Keystone Bank Limited, popularly known as Keystone Bank, is one of Nigeria’s fastest-growing bank. It’s one of the banks authorised by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the country’s financial controller.
I will be sharing with you everything you need to know about Keystone Bank Limited.
Keystone Bank Nigeria
Former known as Habib Bank, before merging with Platinum Bank to form BankPHB, Keystone Bank is an innovation and administration driven business bank offering helpful and reliable answers for its clients. It was previously owned by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), but in 2017 it was sold off to Sigma-Golf River Bank Consortium as part of plans to prevent the closure of the bank by the CBN.
Keystone bank. History/background
On Friday, 5 August 2011, Keystone Bank Limited was given a business banking permit by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Around the same time, CBN denied the financial license of Bank PHB. Keystone Bank expected the advantages and a few liabilities of the now outdated Bank PHB.
On 22 March 2017, the Asset Management Company of Nigeria reported that Keystone bank had been offered to financial specialists for 25 billion nairas ($81.5 million). It was offered to Sigma Golf-Riverbank consortium.
Following the effective fulfilment of AMCON’s divestment from the Bank, a 5-man Transitional Board was set up to administer the repositioning of the Bank for development and seriousness. The transitional game plan was effectively closed on August 15, 2017, with the suspicion of office of the considerable MD/CEO.
Keystone bank transfer code
Keystone bank developed the Keystone bank transfer code to enable its customers to transfer money using their phone number linked to their account.
Before the inception of the Keystone bank transfer code, customers are expected to visit their bank branch or ATM to be able to send money. That method of funds transfer was usually slow and time-consuming.
In this part of the article, I will share with you a step-by-step guide on how to send money using the Keystone bank transfer code.
- Dial *7111*Amount*Beneficiary Account Number# using the phone number linked to the account
- Next, Choose the bank of the beneficiary and select proceed.
- The screen will display the name of the beneficiary. Check if it corresponds to that of the person you intend to send the money to.
- Lastly, input your PIN for transfer to complete the transaction.
With the steps listed above, you can send money your account to another account using the Keystone bank mobile transfer code.
Keystone bank internet banking
Recently, Keystone bank launched its internet banking platform called @ctiveNet. It was created to enable customers to carry out regular banking operations without going to the bank. Transactions can be done on the internet banking platform with the aid of internet-enabled computers from any part of the world.
Customers have to register for the Keystone bank internet banking to able to use the platform. The steps to take to register for the Keystone bank @ctiveNet is as follows:
- First, visit any Keystone bank that is closer to you, then request for the @ctiveNet application form for the customer care personnel’s
- Duly complete the form and submit it back to the customer care department.
- Thirdly, your login details will be sent via your email or SMS after a few days.
- Login to the Keystone bank internet banking platform then changes the password to your preferred password.
- Finally, you can use the @ctiveNet platform to carry out any banking transaction of your choice.
Keystone bank USSD code
The Keystone bank USSD code for mobile banking allows Keystone bank account holders to manage their accounts through a convenient, secured, fast and affordable means. Using this service only requires the phone number linked to the customer’s account with the bank.
Customers’ needs to activate the Keystone bank USSD code before they can start using the service. To activate the Keystone bank USSD code, dial *7111*0# using the phone number linked to the account and follows the instructions that would be displayed on the screen.
The types of transactions that can be done using the Keystone bank USSD code includes Balance inquiry, inter and intra bank funds transfer, airtime recharge, obtain mini bank statement, and many more.
Keystone bank logo
The logo design pattern involves the usage of interlocking stones. They add up to Trust, security, quality, and administration.
What’s more, it is progressively recognisable by the particular eye-satisfying shades which contain the shading: Cyan, Blue-Royal, and Ice Blue.
The Keystone bank logo can be downloaded below.
Keystone bank recruitment
Keystone bank recruitment exercise is usually posted on the bank official website or through any means that deems fit for the administrators of the bank.
The Keystone bank official recruitment portal is at http://www.keystonebankng.com/careers.php. Using these interested applicants for job openings with the bank can search for updates regarding it.
Keystone bank sort code
Sort codes are codes (numbers) that are used to identify the particular branch to which an account is being held. It can also be used for inter-bank transfers and transfer from other banks to a specific account in the branch in which the account was opened. Below is a link that contains a comprehensive list of all Keystone banks in Nigeria sort code and their branches. Click here for the list all keystone bank sort code.
Keystone bank mobile banking
The Keystone bank mobile banking platform is called ”KeystoneMobile”. This application allows customers to use their phones to carry out transactions such as balance inquiries, transfer money, buy airtime, merchant payment, pay utility bills, and many more.
The KeystoneMobile App can be downloaded from either the Google play store for android users or the APP play store for iOS users.
Keystone bank recharge code
Customers don’t need to worry about low airtime when making a phone call because, with the new Keystone bank recharge code, they can purchase airtime at any time of the day using their phone. This method is super-fast, reliable, and safe. You can purchase airtime for your friends and family using the Keystone bank recharge code.
Customers can recharge themselves using the code by dialing *7111*amount# on the phone number linked to their account. E.g., if you want to purchase airtime worth #5000 for your phone dial *7111*5000# and your airtime will be top-up immediately.
To purchase airtime for friends and family, dial *7111*Amount*Phone Number#. E.g., you want to recharge your friend with this phone number 08146578909 with #2000 worth airtime dial *7111*2000*08146578909#.
Keystone bank head office and website
The Keystone bank head office is located at No. 1, Keystone Bank Crescent, Off Adeyemo Alakija Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.
However, the bank has over 160 branches across Nigeria. Also, the bank has international subsidiaries in Liberia and Sierra Leone.
The Keystone bank official website is https://www.keystonebankng.com/. Any information regarding the bank can be found on the website.
Keystone bank customer care
Keystone Bank has a competent customer care department that provides solutions to all the complaints and issues customers might be experiencing.
Issues ranging from suspicion of fraud on account, loss of ATM cards, blockage of account, checking account balance, and general banking can be addressed using the customer care department. You can contact them using any of the following means:
Phone number: +23470020003000
Branch: You can visit any of the bank branches nationwide to lodge your complaints
Keystone bank customer care number
The Keystone bank customer care department operates in a 24 hours contact center. The number to contact the Keystone bank customer care is +234 700 2000 3000
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