Standard Bank

By IndepthAfrica
In News
Mar 25th, 2012
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MyBroadband BusinessTech recently conducted a user survey where consumers were asked to rate their banks according to service levels, pricing and convenience. Users had to rate their bank on a 5 point scale as shown below: 5 – Excellent (much better than expected) 4 – Good (better than expected) 3 – ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jan 8th, 2012
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Johannesburg – Police are investigating new charges of corruption, fraud and theft against Julius Malema – this time relating to the “sale” of a plot in 2007. A former “friend” of Malema, businessman Matane Mphahlele, has now turned against the beleaguered ANC Youth League lea...
By IndepthAfrica
In Election
Dec 17th, 2011
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Opposition parties boycotted a parliamentary election in Gabon on Saturday that was expected to strengthen the hand of President Ali Bongo’s ruling Gabonese Democratic Party (PDG). The PDG currently holds a comfortable majority in the 120- seat assembly of the oil-rich Central African nation. A...
By benim
In Ghana
Aug 4th, 2011
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International investors have chosen Ghana as the fourth best country in Africa for investment, according to the Africa Business Panel survey 2011. The survey, released in late June 2011, was conducted by the Africa Business Panel that sampled 800 business professionals in all the 53 economies in Afri...
By benim
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Mar 9th, 2011
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Standard Bank is looking to ramp up its business in oil-rich Angola, and has no plans to slow down in fast-growing Nigeria, the head of Africa’s biggest bank said on Wednesday. Jacko Maree told the Reuters Africa Investment Summit that while Standard Bank aims to keep costs flat this year, it w...
By benim
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Jan 13th, 2011
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The stockbroking arm of South Africa’s Standard Bank is looking to boost its headcount, including equity analysts, following the end of a joint venture with Credit Suisse, senior executives said on Thursday. Standard Bank last year said it would end the brokerage joint venture with the Swiss ba...