Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

The Bank handles electronic funds transfer on behalf of its customers. EFT is a computerized system for processing transactions between financial institutions routed through the clearing house.

Product features: 
  • Electronic transfer of funds.
  • Credit transfers between banks from payer's account to the payee's account
  • Debit transfers between banks from payee's account to payer's account prior to authorized direct debit agreements.
Basic Requirements: 
  • Enough funds or credit balance in local or foreign denomination available on
    account for transfer.
  • Names and account details of beneficiary
  • Name and address of recipient Bank.
Benefits: 
  • Transfer of funds is faster.
  • Risk associated with the physical movement of large sums of cash is avoided.
  • National coverage.
  • Service is cheaper
  • Convenient for salary payments
  • Reduces congestion, lines & thefts.