News

Standard Bank Group named best syndicated loan house in Africa
22 February 2012

Standard Bank Group has been awarded four awards at EMEA Finance's Achievement Awards 2011, including best syndicated loan house in Africa. 

These awards recognise Standard Bank Group's leading positon in African capital markets, and it is the fifth year in which Standard Bank Group's role in the region has been recognised. 

EMEA Finance also recognised Standard Bank's expertise in the following categories:

  • Best supranational bond deal in EMEA: Afreximbank's US$500mn, 5 year Eurobond
  • Best sovereign bond deal in Africa: Namibia's US$500mn, 10 year Eurobond
  • Best structured finance deal in Africa: Tanzania's road infrastructure projects.


  • Helmut Engelbrecht, Standard Bank Group's Head of Investment Banking in Africa at, said, "We are delighted to win this recognition from a leading publication in the sector. These awards have yet again demonstrated Standard Bank's expertise and leadership in the capital markets and across all areas of corporate and investment banking."

    More recent news

    • News Article 18 Feruary 2015

      Standard Bank Group facilitation of Woolworths' ground-breaking acquisition wins Deal of the Year ....


      News Article 12 February 2015

      Standard Bank Arranges USD 1.25 Billion Eskom Bond Sale to International Investors

    Careers @ Standard Bank

    Join our international team and you could move your career forward from the start.

    © 2015 Standard Bank is a licensed financial services provider.

    Disclaimer || Privacy and Security || USA Patriot Act Certification || Report Corrupt Behaviour || Wolfsberg Questionnaire || FATCA || Sitemap