Absa Group

 
Absa to pay R18.33-billion for Barclays Africa operations
Absa to pay R18.33-billion for Barclays Africa operations
It will retain the Absa brand for its retail and card business in South Africa, however.
Absa's deputy chief takes up new position
Absa's deputy chief takes up new position
Absa Group, a member of the Barclays Group and South Africa's largest retail bank by customers, announced on Wednesday that its Deputy Group Chief...
Absa posts flat full-year earnings
Absa posts flat full-year earnings
Absa Group, the South African bank majority owned by Britain's Barclays, reported flat full-year earnings that were slightly above consensus, hit...
Absa brings 'contactless' card to SA
Absa brings 'contactless' card to SA
If you have ever travelled on the London Underground you will notice many commuters simply tapping their bank cards against a reader as they walk...
Tribunal approves Absa-Woolworths merger
Tribunal approves Absa-Woolworths merger
South Africa's Competition Tribunal on Thursday unconditionally approved the merger between the Absa Group and Woolworths Financial Services.
Absa sees higher 2007 earnings
Absa sees higher 2007 earnings
Absa, South Africa's biggest retail bank, said on Monday it expects group headline earnings per share and EPS to be between 15% and 19% higher in...
Absa appoints new executive director
Absa appoints new executive director
Absa Group chief operations officer Peter Mageza has been appointed as an executive director on the boards of Absa Group and Absa Bank, with effect...
Banks, resources keep JSE firm
Banks, resources keep JSE firm
The bank and resources indices kept the JSE in positive territory on Tuesday, lifting the bourse 0,7% higher by midday.
JSE extends losses, follows world markets
JSE extends losses, follows world markets
The JSE continued to extend its reach into the red at midday on Thursday, following nervous world markets.
Absa, Woolworths announce joint venture
Absa, Woolworths announce joint venture
South Africa's third-biggest bank, Absa, and food and clothing retailer Woolworths are to enter into a joint venture, the companies said in...
Former Absa chief appointed at Sappi
Former Absa chief appointed at Sappi
Former Absa CEO and chairperson Dr Danie Cronje has been appointed as the independent non-executive chairperson of Sappi, the global pulp and paper...
Absa injects money to cut housing backlog
Absa injects money to cut housing backlog
Absa and the National Housing Finance Corporation (NHFC) on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding to speed up the provision of housing in...

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