Personal banking

Whether you want to transact, save or borrow, we have the financial solution for you. With innovative products and services designed to evolve with your changing needs. Watch this video to find out more.

Business banking

As South Africa’s leading Business Bank, we understand what it means to do business in Africa and beyond. We have specialist product expertise, strong local capacity and global distribution reach.

Insurance & wealth

From car, home and life insurance to bespoke advice on fiduciary planning, trusts and wills, our Insurance and Wealth Advisory specialists will ensure that you and your assets are taken care of – expertly and professionally.


Corporates & institutions

We aim to be the leading corporate and investment banking business in, for and across Africa, with a deep specialisation in natural resources.

We provide services to governments, parastatals, larger corporates, financial institutions and international counterparties.

Wealth and Investment

Standard Bank Wealth and Investment services the ultra-high net worth segment of the market, catering to clients with net investable assets of more than US $1 million.

Our vision is to enhance the Group's franchise by being a leading Global Wealth and Investment Bank, focusing on clients in and from selected emerging markets.

We have a footprint in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Mauritius, Jersey and London.

About Us

Standard Bank has a 154-year history in South Africa and started building a franchise in the rest of Africa in the early 1900s. We currently operate in 20 countries on the African continent, including South Africa, as well as other selected emerging markets.

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