Banks to drive SA's smart ID roll-out

2015-09-30 16:20

Government, with the help of banks, plans to replace 38 million green ID books with smart ID cards within five years.

SA's big banks stand firm amid volatility

2015-09-15 12:57

SA’s major banks have remained resilient despite a challenging and volatile operating environment, according to research by PwC.

Standard Bank glitches raise payment concerns

2015-09-11 06:00

Fin24 users have expressed their disappointment over Standard Bank’s internet and mobile app banking outage on Thursday.

SHARE WATCH: Five firms to watch following results

2015-09-04 16:05

Kirk Swart of Overberg Asset Management lists his five noteworthy movers on the JSE after a barrage of company results announcements.

Scammers target Standard Bank UCount users

2015-08-17 15:58

More reports of a phishing scam that targets Standard Bank customers and users of the rewards programme UCount have emerged.

Standard Bank first-half profits jump 61%

2015-08-14 12:19

Standard Bank's first-half profit has risen 61% after assets were sold to Brazilian operations and part of its London unit.

UPDATE: Standard Bank fixes website, app glitch

2015-08-03 18:00

After a full day technical outage, the bank has fixed the problem that affected its services.

Top tips for cutting car expenses

2015-07-22 13:45

Fuel and car running costs can take away the pleasure of driving. Here are some simple tips for reducing the bills.

'Expensive' label hits stocks, Nedbank sits on cash

2015-07-01 16:51

Expensive. That’s the tag plaguing stocks and driving investors such as Nedbank Private Wealth to park their money in cash-like securities to avoid losses.

Standard Bank building Apple Watch app

2015-06-11 10:43

Apple has not yet officially released its Watch in South Africa, but already Standard Bank has announced that it is building a banking app to run on the device.


SME success for tradesmen requires financial skills

2015-09-23 13:32

Tradesmen will continue to play a critical role in growing the South African economy through their skills, says head of small enterprise at Standard Bank.

Banking stock riddle baffles analysts

2015-09-11 10:01

It’s a banking riddle - investors are favouring the shares of the biggest lender to the nation’s poorest while a more risk-averse bank is having its worst year since 2008.

UPDATE: Standard Bank fixes downtime glitch

2015-09-10 12:30

Standard Bank has suffered downtime on its website and app again in what is the second such glitch in just over a month.

Zim's SA-owned banks profitable despite bleak economy

2015-08-27 11:54

Standard Bank unit Stanbic Bank and Old Mutual-owned CABS have continued to report profits, despite Zimbabwe's highly challenging operating environment.

Phishing scam targets Standard Bank customers

2015-08-14 14:26

Standard Bank customers, and especially those who do not pay attention to their UCount points, are being targeted by fraudsters.

Absa takes lead in Apple Watch race

2015-08-11 13:41

Financial institution Absa has edged out Standard Bank in launching South Africa’s first Apple Watch banking app.

Standard Bank outage: Fin24 users left fuming

2015-08-03 13:55

Customers of Standard Bank have written in to Fin24 to tell of their frustrations over the bank’s internet and mobile app glitch.

Three SMEs win for bridging gap with big business

2015-07-06 13:23

Three small and medium enterprises have been given a boost to grow their businesses, after winning a challenging competition with 31 other entrepreneurs.

SA startups eye investment jackpot

2015-07-01 09:07

A South African startup stands to hit the jackpot in a competition to find new technology businesses in the country.

Standard Bank set to open Ivory Coast branch

2015-06-05 11:14

Standard Bank has decided to push forward with plans to open a new Ivory Coast-based branch to expand its operations to French-speaking West Africa.

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