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First solar-powered Nedbank branch launched
First solar-powered Nedbank branch launched

Nedbank has launched its first solar branch in Mncwasa in the Eastern Cape using SolarTurtle...

1 hour ago

Survey: SA banking clients prefer digital
Survey: SA banking clients prefer digital

South Africans prefer to access their banking services with a mobile app, and they are most likely to complain about bad service...

11 Sep 2017

Almost 32 hours for banks to respond
Almost 32 hours for banks to respond

South African banks take on average 31 hours and 56 minutes to respond to customer complaints...

By Nico Gous 31 Aug 2017

The lynchpin for success in the mobile banking wars
The lynchpin for success in the mobile banking wars

There's a surprising way in which leading financial services companies are pulling away from the pack...

By Hemkumar Balaraman 30 Aug 2017

Malusi Gigaba, minister of finance
Brics bank will ignite growth in SA, says Gigaba

As Brics countries celebrated the launch of the African regional centre of the New Development Bank, South African taxpayers can expect to contribute $10bn over a seven-year period...

18 Aug 2017

Mellony Ramalho, African Bank’s group executive: sales, branch network
#WomensMonth: Investing in women will make a difference

Africa Bank's Mellony Ramalho believes young women, need to be shown that there are possibilities and taught that through hard work they too can succeed...

15 Aug 2017

Boris Dzhingarov
Five facts every business owner should know about credit cards

When choosing the right business credit card for your company, there are a few things to know beforehand. Understanding how it works and what its inherent limits are might help you use it more efficiently...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 10 Aug 2017

Thinking like an economist can make your next trip abroad cheaper
Thinking like an economist can make your next trip abroad cheaper

Agreeing to use your home currency in a foreign land can significantly inflate the cost of every purchase. Thinking a bit more like an economist can help you avoid this mistake, and save a lot of money...

By Jay L. Zagorsky 4 Aug 2017

Nedbank boss to aid Ecobank
Nedbank boss to aid Ecobank

Nedbank has added its corporate and investment bank head Brian Kennedy to Ecobank Transnational in an attempt to stem losses at its 21.2%-held associate...

By Moyagabo Maake 4 Aug 2017

Ecobank casts a shadow on Nedbank
Ecobank casts a shadow on Nedbank

Nedbank's impressive growth in interest and fee income was marred by a R1.2bn loss contributed by its pan-African banking associate Ecobank Transnational Incorporated...

By Robert Laing 3 Aug 2017

#NewCampaign: Coding a better, prosperous future
#NewCampaign: Coding a better, prosperous future

With its 'prosper' philosophy at its core, in ‘helping people achieve their ambitions in the right way', Absa recently released its latest film, ‘Coding a better future', which features three Digital Academy graduates...

By Jessica Tennant 27 Jul 2017

Nontokozo Madonsela
#NewCampaign: Standard Bank's next

Through its current ‘What's your next?' integrated campaign, Standard Bank Personal and Business Banking South Africa (PBBSA) seeks to reconnect with its customers in a way that acknowledges that they're unique individuals with their own unique aspirations and ambitions, in an effort to partner with them on their journey to step up to their ‘next'...

By Jessica Tennant 27 Jul 2017

Five reasons why the bank turned you down for a small business loan
Five reasons why the bank turned you down for a small business loan

A healthy supply of working capital is essential for business growth. Unfortunately, even profitable businesses sometimes get turned down for business loans...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 20 Jul 2017

#StartupStory: Abe AI
#StartupStory: Abe AI

We interview Rob Guilfoyle, founder of Abe AI which designs artificial intelligence solutions for the banking industry...

By Ilse van den Berg 19 Jul 2017

Banks the main recipients of tax-free savings
Banks the main recipients of tax-free savings

Banks held the bulk of cash in tax-free savings accounts - 41% of the R5.2bn in these facilities - as at the end of February...

17 Jul 2017

#CSIMonth: Nedbank takes holistic approach to building and supporting effective schools
#CSIMonth: Nedbank takes holistic approach to building and supporting effective schools

Nedbank recently launched a new Schools Healthy Lifestyle Programme, offered in partnership with Colgate, Futurelife, the ICRD Group Foundation and KwaZulu-Natal Departments of Education and Health...

By Sindy Peters 17 Jul 2017

Public protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane
Absa takes Busisiwe Mkhwebane's directive on Bankorp to the high court

Absa is asking the High Court in Pretoria to review and set aside Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's remedial action contained in her Bankorp "lifeboat" report...

By Hanna Ziady 14 Jul 2017

Are banks using their loyalty programmes effectively?
Are banks using their loyalty programmes effectively?

South Africa's Big Four retail banks are sitting with more than R2bn in unspent loyalty points...

13 Jul 2017

Jeremy Awori, CEO: Barclays Bank Kenya
Barclays Kenya to close branches as tech takes hold

Barclays Bank of Kenya (BBK) is closing seven of its branches in the country...

By Kennedy Kangethe 12 Jul 2017

Enterprises UP and ABSA open new learning avenues for credit providers and the banking sector
Enterprises UP and ABSA open new learning avenues for credit providers and the banking sector

A group of 23 delegates in the banking and credit provider industries successfully completed the Advanced Programme in Debt Review earlier in 2017...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 10 Jul 2017

Hannes Prinsloo
#NewCampaign: Shazam uses storytelling to help South Africans see money differently

Shazam, the app that identifies the music playing around you, recently launched an original action with Nedbank, encouraging people to Shazam local notes to unlock South African stories as part of Nedbank's 'See Money Differently' campaign...

By Jessica Tennant 29 Jun 2017

South African Customer Satisfaction Index shows fondness for fast foods
South African Customer Satisfaction Index shows fondness for fast foods

The Consulta 2016 National South African Customer Satisfaction Index (SAcsi) reflects that South Africans are fond of fast food...

22 Jun 2017

From funders to partners: The changing face of commercial agri-finance in South Africa
From funders to partners: The changing face of commercial agri-finance in South Africa

Over the past three decades, the South African agriculture financing landscape has undergone some significant shifts, the two most apparent of which have been...

By Zhann Meyer 22 Jun 2017

Reserve Bank to challenge Public Protector's remedial action
Reserve Bank to challenge Public Protector's remedial action

The Reserve Bank has been advised to bring urgent review proceedings to court to have the remedial action announced by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane set aside...

20 Jun 2017

Government allowed to recover R1.125bn from Absa
Government allowed to recover R1.125bn from Absa

Government is allowed to recover R1.125 billion in misappropriated public funds from Absa Bank and its predecessor Bankorp...

20 Jun 2017

Standard Bank grows its support for entrepreneurial women
Standard Bank grows its support for entrepreneurial women

A new three-year partnership has been inked between Africa's biggest bank and South Africa's platform for women in leadership, Top Women...

Issued by Topco Media 8 Jun 2017

Five benefits of enterprise risk management - infographic
Five benefits of enterprise risk management - infographic

Risk mitigation is a key element in propelling business growth. Enterprises need simple and effective ways to detect, evaluate, and mitigate risks while ensuring that risk management programs are streamlined...

5 Jun 2017

FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists
FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists

FNB Business and Endeavor South Africa have shortlisted the finalists for the FNB Business Innovation Awards 2017...

25 May 2017

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