Standard Bank
7 Sep

Nigeria central bank moves to repatriate MTN funds

The bank debited billions of naira in fines from Standard Chartered and Citigroup for allegedly helping MTN move funds abroad.


Samsung officially launches its payment service in SA

The South Korean electronics manufacturer introduces Samsung Pay in SA, but not all local banks are compatible yet.

Aug 6, 2018

Standard Bank introduces virtual card, Samsung Pay

The bank adds a virtual card and Samsung Pay, which enables tap-to-pay, to its digital payments ecosystem.


How Standard Bank solved the data centre skills problem

At ITWeb's 2018 Data Centre Summit, the bank will share the successes and challenges of its learnership programme.

Apr 23, 2018

MTN picks bankers for Nigeria IPO

Nigerian investment firm, Chapel Hill Denham, will reportedly act as lead manager for MTN Nigeria's initial public offering later this year.

Mar 7, 2018

Mastercard acquires local fintech start-up Oltio

This will enable Mastercard to leverage Oltio's infrastructure to enhance its existing suite of digital solutions.


Standard Bank platform tracks customer behaviour trends

CustomerView gives merchants aggregated data insights to help them understand the demographics and spending patterns of customers.

Feb 28, 2018

Standard Bank experiencing digital system issues

Customers have not been able to access the bank's Internet and mobile banking channels since early morning.

Feb 23, 2018

Geekulcha introduces council of ICT advisors

These will help the youth organisation guide and implement innovation and skills development programmes throughout SA.

Feb 6, 2018

Standard Bank, UnionPay International ink partnership deal

The partnership will provide Africa with cashless access to the Chinese e-commerce market.

Jan 11, 2018

Home affairs looks to advance smart ID rollout

The Department of Home Affairs seeks National Treasury approval to extend its partnership with banks as it works to get its systems fully automated.

Dec 12, 2017

GirlCode to launch Digital Academy, incubator programme

The organisation aims to empower 10 million females across Africa by 2030 through tech training, mentorship and networking initiatives.