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Private Banking Account

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Grow your wealth with the personal touch and worldwide support of our finance specialists.

Some of the benefits

Personal banker

Call or e-mail your personal banker at any time, for whatever you need

Extra cards

Get a Platinum Cheque and Credit Card as well as a Diners Club Platinum Credit Card

Personalised rates

Enjoy flexible terms and special rates on savings and cash investment solutions

Offshore account

Bank securely worldwide with a free Offshore Platinum Optimum account
What you get
  • Anytime access to your Private Banking team on the phone
  • Bespoke portfolio management on request by Melville Douglas
  • Ask our specialists for diverse short- and long-term savings and investment options
  • Speak to our financial advisers about trusts, estate planning or insurance
  • Discounted rates through our Online Share Trading platform
  • Access to 2 exclusive Standard Bank lounges at OR Tambo International Airport's domestic terminal when using your cheque or credit card
  • 12 Complimentary visits a year to Bidvest airport lounges on your credit card
  • Up to 35% off on Emirates flights* when you book through Leisure Desk
  • Up to 10% off Hertz car rentals when you book using your credit card
  • 1GB per month AlwaysOn Wi-Fi for 12 months (R19 once-off) available via your credit card
  • Monthly statements via e-mail and notifications on transactions via MyUpdates
  • Access to free offshore bank account*
  • Get your monthly account fees back in Standard Bank Mobile airtime*

*T&Cs apply.

Personal transaction accounts terms and conditions
General terms and conditions
Standard Bank Mobile terms and conditions
Emirates flights discount terms and conditions

Card features
  • Secure chip- and PIN-enabled card
  • Global Mastercard or Visa acceptance and ATM network
  • Access to Mastercard or Visa offers, insurance and 24/7 emergency services contact centres*
  • Link your card to the SnapScan or Masterpass apps to pay by phone
  • Automatic lost card protection
  • Activate or disable till-point, ATM and online card functionality using our Banking App 
  • Safely shop online with 3D secure verification

*T&Cs apply.

What it costs
  • R369 monthly fee
  • Discounted monthly fee on a secondary account for your partner
  • Pay as you transact only after using your bundled services for the month
  • Annual Diners Club Platinum and Platinum Credit Card fees included

See 2021 pricing guide

How to get it

What you’ll need

  • Monthly income of R58 000 or more, or an investment of at least R3 million
  • Your South African ID (or passport if not a South African citizen)
  • Proof of income
  • Proof of residence not older than 3 months

How to apply:

  • Complete our Call Me Back form and a private banker will be in touch
  • What you get
  • Card features
  • What it costs
  • How to get it
  • Anytime access to your Private Banking team on the phone
  • Bespoke portfolio management on request by Melville Douglas
  • Ask our specialists for diverse short- and long-term savings and investment options
  • Speak to our financial advisers about trusts, estate planning or insurance
  • Discounted rates through our Online Share Trading platform
  • Access to 2 exclusive Standard Bank lounges at OR Tambo International Airport's domestic terminal when using your cheque or credit card
  • 12 Complimentary visits a year to Bidvest airport lounges on your credit card
  • Up to 35% off on Emirates flights* when you book through Leisure Desk
  • Up to 10% off Hertz car rentals when you book using your credit card
  • 1GB per month AlwaysOn Wi-Fi for 12 months (R19 once-off) available via your credit card
  • Monthly statements via e-mail and notifications on transactions via MyUpdates
  • Access to free offshore bank account*
  • Get your monthly account fees back in Standard Bank Mobile airtime*

*T&Cs apply.

Personal transaction accounts terms and conditions
General terms and conditions
Standard Bank Mobile terms and conditions
Emirates flights discount terms and conditions

  • Secure chip- and PIN-enabled card
  • Global Mastercard or Visa acceptance and ATM network
  • Access to Mastercard or Visa offers, insurance and 24/7 emergency services contact centres*
  • Link your card to the SnapScan or Masterpass apps to pay by phone
  • Automatic lost card protection
  • Activate or disable till-point, ATM and online card functionality using our Banking App 
  • Safely shop online with 3D secure verification

*T&Cs apply.

  • R369 monthly fee
  • Discounted monthly fee on a secondary account for your partner
  • Pay as you transact only after using your bundled services for the month
  • Annual Diners Club Platinum and Platinum Credit Card fees included

See 2021 pricing guide

What you’ll need

  • Monthly income of R58 000 or more, or an investment of at least R3 million
  • Your South African ID (or passport if not a South African citizen)
  • Proof of income
  • Proof of residence not older than 3 months

How to apply:

  • Complete our Call Me Back form and a private banker will be in touch
Tips and guidance
Getting started
Getting started
Using your card
Using your card
Keeping your card safe
Keeping your card safe

Using your card is one of the safest ways to pay, but you should always take precautions.

Ways to pay by card
Ways to pay by card

Using a credit, cheque or debit card gives you various payment options.

Registering for chat services
Registering for chat services

Speak to your banker anytime through social media.

Getting started
Using your card
Keeping your card safe

Using your card is one of the safest ways to pay, but you should always take precautions.

Ways to pay by card

Using a credit, cheque or debit card gives you various payment options.

Registering for chat services

Speak to your banker anytime through social media.

Register now to benefit from paying with your Credit, Cheque or Debit card.

1

Using any qualifying Standard Bank personal Credit, Cheque or Debit card.

2

Rewards Points on all your qualifying purchases.

3

Rewards Points in four easy ways. Improve your Tier Level and earn even more Rewards Points.

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