The group at a glance


Standard Bank Group is the largest African bank by assets and earnings

  • Total assets of R1 694 billion (USD162 billion)
  • Headline earnings of R17 194 million (USD1.8 billion)
  • Market capitalisation of R209.4 billion (USD20 billion)
  • Employs approximately 49 000 people
  • Tier I capital adequacy ratio 13,2%

Offers a range of banking and related financial services

  • Operates in 20 countries on the African continent
  • Owns a controlling stake in the South African listed insurance company, Liberty Holdings Limited.

Three business units: Personal & Business Banking, Corporate & Investment Banking and Wealth – Liberty

  • One of the four full-service South African banks
  • 151 years history in South Africa
  • Listed on the JSE since 1970
  • Started building a franchise outside southern Africa in early 1990's.

Our key major subsidiaries are:

  • The Standard Bank of South Africa
  • Stanbic IBTC
  • Standard International Holdings (which includes Standard Bank Plc)
  • Liberty Holdings

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Where you'll find us

 
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