United Capital Plc, a leading financial services group, has just launched its new and improved online investment platform, InvestNow. The company, which prides itself on being innovative and customer-centric, has deployed this platform as part of its retail strategy and unwavering commitment to delivering a great service experience.
L: R – Joseph Onyema – Group IT Director; Jude Chiemeka – MD / CEO, United Capital Securities Limited; Tokunbo Ajayi – MD / CEO United Capital Trustees Limited; Peter Ashade – Group CEO, United Capital Plc; Sunny Anene – MD / CEO, United Capital Asset Management and Babatunde Obaniyi – MD, United Capital Investment Banking; at the launch of the United Capital investnow online platform in Lagos yesterday. The platform was first launched in 2014 as a securities trading platform, but has undergone a series of upgrades and improvements. Some of the unique new products and features include the direct debit feature which makes it easier for the client to save and invest by allowing a direct transfer from the client’s bank account to their investment account; online wills, which allow users to create a will online; and a zero account balance that allows customers to open an account without funding their account. In addition to these unique features, the Group has also launched a mobile application that will make investing even easier and more accessible to the user.
According to the group’s managing director, Mr. Peter Ashade, who spoke to journalists at the launch of the event which was held at the group’s offices in Lagos: “We are extremely excited about this new update. level. We are always thinking about how to improve the customer experience and InvestNow.ng is really talking about it. Our customers can now invest in our various products on the platform either via the website or with the App. You can buy mutual funds online, trade in the stock market, set up a trust, and even write a will.
Speaking further about the portal, the group’s chief information officer, Mr. Joseph Onyema also pointed out that the various investment products are consolidated on the portal for convenience. According to him, “A big selling point for us is that everything can be done with one app. You don’t need to download multiple apps just to trade, buy mutual funds, or create a will. With InvestNow.Ng, you can have all your investments at one point ”.
United Capital is committed to consistently creating value for its stakeholders and expressed hope that the new and improved platform will help drive financial inclusion by ensuring more people have financing and investing solutions. at hand.
United Capital is an integrated financial services group operating in four main business areas: Investment Banking; Asset Management; Fiduciary services; and securities brokerage services.