Intercontinental Bank Plc has launched an Easter promo as part of activities to celebrate its Western Union customers during the period.

The promo, aimed at rewarding both old and new Western Union customers of the Bank for their continuous patronage over the years, runs from March 15 – April 30, 2010.

A statement from the Bank said all its customers are eligible to win an instant gift for every Western Union Money Transfer transaction consummated in any of the Bank's 340 branches nationwide within the Easter festivities.

It will be recalled that Intercontinental Bank's high performance in international money transfer earned it a place in Western Union International Club 500, an exclusive group for best performing locations across the world.

Western Union is a globally -recognized and most popular money transfer company that has its agents in over 200 countries in the world. It is known to be the fastest and the easiest means of transferring money across every part of the world.

This club represents the top 500 locations in each region of the world that has grown Western Union business and retained the core values of professionalism and ethics in business. This is measured by number of transactions in the location, customer service level, ambience and conformity with the brand values.

Intercontinental Bank's performance in this business has grown tremendously over the years with superlative volumes, attracting commendations from Western Union International.