A bank that many others could look to emulate over the coming years. Given the industry’s general performance over the last twelve months, Zenith has completely ignored any expectations of financial instability, and continued to sit at the forefront of the Nigerian banking industry. With a reported net income until September 2010 of $207m, the bank’s model has provided potential customers with an alluring and promising growth model and know-how. Zenith Bank’s performance further buoyed the Nigerian market, which can expect to enjoy growth over the coming years. Zenith was not one of the banks to be bailed out in 2009.