DIAMOND BANK LAUNCHES DIGITAL PLATFORM FOR SME’S
Diamond Bank Plc has announced the launch of a digital platform-based business community for the Small and Medium-scale Enterprises, called SMEZONE. The bank said in a statement on Wednesday that the platform would enable SMEs to easily access relevant, network and be mentored with and by other entrepreneurs.
It said through the platform, SMEs would also be able to attend webinars, receive newsletters and participate in competitions that would ultimately help position their business for greater success.
The Head, Corporate Communications, Diamond Bank, Chioma Afe, said the essence of developing the platform was to give SME customers an advantage in the competitive business world.
She said, “It is vital that this integral sector of the economy gets all the support it needs to drive growth and development. Digital platforms are widely acknowledged as powerful tools for fully enhancing business possibilities as they open a world of opportunities to customers and vice versa irrespective of location.”
“Diamond Bank Plc has been at the forefront of innovation within the SME space in Nigeria. Some of these include the introduction of financial advisory packages such as monthly seminars, workshops, business clinics and training in partnership with reputable knowledge hub online platforms, educational institutions and SME business development consultants.”