Standard Bank

Standard Bank

3 Simmonds Street
South Africa

Adam Bateman



Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, Standard Bank has a 153-year history in South Africa and started building a franchise outside Southern Africa in the early 1990's.

Our strategic position enables us to connect Africa to other select emerging markets as well as pools of capital in developed markets. Standard Bank's Transactional Products and Services division offers its client's investor services, trade and cash management.

Standard Bank's Investor Services team is the leading investor services provider for global and African institutional investors in sub-Saharan Africa. For further information go to

Our strong expertise, market leadership and excellent client services have been accorded worthy recognition in the following awards:
- Global Finance; Best Sub-Custodian Bank in Africa 2014
- Global Finance; Best Sub-Custodian Bank in Africa 2015
- Global Finance; Best Sub-Custodian Bank in Africa 2016
- Global Finance; Best Securities Lender in Africa 2016
Standard Bank News archive
Asset Servicing Times
Russian and South African banks join EBS Direct
09 July 2015 | London | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
EBS Direct has added Metallinvest and Standard Bank as liquidity providers for EBS BrokerTec, ICAP’s electronic foreign exchange and fixed-income business...
GEPF chooses Standard Bank
16 February 2015 | Pretoria | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
The South African Government Employees Pension Fund has chosen Standard Bank to provide custody and recordkeeping services for its 1.5 trillion rand of assets under management...
Standard Bank appoints Ian Colquhoun
26 January 2015 | Johannesburg | Reporter: Becky Butcher
Standard Bank has appointed Ian Colquhoun as global head of repo marketing...
Eagle solution for Standard Bank
09 October 2014 | Boston | Reporter: Catherine Van de Stouwe
Standard Bank South Africa is implementing Eagle Investment Systems’ accounting and enterprise data management solutions for its private clients business...
Standard Bank opts for Fundtech’s solution
01 October 2014 | New York | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Standard Bank has selected Fundtech’s cash management solution, Global CASHplus, to provide real-time liquidity management, cash flow forecasting and balance reporting services to its corporate customers...
Stanbic IBTC selected as custodian for BNP Paribas
09 October 2013 | Nigeria | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
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Stanbic IBTC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has been selected as the custodian for BNP Paribas Securities Services in Nigeria...
BNY Mellon appointed as depositary by Standard Bank
01 October 2012 | New York | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
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BNY Mellon has been appointed by Standard Bank as depositary for its sponsored American Depositary Receipt (ADR) programme. Previously, the South African bank...
J.P. Morgan to service new Africa fund
03 February 2011 | London | Reporter: Ben Wilkie
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J.P. Morgan will provide fund administration and custody services to a new closed-ended fund launched by the Duet Group and Standard Bank...