Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thieves

2016-05-24 16:48

Criminals who stole millions of dollars from ATMs across Japan in a three-hour spree probably chose the country because banks consider it a low fraud risk, experts say.

Standard Bank victim of R300m fraud in Japan

2016-05-23 09:50

Standard Bank has confirmed that it was a victim of a sophisticated, coordinated fraud incident.

Old Mutual's insurance arm drops Oakbay - document

2016-05-10 19:15

Mutual and Federal has joined several other companies in cutting links with firms associated with members of the Gupta family, according to a company document.

Radebe: Govt talks on banks' Gupta decision 'ongoing'

2016-04-29 14:31

The ministers involved in the stand-off between the big four banks and Gupta-owed Oakbay investments will report back in two weeks, Planning Minister Jeff Radebe says.

Banks: We respect constitutional right of Oakbay protesters

2016-04-26 18:29

South Africa's big banks say they respect Oakbay employees’ constitutional right to protest the move by banks to blacklist the Gupta-owned company.

Freehold property prices outpace sectional title - index

2016-04-20 17:41

The latest Standard Bank House Price Index shows freehold property prices outpace sectional title for the first time since April 2015.

Banks acted alone when dropping Guptas - bank association

2016-04-14 09:27

The banks that have stopped offering services to companies tied to the Gupta family did so separately and independently, says the nation’s banking association.

Think long-term value when buying shares

2016-04-11 11:04

SA’s top five banking stocks have taken a knock, but this is a good time to be proactive and buy.

SA banks comply with Zim indigenisation laws

2016-04-01 18:12

All foreign owned banks operating in Zimbabwe have submitted credible indigenisation and economic empowerment plans in line with the March deadline.

Standard Bank's Chris Hart resigns after 'racist' Twitter row

2016-03-14 22:13

Standard Bank economist Chris Hart resigned, following his suspension after a Twitter post earlier this year.


Standard Bank Japan scam ‘well planned’ - Sabric

2016-05-23 13:01

A R300m card fraud hit on Standard Bank in Japan is an incident of transnational organised crime that was well planned and executed, says a local banking risk body.

Maria Ramos emerges as best-value SA bank CEO

2016-05-17 09:22

Barclays Africa chief executive officer Maria Ramos has generated more profit for every unit of pay last year than her South African peers.

SA banks shortlisted in African Banker Awards

2016-05-09 20:03

Rand Merchant Bank and Standard Bank are competing for top honours in the 2016 African Banker Awards.

SA banks under pressure as economy stumbles

2016-04-28 16:26

South African banks are facing growing credit risks as the economy worsens, warns rating agency Standard & Poor's.

DA snubs Guptas' Oakbay for meeting on banks

2016-04-25 14:19

The DA has refused to meet Oakbay Investments CEO Nazeem Howa, who apparently wrote to the party requesting a meeting regarding being blacklisted by SA's banks.

Vumatel to inject R3bn in SA fibre roll-out

2016-04-20 10:20

Independent fibre provider Vumatel - which has won new financing from Standard Bank - wants to invest R3bn over the next two years in building out its local network.

Gupta-owned Oakbay shares dive 16%, CEO to set up bank meetings

2016-04-12 10:22

Oakbay will start setting up meetings with banks to try restore relations after the lenders cut links with the company amid speculation on the Guptas political influence.

PMI drops further amid job cuts and drought fallout

2016-04-05 12:21

A new Standard Bank survey signals the most marked deterioration in operating conditions in over 18 months and the steepest rate of job losses recorded since 2011.

Standard Bank Zim unit profitable amid indigenisation threat

2016-04-01 11:40

Standard Bank's Zimbabwe-based unit Stanbic Bank has reported 15% profit growth as the government reportedly said it will prosecute directors for non-compliance.

SA banks riding rough economic wave - PwC

2016-03-11 06:57

South African banks are riding the rough economic wave with the necessary finesse delivering strong results, according the PwC Banks Analysis report.

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