Standard Bank branch closures: Here's how you will be affected

2019-06-04 20:00

Standard Bank has made available a lost of branches which have been closed as the bank realigns its banking services. Here are the regions that will be affected.

Armed robbery of Johannesburg bankers spurs security guard boom

2019-05-07 08:32

Lenders are stepping up security after the closure of parts of the M2 freeway diverted traffic through the central business district.

SA banks compete with free burgers, petrol and hip-hop

2019-04-24 07:38

From free burgers and ride-hailing services to hip-hop concerts and discounted petrol: South African banks are going all out to win customers as competition hots up.

Live in Gauteng? Your local Standard Bank branch could be closed by July

2019-04-03 15:44

Half of the 91 branches that Standard Bank will close are in Gauteng, according to a union representative, as the financial service provider implements a new operating model.

Standard Bank appoints new chief risk officer

2019-03-20 18:49

Standard Bank has appointed David Hodnett as group chief risk officer.

Retrenched Standard Bank staff can consider farming - Mboweni

2019-03-15 17:36

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni tweeted that the 1 200 employees affected at Standard Bank due to a new operating model should consider farming as a fallback.

OVERVIEW: Standard Bank legal official details suspicious transactions, possible 'money laundering' at #StateCaptureInquiry

2019-03-12 15:30

The judicial commission of inquiry into state capture continues with testimony from former head of compliance at Standard Bank, Ian Sinton, who currently works in the bank's legal division.

Standard Bank bets growth can outpace Africa's fastest economies

2019-03-08 08:19

Africa’s largest lender is predicting it can outpace the continent’s fast-growing economies in which it operates.

Standard Bank launches new wholesale finance proposition

2019-02-25 16:58

Standard Bank has launched a new wholesale finance proposition for original equipment manufacturers, distributors and their dealer-networks.

How to avoid the Janu-worry blues

2018-12-17 07:32

This is going to be a tough festive season for many South Africans.


EXCLUSIVE: Organised crime behind massive R1.6bn debit order scam

2019-06-02 07:29

An extensive investigation into illegal debit order scams involving the country’s major commercial banks has revealed the existence of organised crime syndicates seemingly operating on a massive scale.

Standard Bank introduces innovative way of pricing new home loans

2019-05-03 21:23

Standard Bank has introduced an innovative way of pricing new home loans.

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: Standard Bank shares on the build up to new upside breakout

2019-04-10 12:53

Standard Bank is the leader of the banking stocks at the moment.

WATCH: 'Client served in a professional manner' – Standard Bank after 'angry' customer drives into branch

2019-03-30 18:31

Standard Bank has confirmed none of its staff members or clients were injured when a woman drove into the front of one of its branches.

Sifiso Skenjana: Standard Bank, SABC and more – why SA must mind the labour force gap

2019-03-19 06:00

Standard Bank and ABSA are not alone in facing possible retrenchments, and SA must plan its response, says Sifiso Skenjana.

1 200 jobs affected as Standard Bank closes 91 branches

2019-03-14 16:56

Approximately 1 200 jobs at Standard Bank will be impacted as the financial services provider embarks on a new banking delivery model.

Ghana seeks $750m loan from StanChart, Standard Bank

2019-03-10 09:02

Ghana is in talks with Standard Chartered and Standard Bank Group for a bridge loan of $750m and will repay the facility with the proceeds of a Eurobond sale.

Standard Bank Group delivered sustainable earnings growth, improved returns, says CEO

2019-03-07 13:31

Standard Bank Group has shown sustainable earnings growth and improved returns, underpinned by the strength of its client franchise, says CEO Sim Tshabalala.

Be wary of scammers, banking sector warns

2019-01-12 10:30

The banking industry has warned customers to always be vigilant of banking scams, especially when prompted for personal information.

FirstRand takes a leaf from Amazon's book to capture consumers

2018-12-10 08:54

FirstRand is emulating with a digital offering that will span everything from insurance, car license renewals to locating plumbing services as the South African bank chases new revenue sources.

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