• Who we are
    • Our Group at a Glance
    • Our Values and Code of Ethics
    • Corporate Governance
    • Our Leadership
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    Standard Bank Group is a financial institution that offers banking and financial services to individuals, businesses, institutions and corporations in Africa and abroad.

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    • Our financial results
    • Our strategy and vision
    • Our global presence
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    All our products and services are based on a set of values that uphold the empowerment of our customers. Both internally, and in daily engagement with the our clients we foster transparency, innovation, accountability and superior service.
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    We ensure that all our services and products across borders are compliant with local legislation wherever we go. As we grow in Africa, we will continue to review our systems and processes according to the best possible compliance and risk management skills.
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    Standard Bank is not an abstract legal entity. We are our people.

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    We aim to offer universal banking capabilities to individuals, small-to medium-sized businesses, corporates, financial institutions and internationals.

    Find out about  our subsidiaries.

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  • Why we matter
    • Our Impact
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    We drive sustainable and inclusive economic growth in Africa. To ensure our commitment to making a positive and lasting impact, we have developed a framework of initiatives and objectives towards long-term social, economic and environmental upliftment.

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    Our sponsorship initiatives promote community upliftment through the support of sporting, art and music events, teams, festivals and clinics. We strive to nurture growing talents and to aid local communities to grow in their chosen fields.
    We are proud to be a part of what’s happening in Africa. By fostering growth opportunities on the continent, we believe that hands across borders will continue to strengthen business in Africa.
  • What we do
    • Our Business

    We are a universal bank and full- service financial group offering transactional banking, saving, borrowing, lending, investment, insurance, risk management, wealth management and advisory services.

    • Personal and Business Banking
    • Corporate and Investment Banking
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Corporate governance

We ensure that all our services and products across borders are compliant with local legislation wherever we go. As we grow in Africa, we will continue to review our systems and processes according to the best possible compliance and risk management skills.

Our Approach

We promote strategic decision-making that combines long-term and shorter-term outcomes to reconcile the interests of the group, stakeholders and society to create sustainable value. Our approach extends beyond compliance. We see corporate governance as an enabler that creates competitive advantage through enhanced accountability, effective risk management, clear performance management, greater transparency, and effective leadership.

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REPORT UNETHICAL BEHAVIOUR

If you suspect theft, fraud or corruption by any of our employees, customers or suppliers, report it immediately.
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If you believe an employee of Standard Bank has breached our Code of Ethics, please contact the Ethics and Fraud Hotline.

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Our Values and Code of Ethics

We do everything in our power to ensure that we provide our customers with the products, services and solutions to suit their needs.

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Our Leadership

Standard Bank is not an abstract legal entity. We are our people.

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CHAIRMAN AND INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, SBG AND SBSA

We strive to uphold good governance because we believe that it provides the necessary structure that enables the group’s success and creates sustainable value.