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Topic - Standard Bank Group
Dec 05, 2014
After a delay of more than three years, construction of a futuristic terminal at Kenya’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airort (JKIA) is finally to start in January. Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) MD Lucy Mbugua says government has appointed the African Development Bank...
Oct 22, 2014
• Investment banking Fees for Sub Saharan African Investment Banking services totalled US$118.6 million during the third quarter of 2014 • The value of announced M&A transactions involving Sub Saharan African targets reached US$12.3 billion during first nine months...
Sep 05, 2014
Banking group Standard Bank has reinforced its commitment to the Power Africa Initiative amidst an increasing pipeline of power projects across sub-Saharan Africa.
Jul 15, 2014
As e-commerce and digital payments gain traction worldwide, Mastercard, in conjunction with Standard Bank, on Tuesday launched a digital wallet mobile phone application, MasterPass, as a new way to transact safely and securely when shopping online. MasterPass would...
Jun 24, 2014
Investment holding company Pembani on Tuesday announced that it had appointed outgoing Barclays Africa CEO Kennedy Bungane as CEO of the group with effect from August 1. Prior to joining Barclays, Bungane had worked within the Standard Bank group, had been the...
Jun 20, 2014
Africa hosts some of the fastest-growing economies in the world as a result of improved economic governance, accelerated infrastructure investment, rising commodity output and exports and the emergence of a larger middle class. However, there are also concerns about...
Jun 20, 2014
Africa hosts some of the fastest-growing economies in the world as a result of improved economic governance, accelerated infrastructure investment, rising commodity output and exports and the emergence of a larger middle class. However, there are also concerns about...
Mar 19, 2014
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The Rhodes University council has elected Rhodes alumnus Vuyo Kahla its new and first black chairperson, the Grahamstown-based university announced on Wednesday. Kahla, who had served the university as a member of both its council and board of governors, took over...
Feb 13, 2014
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May 21, 2013
International packaging and paper group Mondi has appointed Fred Phaswana as joint chairperson with effect from June 1. Phaswana, who was currently chairperson of Standard Bank Group, Standard Bank of South Africa, the South African Institute of International Affairs...
May 17, 2013
Standard Bank Group (SBG) has recently released its 2012 ‘Sustainability Report’ and says its sustainability programmes are mutually reinforcing and have served the company well.
Feb 19, 2013
Financial services provider Standard Bank has arranged an international financing package for the development of a $126-million 60 000 cubic metres a day desalination plant in Accra, Ghana. Spanish infrastructure company Abengoa and the Sojitz Corporation of Japan,...
Aug 16, 2012
Eaton Towers, the African tower ownership and management company, has appointed Gareth Townley as Managing Director and Adnan Quddus as Chief Financial Officer of its Ghanaian operations
Jan 12, 2012
Telecoms company Eaton Towers has secured a $30-million debt facility to boost its business of selling telecom tower co-location and shared-infrastructure facilities to mobile operators. The debt facility, a first for Eaton, would fund operational maintenance of...
Nov 02, 2011
Standard Bank Group has successfully contracted with, what is expected to be, the first Clean Development Mechanism project in Zimbabwe.
Sep 23, 2011
South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) wants to forge an economy in which its natural resources best serve the country, says the head of the party’s task team formed to study a proposal to nationalise mines. National needs could take precedence over...
Sep 05, 2011
Standard Bank Group Chief Executive Jacko Maree has committed 10% of his taxable income towards helping needy black scholars receive an excellent education. He will be doing this every year, at least for as long as the current personal tax structure remains broadly...
Mar 27, 2009
A former AngloGold Ashanti board member, Sam Jonah, has been appointed to serve as nonexecutive director on the board of UK-based mobile phone operator Vodafone from April 1. “I am delighted to welcome Sam Jonah to the Vodafone board. He will make a great...
Jun 11, 2008
Botswana's economic growth is robust but it remains too dependent on mining, and high transport and communication costs are hampering diversification, delegates said at the inaugural Botswana Economic Forum on Wednesday. The southern African country's...
Sep 15, 2006
A major conference on opportunities available to South African companies for international long-term debt financing, such as bond issues and private placements to permit domestic and international expansion, is to be held in New York at the end of next month.
Jan 20, 2006
BC and AC – acknowledged abbreviations for Before Christ and After Christ – are important historical markers.
Oct 14, 2005
Standard Bank has unveiled plans for a new regional office complex at Kingsmead Office Park, in Durban.
Oct 13, 2003
London-based gold miner Randgold Resources has secured a $250-million credit facility, which it will receive if it wins the bid battle for Ghana's Ashanti, a source close to the situation said yesterday.
Oct 10, 2003
South African industrial goods company Barloworld has been rated among the top performing companies in the industrial goods category on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the second year in succession.
Feb 20, 2003
Canada’s First Quantum Minerals this week announced that it was satisfied with the results of a definitive feasibility study for phase one development of its 80%-owned Kansanshi copper-gold project in Zambia.
Jan 14, 2003
South African petrochemicals group, Sasol and the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) yesterday announced the signing of a 12-month R550-million bridge facility in support of financing the construction of an 865-km-long pipeline to transport natural gas from...
Dec 02, 2002
Canadian miner, First Quantum Minerals, has announced the signing of a mandate and indicative term sheet with the Standard Bank Group and WestLB AG, as co-lead arrangers and underwriters for a limited recourse export credit and commercial debt loan facility of a...
Aug 30, 2002
Petrochemicals giant, Sasol, has announced the appointment of the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) and the Standard Bank Group as joint lead arrangers for the debt financing of the Mozambique natural gas project.
Feb 26, 2002
Platinum and palladium prices will remain vulnerable to mood swings and range widely this year despite attempts by key producer Russia to stabilise the market, Standard Bank London said.
Feb 01, 2002
A group of financial institutions backed by the UK government will drive forward an international move to bring private-sector investors into developing countries by launching a $300-million infrastructure fund for Africa.
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