HFC bank is one of the largest banks in Ghana. It has a total of 41 branches around the country. HFC bank is now re-branded as Republic Bank Limited which is a subsidiary of Republic Financial Holdings Limited, a Caribbean company. All the HFC bank branches provide you with all type of facilities including personal banking, digital banking, investment banking, etc. Are you looking to visit a branch of the bank? Don’t worry we are here to help you out with the list of the branches of the bank and with some essential information about them. Explore this article for more details related to the bank.
HFC bank is one of the popular banks in Ghana. It started its operations in 1991 and since then HFC has become quite successful in providing quality services to its clients. In this article, we will put forth the important details about the branches of HFC bank including its working hours.
History of the HFC bank
Republic Bank Limited (Ghana) formerly known as HFC bank initially operated as a financial institution giving mortgage loans. It implemented the IDA/SSNIT pilot programme for providing housing finances in Ghana. HFC (Republic bank) was integrated on May 7th, 1990 into the Ghana Companies Code, 1963 (Act – 179) as a private limited company. The bank started its operations on December 2nd, 1991. On 1st August, 1994, it was licensed as a non-banking financial institution by the Bank of Ghana. Finally on November 17, 2003, the bank was honored with the license of universal banking, thus, emerging to operate as a fully grown universal bank. On 13th May, 2015, HFC bank (presently Republic bank) officially became the subsidiary of the Republic Financial Holdings Limited. The parent group is the major bank in the entire Caribbean region having its headquarters in Trinidad and Tobago. Recently, in the month of April, 2018, HFC bank got itself renamed to Republic bank.
In the year 2007, HFC bank was appointed the manager of the Government sector employee’s Housing scheme which was formed by our government and the HFC bank. Under the scheme, Republic bank has invested on more than 350 mortgages.
It has formed some strategic alliances with the neighboring countries in the entire West African region like Liberia, Sierra Leone, Gambia and Nigeria. In the year 2008, it helped Sierra Leone in order to build up a mortgage financing company in their country along with the assistance of NASSIT (National Social Security and Insurance Trust) and Sierra Leone’s National Pension Fund.
All of the HFC bank branches provide the facilities of private banking, corporate banking, institutional banking, investment banking, mortgage and many more. The bank is well equipped with all type of e-banking (digital banking) services along with the quick money transfer facility.
Republic Financial Holdings Limited
Republic Financial Holdings Limited is the most profitable and the largest private sector bank in the Caribbean. They have been operating there for more than 180 years and in the year 2016, the company was rated with the BBB+ by the credit rating agency – Standard and Poor.
Republic Financial Holdings Limited has many banks as its subsidiaries operating in various parts of Africa. Some of them are – Republic bank limited (Guyana), Republic bank limited (Barbados), Republic bank limited (Grenada), Republic bank limited (Ghana, previously HFC bank) and many more subsidiaries like above.
In total, the bank has 16 subsidiaries in Ghana, Suriname, Barbados, Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago, Cayman Islands and Grenada.
HFC bank Ghana governing body
The governing body of the bank comprises of 8 members and they are:
- Charles William Zwennes (Chairman)
- Anthony Jordan (Managing Director)
- Nigel Baptiste (Director)
- David Dulal-Whiteway (Director)
- Michael Addo (Director)
- Ebenezer Tetteh Tagoe (Director)
- Paul King Aryene (Director)
- Beatrix Ama Amoah (Company Secretary)
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HFC bank branches in Ghana
HFC bank has a total of 41 branches all over Ghana. Here, you will get to know everything about the HFC branches along with the locations, branch codes and contact information. Have a look at the list of the HFC branches in Ghana.
HFC bank branches in Accra
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Other branches of HFC bank
In this section, you will get to know about some of the other HFC bank Ghana branches along with its location, contact information and the working hours. Here, you will get the details of bank’s branches outside Accra.
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