  Agribusiness
  3.  Trade
  4.  Technology
  5. Education
  6. Hospitality
  7. Creative industry

Urgent funding Opportunity to support 500,000 vulnerable MSMEs in the Education, Hospitality and General (all sectors) now open. Closes 15 October 2020 Click here to apply

Let us unlock access to funding your business and every Small and Medium Enterprise.

For more information, please send us a mail at SMEAdvisoryunit@fcmb.com

Business Development Services

Through our Advisory unit, FCMB offers customers access to expert consultants across various fields which includes but not limited to the following:

  1. Strategy
  2. Business plan development
  3. Digital Marketing
  4. Branding
  5. Accounting
  6. Tax and Advisory
  7. Human Resource management
  8. Legal Advisory
  9. Event Planning
  10. Real Estate
  11. Print Media/ Office Stationery
  12. Training & Development
  13. Health Care
  14. Agribusiness
  15. Music, Art, Fashion & Entertainment
  16. Renewable Energy

This is to provide access to Market information, Advisory services and create visibility at a discounted rate.

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For more information, please send us a mail at SMEAdvisoryunit@fcmb.com

Mentorship, Business Incubation and Networking

At FCMB, we have partnered with different innovation hubs with the aim of identifying the most promising start-ups with strong propositions of solving daunting challenges.

Are you a Start-Up and require Business incubation and support? Here is the right platform to get started.

Our community forum provides free access to partners engaged in mentoring, company registration, legal support that will enable you develop a sustainable business. 

Send us an email or join our forum today! Join for free!

We are eager to assist you.

For more information, please send us a mail at SMEAdvisoryunit@fcmb.com

Credit Enhancement

Are you having challenges accessing finance due to collateral shortfall?

FCMB has taken the lead in facilitating credits for customers with viable proposals even with limited provision of collateral.

Through our Advisory support, trusted customers with insufficient security coverage can apply for their loans particularly term loans required for capex. 

Are you in the following sectors:

  1. Agriculture
  2. Agro-commodity
  3. FCMG/ General Commerce
  4. Retail Trade
  5. Eduaction
  6. Manufacturing
  7. Logistics
  8. Creative Industry/ Restaurant
  9. Woman In Business
  10. Health Care

Kindly reach out to us for more information, please send us a mail at SMEAdvisoryunit@fcmb.com