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Updated 28 November 2015

Dual currency funding structures can help stabilise real estate markets in sub-Saharan Africa, says Standard Bank

Dual currency funding structures can bring stability and robustness to real estate deals in sub-Saharan Africa, as developers and retailers seek solutions to the volatility currently faced in their domestic economies. Traditionally, most property development projects are financed in dollars to assist in creating a sustainable and predictable funding environment for the assets....

17 November 2015 More

Standard Bank consolidates its East African presence with official opening of Ethiopian representative office

Standard Bank Group has expanded its already extensive East African footprint with the official opening of a representative office in Ethiopia. This means that Standard Bank, which is Africa’s largest bank by assets, has a continent-wide footprint in 20 African countries....

29 October 2015 More


PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa (20 October 2015) – Germiston Lake is set to host another bumper triathlon weekend this November as the Standard Bank 5150 Ekurhuleni African Championship will feature a capacity athlete field along with some of South Africa’s best standard distance professional athletes in the line-up....

20 October 2015 More