We launched a #BeatPlasticPollution campaign as a commitment to reducing our environmental footprint. The group has replaced a range of single-use plastic items used by about 22 000 staff members daily at restaurants and coffee bars at nine of its sites in South Africa.

The seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose by 2.2 points to reach 47.2 index points in April. This was the first increase after three months of declines in the headline PMI. However, the PMI remains below the neutral 50-point mark and is more or less in line with the average recorded in the first quarter of 2019. This means that factory conditions stabilised at a fairly depressed level at the start of the second quarter.

The seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell to 45.0 points in March from 46.2 in February. This was the third consecutive month of decline.

After six months of financial boot camp, 27-year old Samkelisiwe Ngubane successfully overhauled her life and was named the overall winner of the Absa/City Press Money Makeover Challenge.

After six months of financial boot camp, 27-year old Samkelisiwe Ngubane successfully overhauled her life and was named the overall winner of the Absa/City Press Money Makeover Challenge.

Absa Group Reports Increase in 2018 Earnings; Resets for Delivery Against Strategy

Absa Corporate and Investment Bank (CIB) has launched South Africa’s first range of volatility managed Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) via its NewFunds ETF platform

We have stepped up efforts to combat a recent spike in illicit debit orders and will file criminal charges against those suspected of being responsible.

2019

22 February 2019

Budget speech

We have summarised Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s one-hour maiden Budget speech, in which he had to juggle a lack of revenue, a need to cut costs, and urgent spending requirements, to bring you what you need to know.

Absa Wealth Management has won several first places in the prestigious Euromoney Private Banking and Wealth Management Survey 2019, testimony to the bank’s excellent Wealth offering