Our History

Polaris Bank is a bridge bank that assumed ownership of assets and liabilities of erstwhile Skye Bank effective Monday, September 24, 2018 by the declaration of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) injected N786bn into the new bank, positioning the bank rightly for profitability.

The bank is poised to deliver exceptional customer experience leveraging best in class/state of the art in Information Communication Technology (ICT).

With significant investment in ICT solutions across multiple service delivery channels; mobile banking, ATMs, POS and online platforms, Polaris bank maintains a pivotal role in the Nigerian banking industry, providing customers with simple, convenient and secured banking services.

Driven to deliver solutions that meet the current and futuristic needs of the customers, the bank offers an array of digital customer solutions well suited for the different market segments, with strong value proposition and seamless onboarding process for the unbanked.