Open an FNB account with a selfie

The bank introduces new digital innovation solutions, including an option to switch or open an account by taking a selfie through its app.

Capitec, FNB at loggerheads over biometrics claim

First National Bank claims to have this week launched the first ATMs that use biometric identification in SA; a claim Capitec strongly disputes.

FNB unveils eWallet eXtra

Apr 18, 2018

The financial institution introduces a mobile bank account aimed at bringing banking services to the unbanked.

Innovative banking models grow Africa's banking sector

Mar 5, 2018

Africa's overall banking market shows the second-fastest growth globally, pushed by a digital first approach and simpler, leaner banking models.

FNB stops fee to cancel unauthorised debit orders

Feb 27, 2018

First National Bank has waived the R5 fee charged to clients for stopping unauthorised debit orders through its app, Web site and USSD code.

Michael Jordaan in new banking venture

Jan 16, 2018

The tech entrepreneur will launch Bank Zero, an app-driven bank, later this year.

New online banking scam this festive season

Dec 13, 2017

The scam tricks customers to install "protective" software on their PC as the modus operandi to access the online banking profile.

FNB awards R10.5m to innovative employees

Nov 28, 2017

The employees were awarded for "radically disrupting and introducing game-changing innovations within the financial industry".

Alkema urges business execs to help fix SA education

Oct 27, 2017

Peter Alkema, CIO of business banking at FNB, says we need the next generation of thinking inside our borders.

85% of FNB customer interactions are digital

Oct 25, 2017

The majority of the bank's customer interactions are via digital platforms, with only 1.2% still happening face-to-face in branches.

FNB online, app keep growing

Sep 22, 2017

The bank's digital business is booming, with customers on its banking app growing 29% over the past year, says FNB CEO Jacques Celliers.

FNB Connect plans to be users' primary SIM

Sep 14, 2017

The bank has 520?000 active mobile subscribers using its mobile virtual network operator, but wants more customers to use it for their primary number.