FNB apologises for glitch

2015-11-28 17:17

First National Bank has apologised for inconveniencing some of its clients on Saturday.

Wema wants to become national bank

2015-11-19 19:17

The Weba Bank in Nigeria says it will resume plans for a share sale to fund growth and wants to get approval to switch from a regional to a national bank.

SA banks deliver robust performance

2015-11-06 18:00

Bank watchers can now rejoice as South Africa’s banking system has delivered positive results, despite a gloomy economy.

UK softens rules for senior bankers

2015-10-15 14:02

Britain has announced it is scrapping plans that would treat senior bankers as 'guilty until proven innocent', a move likely to infuriate regulators.

Former UBS banker avoids jail

2015-10-06 13:38

A former Swiss banker, who pleaded guilty to aiding Americans to hide money from US tax authorities, has been sentenced to five years probation.

Absa launches access to UK-managed fund

2015-09-15 13:10

Absa Active Asset Management has announced its new partnership with UK-based Schroders will now provide local investors access to the Global Recovery Fund.

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.

FNB eWallet transactions hit R1bn mark

2015-09-02 09:58

Money sent via First National Bank’s mobile money solution eWallet topped R1bn for the first time ever in July 2015.

UK banker bonuses fall to £13 000 on average

2015-08-26 18:16

Bonuses paid to bankers and financial industry staff in Britain have fallen last year to £13 100 on average, down £800 from the previous year.

Capitec best, Nedbank worst bank on social media

2015-08-06 07:52

Capitec has come out tops for its social media performance among SA's banks and Nedbank last, according to a social Intelligence report.


Keep your bank card close this festive season

2015-11-23 07:58

Card fraud may be declining, but you still need to be vigilant. Never let anyone help you enter your PIN at an ATM, writes Neesa Moodley.

Fewer non-performing loans for Nedbank's Zim unit

2015-11-12 13:36

The non-performing loans ratio for Nedbank’s Zimbabwean unit has dropped to 2.9%, in an ailing economy where other banks have been forced to write off crucial values.

Nedbank narrows net interest margin

2015-11-02 14:31

The net interest margin of Nedbank Group, the majority-owned banking subsidiary of Old Mutual, has narrowed in the third quarter, it says in a trade statement.

China bank lending up in September

2015-10-15 12:45

China's bank lending has increased in September from a month ago, after authorities stepped up efforts to boost slowing growth.

UK govt plans £2bn Lloyds retail share sale

2015-10-05 14:53

The UK finance ministry plans to sell at least £2bn worth of shares in Lloyds Banking Group to retail investors to return the bank to full private ownership.

Swift growth for bank messaging system

2015-09-14 06:45

Growth in financial transactions messaging system SWIFT's traffic volumes in the Middle East and Africa has accelerated by double-digit percentages this year.

African Bank delays start date for revived lender

2015-09-09 09:54

African Bank Investments says its viable assets will begin trading as part of a new banking entity in February, delaying its start from an initial October deadline.

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.

Mobile makeover for Britain's scandal-hit banks

2015-08-09 13:14

With reputations tarnished by the financial crisis and a string of scandals, Britain's top banks are trying to adapt and move ahead by embracing mobile technology.

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.

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