FNB puts data control back into customers’ hands

First National Bank rolls out MyProfile and Business Profile, to make it easier for individual and business customers to update their personal information with the bank.


AYO seeks interdict to stop FNB from closing bank accounts

The company says without banking services, it will not be able to pay 1 200 employees, or procure critical risk management services for the business.


FNB takes 100% stake in fintech firm Selpal

The big-four bank acquires local fintech company Selpal, as it looks to accelerate financial inclusion in SA.

Mar 11, 2021

PayPal witnesses brisk business in SA amid COVID-19

The payments company says its partnership with FNB enables thousands of businesses and individual customers to transact when buying internationally.

Mar 5, 2021

FNB CEO hints at reconsidering crypto-currencies

One year after closing down crypto-currency-backed accounts, FNB CEO Jacques Celliers says the bank is open to embracing crypto assets like Bitcoin.

Mar 4, 2021

FNB snaps up record 6m digitally-active users

The bank’s customers have on average logged-in 29 times per month on the FNB app, increasing total average monthly logins by 41%.

Feb 25, 2021

Discovery Bank clocks over 540K accounts

The digital bank says it is managing the growing customer and transactional volumes well and proved stable over the 2020 year-end period.

Nov 25, 2020

Digitisation, COVID-19 prompt reduced headcount at Absa

The bank reduces its total number of employees by 1 200 and institutes a hiring freeze, citing COVID-19 ramifications, combined with its digital strategy implementation.

Nov 24, 2020

Standard Bank Instant Money can now be collected in spaza shops

The bank expands its retail partner footprint for its Instant Money offering, so that it can bring this service to more South Africans, safely and securely.


FNB ups security for digital transactions

The bank rolls out online secure authentication for merchants and customers ahead of busy shopping periods Black Friday and Cyber Monday.


FNB adds more functionality to nav» platform

First National Bank’s nav» platform now offers budgeting, home services and wellness solutions within the main banking app.

Oct 19, 2020

Capitec clients can buy SA, US stocks from banking app

The EasyEquities feature allows rands to be converted to dollars within the platform and then used for the purchase of US shares.

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