The old flag was the product of attempts to unify white South Africa, to the exclusion of black South Africans, writes Pieter du Toit.
Discovery Bank benefits include up to 75% off on flights, up to 100% off on gym fees, and up to 75% on your spending on 'healthy' groceries.
Newly launched TymeBank promises 50% cheaper banking fees with no physical branches.
Abu Dhabi’s merger of three state-linked banks is set to create two new lenders, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
The bank asked users to vote on what black tax is, with options like "a source of anxiety" and "a financial burden".
Despite some setbacks, micro-lender Finbond has grown impressively in the 15 years since its founding. CEO Willem van Aardt talks about its journey and about its recent expansion into the US market.
Private sector credit extension slowed to 5.6% in September, compared to 6% reported in August.
The Registrar of Banks has granted Discovery a banking licence, the JSE-listed company has announced.
More than 225 applicants, mostly from Gauteng townships, have launched a suit in the Constitutional Court, claiming damages from the big banks for home repossession abuse.
Absa bank has threatened to close the bank account of President Jacob Zuma’s wife, Tobeka Madiba-Zuma over suspicious flows, according to a report.
The Banking Services Ombudsman's report for 2016 reveals higher complaints for internet banking in 2016.
It's South Africa’s first majority black-owned bank focused on retail and business banking.
Standard Bank will become one of the biggest groups to list on A2X, which provides a secondary listing venue for SA companies.
The collapse of the seventh-smallest bank in South Africa has left a trail of destruction, with customers queuing up outside branches before dawn to access their funds.
"Images of a car and a house immediately came to my mind."
FirstRand plans to integrate its UK business segment into its acquisition of UK bank Aldemore, which will help free up funding and liquidity capacity of the bank.
Ratings agency Moody’s has given a first time rating to financial services group Discovery Limited, just a few days after it received approval for a banking licence.
The National Consumer Tribunal has dismissed an application by the National Credit Regulator against Finbond Mutual Bank over excessive credit life insurance premiums.
ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize says transformation in the South African economy starts in the financial sector.
The Banking Services Ombudsman's report for 2016 reveals which banks received the most complaints.
Mercantile Bank is being sold by its parent company in Portugal, Caixa Geral de Depósitos.
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