Standard Bank awarded for ICC World Twenty20 sponsorship

Standard Bank awarded for ICC World Twenty20 sponsorship
Standard Bank awarded for ICC World Twenty20 sponsorship
Standard Bank has been awarded with the marketing industry’s top honours for its sponsorship of the ICC World Twenty 20, held in South Africa in September 2007.
Standard Bank received Gold in the Sports Sponsorships, Large Budget category, at the recently […]

ODI squad named

ODI squad named
The Standard Bank ODI squad of 14 players for the first two matches in the MTN ODI series against Australia has been named.
“We have kept faith with the squad that won their series in Australia,” commented selection convener Mike Procter, “and brought back Graeme Smith now that he is over his injuries.
“It is […]

Mandela House reopens to visitors following major restoration
Mandela House, the former home of Nelson Mandela, located at 8115 in Orlando West, Soweto, has been officially opened after restoration. It has been developed into a world-class visitor attraction but retains the structure and authenticity of the original house.
The purpose of the site is to inform the […]

We help transform small scale farmers

We help transform small scale farmers
Standard Bank steps in to help provide innovative fund for Africa’s smallholder farmers
Standard Bank has teamed up with the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) to create an innovative fund for Africa’s smallholder farmers. The fund will operate in Ghana, Mozambique, Tanzania and Uganda, opening loan opportunities to […]

Uganda gets Mobile banking

Uganda gets Mobile banking
MTN and Stanbic Bank Uganda has launched its much anticipated mobile banking application - called MTN Mobile Money.
Users registering for the product will be able to send and receive funds using their mobile handsets.
The launch follows rigorous testing of the application over a 5 month period, and received approval from […]

Standard Bank wins in prestigious 2009 Africa Investor Awards

Standard Bank wins in prestigious 2009 Africa Investor Awards
Standard Bank Group has reinforced its position as the continent’s leading financial institution by scooping the Best Africa Investor Analyst Award in the Banking Sector in the prestigious annual African Investor Awards.
The award went to a team from Standard Bank’s Nigerian subsidiary, Stanbic IBTC Bank […]

Standard Bank enters into strategic partnership with leading Russian investment bank

Standard Bank enters into strategic partnership with leading Russian investment bank
Standard Bank enters into strategic partnership with leading Russian investment bank
Standard Bank is entering into a strategic partnership with Troika Dialog Group Limited, the most established and largest independent investment bank in Russia, in terms of which Standard Bank intends, subject to regulatory approvals, […]

Standard Bank’s diversified business shows good growth despite global climate

Standard Bank’s diversified business shows good growth despite global climate
Standard Bank results for the year ended 31 December 2008 illustrate the resilience of the group’s diversified business model in the face of high levels of volatility, declining asset prices and reduced global liquidity.
Headline earnings grew by 8% to R14.1 billion (US$1.7 […]

CeBIT 2009: Deutsche Telekom präsentiert vernetztes Leben und Arbeiten

Standard Bank wins a brace of awards from Global Trade Review Magazine for ‘Best Deals of 2008′
Standard Bank has won two awards in the Global Trade Review (GTR) Best Deals of 2008 for Camco International Limited and Malawi Fertilizer, reinforcing the Bank’s expertise in specialised financing projects in emerging markets.
The Camco deal was […]

Bank scoops Euromoney awards

Bank scoops Euromoney awards
Standard Bank has been recognised for its involvement in some of the biggest projects in Africa in 2008 after being awarded three Euromoney Projects Finance awards.
The awards include African PPP Deal of the Year for Lekki Epe-Expressway, African Transport Deal of the Year for TAV Tunisie and African Power Deal […]