Diamond Bank was the name of one of the largest banks in Nigeria. In December 2018, Diamond Bank was acquired by Access Bank. Both banks now operate under the Access Bank brand, forming the biggest bank in the whole of Africa, which serves some 29 million customers.
Although the name might have changed, the good news is that, At World Remit, you can still transfer money to friends and family with a Diamond Bank account in Nigeria quickly and securely. Just follow the simple steps below and you can complete a Diamond Bank money transfer in minutes.
What is the fastest way to send money to Nigeria?
At WorldRemit, you can make a direct bank transfer to bank accounts with all the major Nigerian banks and the funds will be credited within minutes. That includes First Bank, Fidelity Bank, Access (Diamond) Bank and more. You can make a bank transfer to current/checking and savings accounts. Due to local regulations, you cannot send a bank transfer to business accounts with Diamond Bank, Nigeria.
How do you make a bank transfer to Diamond Bank, Nigeria?
You can make a direct transfer to a Diamond Bank account from more than 50 countries around the world. All you need is our website or app and you can make the transfer using a computer, tablet or even your mobile phone.
Just follow these simple steps to complete your transfer:
- Select the ‘Bank Transfer’ service in the box at the top
- Click the ‘Send Money’ button
- Choose the payout-network – ‘Deposits to Access (Diamond) Bank NGN Accounts ONLY’
- We show you the exchange rate you’ll receive and our low fees upfront
- Create an account if you don’t already have one
- Add the details of a new recipient or select someone you’ve sent to before
- Pay for the transfer online
- You and your recipient will receive SMS and email notifications once the transfer is complete
What’s the maximum limit for bank transfers to Diamond Bank, Nigeria?
There is a maximum limit of 7,000,000 Nigerian Naira (NGN) per day. However, there may be lower limits depending on the county you make the transfer from and your chosen payment method.
What currencies can you send to Diamond bank accounts?
It is only possible to send Nigerian Naira to bank accounts in Nigeria. Therefore, before we can make your Diamond Bank money transfer, we will have to convert your local currency, whether it’s US Dollars, British Pounds, Euros, Australian Dollars and many more to Nigerian Naira. We always show you the exchange rate you will receive upfront and consistently offer better rates than you’d receive from banks and other international money transfer specialists.