Johannesburg – 13 November 2018 - Emerging technologies and increased demands from customers to receive a seamless user experience as well as the need for Standard Bank to respond appropriately to these technological developments, have resulted in the IT division reviewing its operating model to ensure that it is ready for the next wave of technological advancements.
12 October 2018 – By Nnamdi Oranye, Fintech Author and International Remittances Lead at Standard Bank Group
African economies are well positioned to benefit from rapidly accelerating technological change if they can harness the current open landscape for innovation.
Johannesburg – 10 October 2018 – Founders Factory, the corporate backed tech startup accelerator and incubator is partnering with Standard Bank and Roo Rogers to bring its unique model to Africa. Founders Factory Africa will design, build and scale 100 disruptive tech startups across the continent over the next five years. Standard Bank will be the first of multiple corporate partners, each investing several million pounds. Together, these partners aim to grow the tech startup community across Africa, create jobs and attract new capital to the sector.
Johannesburg – 04 October 2018 – Cash is still king in Africa, but the accessibility and acceptance of new digital payment channels is fast changing the ‘payment rituals’ of consumers across the continent.Cash is still king in Africa, but the accessibility and acceptance of new digital payment channels is fast changing the ‘payment rituals’ of consumers across the continent.
Johannesburg – 04 October 2018 – The digital revolution is turning the world into a global information hub and opening radical new business opportunities. This revolution requires a radical shift in the way banks enable and connect to clients and ecosystems.
Johannesburg – 26 September 2018 – Gender equality is a fundamental human right but remains a distant dream for many women worldwide. Africa’s largest bank by assets, Standard Bank today joins the powerful global UN movement, HeForShe, to champion change.
Johannesburg – 25 September 2018 – The days of drowning in paperwork and facing long delays when implementing a wealth plan are set to become a distant memory as new age technology like blockchain relieves traditional pain points in the industry.
JOHANNESBURG, 30 August 2018: Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC acknowledges receipt of a letter on 29 August from the Central Bank of Nigeria informing it of its decision in relation to the above matter.
30 August 2018 - Standard Bank to launch first of its kind social campaign on Twitter to show that inspiring and positive tweets can be turned into tangible educational tools
Sim Tshabalala, Standard Bank Group CEO says: “Our focus on Africa is – and will remain – our main source of sustainable competitive advantage.”
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