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We are confident of our positioning across Africa and of the quality and dedication of our people to serve and provide value for our clients.

The considerable progress we have made in realigning our available resources and intensifying our focus on the expanding markets on the African continent has delivered an enviable franchise off which the group is able to drive sustainable growth. Competition is high in all the markets we serve and business operating environments remain challenging.

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Updated 30 January 2015

Standard Bank Group congratulates all participant of this year’s IRONMAN® 70.3 South Africa

“Standard Bank commends every athlete that took part in this year’s Standard Bank IRONMAN® 70.3 South Africa event. Special mentions must go to the category winners who set the performance benchmarks that all their fellow athletes’ measure themselves against,” said Jenny Pheiffer, Head of Brand and Sponsorship at Standard Bank. “This is the first year that Standard Bank has sponsored the IRONMAN® 70.3 event in Buffalo City, and we would like to thank our host city for helping to make this event a truly remarkable success.”...

26 January 2015 More

Standard Bank Group kicks off IRONMAN® South Africa sponsorship

Standard Bank Group is pleased to mark its newly formed partnership with IRONMAN® South Africa at this year’s 70.3. The event will take place in Buffalo City, the gateway to the Eastern Cape’s Sunshine Coast and Wild Coast, two of the province’s flagship tourism regions....

22 January 2015 More

Stanbic Bank Uganda names Patrick Mweheire as Chief Executive

Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited (USE:SBU) Board of Directors announced on 6 January 2015 Patrick Mweheire as the bank's new Chief Executive & Managing Director. Mweheire previously held the position of Executive Director and Head of the Bank's Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) Division. ...

6 January 2015 More