Corporate and Investment Banks are uniquely positioned to support development by the very nature of the work they do in developing market economies.

The seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose to 49.9 index points in January. This is the best reading since May 2017.

Absa opens first new-look branches in South Africa as major brand refresh gets underway

Absa Group Limited reported an increase in earnings, revenue and dividend for the first half of 2018 today.

We partnered with Intel® to host a live drone show which embodies our new purpose of “bringing your possibility to life”.

On 11 July 2018 our Group name changed from Barclays Africa Group Limited to Absa Group Limited. We also launched our refreshed brand as an expression of our new identity

The Group reported a 4% increase in headline earnings in 2017 as impairments declined substantially from a high base in 2016.

This year we announced that we will award over 3000 scholarships across 12 countries as part of our continued commitment to education.

The Court found that the remedial actions of the Public Protector “were a product of a procedurally unfair process and are unlawful” and “the process was not impartial”.

Barclays Africa Group Ltd shareholders today approved that the group changes its name to Absa Group Limited in July.