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The seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose by 4.1 index points to reach 54.8 in May 2022

The Absa Art Gallery opened its doors on Thursday, 19 May 2022 with the first exhibition titled ‘Voices: Past and Present’.

The seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell sharply to 50.7 index points in April 2022.

Absa, in partnership with the South African National Association for the Visual Arts (SANAVA), officially opened applications for the 2022 Absa L’Atelier.

The Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) increased for a third consecutive month to reach 60.0 in March, up from 58.6 in February 2022.

Absa Group today announced the appointment of Arrie Rautenbach as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately.

Absa Group headline earnings more than doubled to R18.6 billion in 2021, well in excess of 2019 earnings, as pre-provision profit increased.

Absa Group has signed agreements with the MEST in Ghana, the Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative (CiTi) and Grindstone in South Africa.

The Absa PMI recovered from December’s loss of momentum and rose to 57.1 index points in January 2022, following a dip to 54.1 in December 2021.

Proparco is granting Absa Bank Limited a $20 million loan, contributing its support plan for Corporate SMEs amid the continuing Covid-19 crisis.