Standard Bank

Retail focus for banking’s phoenix

The African Bank, which relied on unsecured lending, has diversified its product offerings

Mantashe to face Zondo commission

ANC to make submissions regarding evidence from the country’s big four banks and Barbara Hogan, the former public enterprises minister

Wary consumers start saving

The number of new accounts has risen but tough times have forced others to borrow

Reserve Bank warned of ‘catastrophic’ impact if banks kept Gupta accounts open

South Africa’s 'big four' banks could have been locked out of the international payments system with 'absolutely catastrophic' results

ANC did not bully Nedbank’ — CEO

Though the ANC did not attempt to browbeat Nedbank into reversing its decision, 'veiled threats' were made to the bank at a subsequent meeting.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Absa, FNB set to testify on Gupta account closures

In 2016, Absa, FNB, Nedbank and Standard Bank unexpectedly cut ties with Gupta-owned businesses and shut down their bank accounts

Standard Bank was accused of belonging to WMC lobby at Luthuli House meeting

According to the testimony of retired Standard Bank official Ian Sinton, the ANC questioned Standard Bank’s decision to cut ties with the Guptas

Ramaphosa: ‘Like it or not, Nigeria and South Africa are joined at the hip’

President Ramaphosa has promised to mend ties with Nigeria during his state visit to Abuja

FNB narrowly beats Capitec for top spot in digital banking survey

The report found that FNB came first not because of customers' rising satisfaction with the bank, but because of decreasing happiness with Capitec

Liberty refuses to pay hackers

Liberty Holdings says it refused a ransom demand after hackers breached its IT infrastructure and accessed some emails.

Data breach under control and under investigation, says Liberty CEO

Liberty Holdings CEO David Munro maintains that no clients suffered any financial loss as a result of the data breach

Banks weather tough climate but brace for new auditing standards

The banking sector has fared well despite a difficult economic climate

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Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories