R/€ = 16.18
R/$ = 14.20
Au 1277.30 $/oz
Pt 1063.00 $/oz
Apr 19, 2016
Standard Bank and Vumatel have signed a significant finance deal on 19 April 2016, which will provide Vumatel with the financial resources required to speed-up the delivery of broadband internet services and expand into new markets within South Africa. The deal,...
Mar 04, 2016
The Sukulu phosphate project, in Tororo district, Uganda has received $240-million in development funding, which represents one of the largest privately-funded mining sector investments in Uganda and sets a “unique precedent” for public-private partnerships in the...
Dec 04, 2015
Over the next five years, Standard Bank will assist its strategic partner, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China to raise R10 billion to support the development of South Africa's power generation infrastructure, said Standard Bank Group Chief Executive Sim...
Apr 22, 2015
In a strongly-worded statement, Business Against Crime South Africa (Bacsa) said on Tuesday it is clear that the recent xenophobic attacks cannot be managed by the South African Police Service alone, and it is therefore calling on President Jacob Zuma and the South...
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
Mar 19, 2014
Feb 13, 2014
Following a reshuffle of its executive body, Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has announced changes to its board of directors, which would now comprise several of South Africa’s heavy-hitters in business. The new board, effective from February 20, would be led...
Dec 06, 2013
The project has achieved financial close.
Nov 08, 2013
Kinangop wind park project is the first in a series of projects under US President Barack Obama’s Power Africa initiative.