Coovadia: Banking's white monopoly capital myth must be dispelled

2017-03-14 12:31

SA's banking industry has made much progress and any suggestion that it is the least transformed in the country is incorrect, says Banking Association of SA MD Cas Coovadia.

9 things we know will make you feel nostalgic

2017-03-09 13:00

See if you can recall having any of these experiences, or find yourself nodding and saying “so true" for today’s changes!

9 things we know will make you feel nostalgic

2017-03-07 14:53

See if you can recall having any of these experiences, or find yourself nodding and saying “so true" for today’s changes!

Bank of Baroda SA ‘closing’ Gupta accounts

2017-03-02 14:33

Bank of Baroda’s South African unit is said to have started closing accounts of companies controlled by the Gupta family.

Be alert for these 9 online scams

2017-02-20 10:33

Given the prevalence of banking scams, consumers need to be aware of online banking fraud to to protect themselves. Here are nine scams to be on the lookout for.

Turk gets 8 years in jail in $55m theft in ATM hacks

2017-02-13 11:27

A Turkish computer hacker who helped steal $55m from ATM machines in dozens of countries using data from credit card issuers has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

The consumers have spoken, says Capitec on bank survey

2017-02-03 18:37

Capitec Bank says a study suggesting that it is the most-used primary bank points to story of brand acceptance.

Is the age of the access bond over?

2017-02-02 17:42

Investors and small business owners could get a nasty surprise when trying to access capital through their home loans, says an independent lender. Banks do not necessarily agree.

UK seeks 'freest possible’ banking trade deal

2017-02-02 15:31

Britain is aiming to maintain the 'freest possible' trade in financial services with the European Union, as it publishes its formal Brexit negotiating plan.

Bid to revive report on apartheid looting a political ploy - Gordhan

2017-01-30 09:37

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has labelled a court application by Black Land First to resurrect a report on alleged apartheid era looting as a political ploy, says a report.


Banks on offensive to parry political attacks

2017-03-14 10:01

South Africa’s banks are going on the offensive after being criticised by some politicians over their lending practices and records in addressing racial inequality.

Banks line up to do business in Africa's fastest-growing economy

2017-03-08 09:59

Lenders are lining up to set up businesses in Ethiopia, one of Africa’s fastest-growing and most under-banked economies.

Oakbay rubbishes report of Gupta bank account closure

2017-03-02 17:08

Oakbay has denied reports that Bank of Baroda has closed its accounts.

Barclays Zim prepared for divorce from Barclays Bank Plc

2017-02-28 12:13

Barclays Bank Zimbabwe says it has already prepared for life without Barclays Bank Plc when the divesture eventually happens.

Newly formed Arise makes two African banking investments

2017-02-14 17:35

Newly formed investment company Arise has recently made two investments into Africa's banking sector, one in Ghana and one in Uganda.

Is Capitec really the most primary-used bank in SA?

2017-02-04 10:01

A leading expert challenges a Nielson study suggesting that Capitec is the most-used primary bank in South Africa.

Gupta-linked VR Laser mum on bank account closures

2017-02-03 13:39

VR Laser's CEO has declined to comment on the Bank of China's decision to sever ties with the company.

Debt free, but can't get a clearance certificate

2017-02-02 16:25

A Fin24 user who was under debt review managed to pay up all her debts, but she’s struggling to get a debt clearance certificate on her Edgar's credit card from Standard Bank.

Is Capitec your favourite bank?

2017-02-02 06:31

Capitec Bank, which is now the country's third largest retail bank, is also the preferred and most-used primary bank, suggests a study.

UK govt no longer biggest Lloyds bank investor

2017-01-10 15:09

The British government is no longer the biggest shareholder in state-rescued Lloyds bank, after selling another tranche of shares.

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