Axe-wielding man shot dead in Ceres bank

2016-11-30 21:00

An axe-wielding man attacked a municipal law enforcement official in Ceres and then ran into a local bank where he was shot dead on Wednesday, Netwerk24 reports.

Standard Bank's Zim unit backs down on new terms

2016-11-03 15:47

Standard Bank's unit in Zimbabwe, Stanbic Bank, has reversed updated terms made in preparation for the issuing of bond notes after a backlash from customers.

Big SA banks doing exceptionally well - PwC

2016-09-14 11:05

SA's major banks have posted combined headline earnings of R34.6bn in the first half of the year despite a challenging global and local economic environment, says PwC.

Output stabilises, ends 15-month period of decline

2016-09-05 10:50

The Standard Bank Purchasing Managers' Index has dipped slightly in August, showing that output is stabilising and new orders are rising amid an increase in new order intakes.

How the cheapest bank in SA stacks up against the rest

2016-08-10 18:41

All four big banks are now in fierce competition with Capitec in the basic bank account market, a new report on bank charges shows.

An Iron Lady who works for purpose and enjoyment

2016-08-04 14:17

Known as "Thatcher" among her Standard Bank colleagues, the leadership skills of Funeka Montjane have proven their worth in turning around loss-making businesses.

Home buyers have to raise bigger deposits - report

2016-07-14 07:00

New home buyers have borrowed less and less relative to their income since 2006, despite cheaper debt, research by Standard Bank shows.

Probe into Standard Bank R300m fraud at ‘advanced’ stage

2016-06-30 13:52

Standard Bank says an investigation into a R300m ATM fraud hit in Japan is at an “advanced and sensitive” stage.

Homes for first-time buyers more affordable than decade ago

2016-06-30 06:00

House price and instalment trends for first-time property buyers over the last decade show mortgage affordability has structurally improved, says Standard Bank.

Standard Bank app now allows global payments

2016-06-27 16:35

Standard Bank’s latest smartphone app now enables customers to make international payments to recipients in 200 countries, the company has said.


Ex-Standard Bank CEO makes a comeback

2016-11-17 14:32

Standard Bank has appointed former chief executive officer Jacko Maree as the board's deputy chairperson, as the lender builds its business on the continent.

Tough macroeconomy impacts bank impairments

2016-09-14 18:42

Impairment charges for the South Africa's big four banks was up 26.8% for the first half of 2016.

Mark Ingham: Banking shares vulnerable as risk of Nenegate II is rising

2016-09-05 16:03

An independent analyst looks at "mini Nenegate", explaining why another post-Nenegate plunge of 20% in banking stocks is not inconceivable.

Standard Bank first-half net profit falls 18%

2016-08-18 10:06

Standard Bank says first-half profit dropped 18% compared with a year earlier, with net income declining to R10.8bn from R13.2bn a year earlier.

Tshwane beats Jozi, CT in highest per capita personal income

2016-08-08 21:30

Tshwane has the highest nominal personal income per capita in SA, followed by Johannesburg and Cape Town, according to a Standard Bank analysis.

From R400 taxi ride to UJ to SA's Rising Star

2016-08-02 13:27

Brian Mahlangu was told he couldn't do his honours in strategic management, but he defied the odds and recently clinched Standard Bank's Rising Star award.

Top tips to prevent fuel-card fraud

2016-07-05 08:59

Depressing thought for fleet managers: Drivers pilfering from employers are responsible for 98% of fuel-card fraud. So says a report from Standard Bank - which says it has answers...

Standard Bank computer was hacked in R300m ATM fraud hit - report

2016-06-30 11:03

Investigators have reportedly discovered that a Standard Bank South Africa computer system was hacked in a R300m ATM fraud hit in Japan.

Standard Bank fined over forex violations

2016-06-29 11:53

Standard Bank's Angolan unit has been slapped with a fine by the central bank for foreign exchange violations, but the lender says it didn't breach any rules.

What SA's top 5 banks say about MMM

2016-06-10 07:30

As more and more MMM users complain about not being able to get cash from other users, SA’s top five banks respond to a query about the scheme's banking activity.

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.