Capitec Bank

ANC could benefit from R1bn Capitec Bank bonanza

Free shares worth almost R1-billion in Capitec is what a consortium linked to financing the ANC has scored thanks to finance from two state bodies.

Bold bid to win a bigger slice

Bidvest Bank says its decision to cap fees at R72 a month does not signal a price war with the big four banks in South Africa.

Capitec eyes higher bank fee income

Capitec Bank says it plans to boost its transaction income in a year, which it expects will make it less reliant on lending income.

Capitec plans to issue $110m in new shares

Capitec Bank says it aims to raise $110-million by issuing new shares to fund its expansion and boost capital ahead of new global banking needs.

Unsecured credit spike raises alarm

The 67% year-on-year leap in loans with no surety has raised the hackles of the National Credit Regulator.

Capitec to trade nationally on Sundays

A new banking experience is opening up for Capitec's clients: read the Sunday papers, take in a movie and -- go to the bank?

Capitec’s outlook changed to positive from stable

Moody's Investors Service has changed to positive from stable the outlook for the long-term national-scale rating assigned to Capitec Bank.

Switching banks is easier than you think

What you need to know before switching banks -- and why changing over need not be a headache.

No fee increases for Capitec

If you bank with Capitec, you'll pay the same rates to transact as you did in 2010.


WATCH IT AGAIN: Ramaphosa addresses the nation on measures to contain Covid-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the continuing efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This included the extension of the national lockdown by another two weeks

More than 900 Americans to be evacuated from South Africa

Three flights are expected to leave South Africa over two days, embassy spokesperson says

Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world