Private Banking

Exclusive wealth management solutions, supported by your own private banker.

Yours if you earn
R 58 000
Monthly fee
R 345

About Private Banking

How to qualify

  • You earn a minimum gross monthly income of R 58 000 or more or have net investible assets of R 3m or more

Features and benefits

  • Integrated wealth management and advisory options with our Standard Bank Financial Consultants
  • Protect and grow your wealth with our award winning Offshore Banking, offering you a cross-border banking solution for your global banking needs whether you travel frequently, own property abroad or are looking to diversify your finances
  • Contact your Private Banker by phone, email or instant messaging 24/7
  • Safe and easy payments with SnapScan, MasterPass and Instant Money
  • Comprehensive transactional banking with a Private Banking Current Account, a MasterCard Platinum Credit Card, Visa Platinum Cheque Card and Diners Club Platinum Credit Card
  • Expand your wealth with diverse short- and long-term savings and investment options with flexible terms
  • Your Diners Club Platinum Credit Card gives you access to international airport lounges, based on the amount that you spend on your card
  • Additional benefits and discounted monthly fees for Young Professionals
  • Free foreign exchange delivery to an approved business address in Gauteng, Cape Town, Durban and Pietermaritzburg
  • Free travel wallet card activation and free automatic travel insurance
  • Collect UCount rewards points each time you swipe to purchase and spend your rewards at participating stores or our UCount Online Mall
  • Acces to three exclusive lounges at OR Tambo International Airport

What it costs

  • Discounted monthly fee for a spouse or life partner
  • No transaction fees when you swipe to purchase
  • Preferential interest rates
  •  Private Banking pricing (PDF)

How to apply

  • Apply online
  • Visit your nearest branch
  • Call our Private Banking line 24/7 on 0860 123 101 for assistance

What you'll need

  • Your ID book or passport for foreign nationals
  • Your last payslip, or proof of income (up to 3 months old)
  • Proof of home address (up to 3 months old)
  • A residency permit (for foreign nationals staying in South Africa)
  • Access a host of lending products, such as Vehicle and Asset Finance, Home Loans and Insurance solutions
  • Comprehensive insurance solutions that protect both your short- and long-term interests
  • Easy day-to-day banking via Internet, cell phone and telephone banking
  • Foreign exchange services, with Direct Delivery of funds within 24 hours in selected areas. Option to sign up for a free ITTA to accelerate forex payments into your account
  • As a Standard Bank Private Banking client you will be invited to exclusive events relating to entrepreneurship, lifestyle, industry and economic trends that can help grow your wealth

Black World Citizen Credit Card

  • 24 Complimentary visits per annum to over 500 airport lounges within SA and abroad, through our chosen partner, LoungeKey
  • Access to the MasterCard Airport Concierge which gives you up to 15% discount in Meet and Greet services at various destinations

Signature travel

  • Regularly updated, tailored travel packages based on your travel experience and destination preferences
  • Our dedicated Signature Travel desk is available 24/7 on 0860 826 868 or to assist you with travel bookings, visas, forex and travel insurance


  • Personalised travel planning through collaboration with a travel advisor, ensuring that trips will be tailored to your needs, interests, and budget
  • Exclusive access to some of the finest hotels around the world
  • Exquisite cuisine and breathtaking views from the best tables of fine-dining restaurants
  • Up to 15% discount on Hertz car rental
  • Enhanced protection options to ensure your health and safety while travelling

How to upgrade to Private Banking Signature:

Contact your banker or our Private Banking line on 0860 123 101 or email to upgrade or apply for Private Banking Signature and have your new black World Citizen card delivered to you.

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