Standard Bank Group Ltd

Type: Company
Name: Standard Bank Group Ltd (Standard Bank Limited)
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

African Bank Contagion Sweeps From Lenders to Sovereign

South Africa’s sovereign rating isat risk of becoming another casualty of African Bank InvestmentLtd.’s (ABL) failure, which has already resulted in a downgrade forother lenders, investor losses and canceled bond sales.Moody’s Investors Service’s decision ... [Published Bloomberg - 2 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Metals - Regional - Copper outlook positive despite China concerns - Standard Bank

The outlook for copper prices remains positive despite weakness in Chinese construction, Standard Bank said in a note.Award-winning and trusted the world over, Business News Americas is the only English and Spanish business intelligence resource for project ... [Published Business News Americas - 8 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

Why Absa took 0.3% of clients’ money

Absa has faced criticism for sinking 0.3% of its Money Market clients’ investments in the wake of Africa Bank’s crash and bailout.Absa Money Market (AAM) clients were notified as late as Tuesday (19 August) that the fund had removed all African Bank investments ... [Published Businesstech.co.za - 9 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 3 reports

Sub-Sahara middle class smaller than estimated

Africa’s middle class is not as large as had been predicted but is still up more than 10 million from 2000 figure, according to a new report.The report, entitled ‘Understanding Africa’s middle class,’ by Standard Bank, found there are 15 million middle-class ... [Published Business Daily Africa - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 5 reports

Moody’s downgrades 4 South Africa banks

Johannesburg: Moody's Investors Service downgraded the local-currency ratings of South Africa's four biggest lenders and kept them on review for a further cut following the collapse of African Bank Investments.The local-currency deposit ratings of Standard ... [Published Times of Oman - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 11 reports

Abil pulling everyone down

By Ashleigh Brown, journalist, JustmoneyThe aftershock of African Bank Limited’s (Abil) collapse has sent shock waves through the banking sectors, resulting in Moody’s Financial Services downgrading four of South Africa’s big banks.Nedbank, Standard Bank, ... [Published Justmoney.co.za - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 18 reports

Standard Bank Reports Strong Growth in Africa's Middle Class

By Tintswalo BaloyiJohannesburg — AFRICA has recorded a 230 percent growth in its middle class over the past 14 years.This is according to a new report by Standard Bank, which suggested there are 15 million middle-class households in 11 of sub-Saharan ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Standard Bank report confirms strong growth in Africas rising middle class - and even faster future growth

Standard Bank report confirms strong growth in Africas rising middle class - and even faster future growth ... [Published MENAFN - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 5 reports

Moody's cuts ratings of four more banks

Johannesburg - Moody's on Tuesday downgraded the credit rating of four top South African banks, after the government was forced to bailout troubled lender African Bank Limited [JSE:ABL] (African Bank).In a statement, the ratings agency said it had downgraded ... [Published News24 - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 3 reports

Minister Michael Masutha: 2014 Standard Bank Top Women awards

Speech by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv. Michael Masutha, MP 2014 Standard Bank Top Women Awards, Emperors Palace, Johannesburg14 Aug 2014Program Director: Ms. Leanne ManasRepresentatives from Standard BankTopco Media Director: ... [Published South African Government - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Standard Bank honoured for service to SMEs

Johannesburg - Standard Bank has won the 2014 South Africa Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership.The award is based on the global growth consulting firm's recent analysis of the market for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) support financial ... [Published Finance 24 - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

STANDARD BANK : Calls Off Super Cup

Standard Bank Namibia on Monday cancelled the inaugural season-opening Super Cup indefinitely.The Cup contest, featuring the Namibia Premier League champions versus the Bidvest Namibia Cup winners, was scheduled for the end of this month.In a one-sentence ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 19 2014]

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"If you have been long on the US dollar, the smart play would be to take some off it should we get an early morning panic-spike into the high 10.70s."
...bit of profit-taking today after the recent run," Hertta Alava, head of emerging markets at FIM Asset Management in Helsinki, said by e-mail. "We need some positive macro data, company results, or peace in Ukraine before going higher."
FirstRand confirmed "that the ratings actions announced [were] linked to Moody s assessment of the South AfricanAfrican bankingbanking industry as a whole and is not a reflection of any fundamental changes in FirstRand’s financial strength, earnings resilience or credit quality"
...As former British prime minister James Callaghan is alleged to have said, "the sky is turning black with the flapping wings of chickens coming home to roost"

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Frost & Sullivan Applauds Standard Bank for Del... [Published Zunia.org RSS - 15 hours ago]
Based on its recent analysis of the market for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) support financial services, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Standard Bank with the 2014 South Africa Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership. Acknowledging SME ...
Moody’s Downgrades South African Banks [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 18 hours ago]
Shares in South Africa’s largest banks fell on Wednesday, following downgrades from the ratings agency Moody’s. Standard Bank, FNB, Nedbank and ABSA, which is owned by Barclays, were all downgraded on Tuesday and Moody’s warned of more possible ratings ...
Standard Bank report confirms strong growth in ... [Published SocioLingo Africa - Aug 19 2014]
JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, August 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Africa has experienced substantial growth in its middle class over the past 14 years, according to a study by...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full ...
Frost & Sullivan Applauds Standard Bank for Del... [Published PR Newswire: Financial Services - Aug 19 2014]
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the market for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) support financial services, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Standard Bank with the 2014 South Africa Frost & Sullivan ...
Kenya's CFC Stanbic reports a 52.4% jump in pos... [Published ABN Digital - YouTube - Aug 18 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1_0DnI5QBT0&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Kenya's CFC Stanbic reports a 52.4% jump in post-tax profits Kenya's CFC Stanbic Holdings, a subsidiary ...
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Abil? No contagion expected – Standard Bank co-CEO [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 14 2014]
Abil? No contagion expected – Standard Bank co-CEO [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 14 2014]
Sub-Sahara sings for Standard Bank - co-CEO [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 06 2014]
Sub-Sahara sings for Standard Bank - co-CEO [Published Reuters Video: Business - Mar 06 2014]
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Standard Financial Corp. Announces Quarterly Di... [Published Financial Services - Jul 24 2014]
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Torino Capital Expands its Fixed Income Team [Published PR Newswire - Jan 21 2014]
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