United Bank for Africa Plc engages in the provision of commercial banking and pension custody services. It operates through the following segments: Corporate Banking, Retail and Commercial Banking, and Treasury and Financial Markets. The Corporate Banking segment offers financial solutions to multinationals, regional and state-owned companies, non-governmental organizations, financial institutions, and international and multinational organizations. The Retail and Commercial banking segment includes commercial banking products and services to the middle and retail segments of the market. The Treasury and Financial Markets comprises of financing and risk management solutions and advisory services for corporate and institutional customers. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria.