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BANKS IN SOUTH AFRICA

All  of these Banks in South Africa are located and operated in different provinces, in Gauteng, Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Kwazulu – Natal, Free State, North West. All these Banks also have few ATM (Auto Teller Machines) located in different towns, Malls, Shopping complex and selected shops all around South Africa.

BANKSA

Most of people, whether local individuals or tourists, they want to invest and save their money with a good reputable banksa (Bank South Africa). We have listed a few of those South African banks that may be a good help to everyone who wish to invest or save their money in the short or long run.

All of these Banks that we will be discussing have been operating for more than 15 years within the borders of South Africa and they hold a very ethical profile from both neighbouring and international clients.

All these Banksa are the South African registered financial institutions that currently specialize in local branches, online or internet banking, telephone and cell phone banking, Auto teller machines and others.

LIST OF BANK SERVICES

Each of these Banks provides one or more of these listed services below:

  • Online Forex
  • Personal Banking
  • Business Banking
  • Credit and Borrowings
  • Savings
  • Wealth management
  • Other Applications

LIST OF BANKS IN SOUTH AFRICA

We have provided a list of Banks that are available in South Africa. 

ABSA

ABSA is an abbreviation for Amalgamated Banks of South Africa which was formed early in 1991. During this year from 1991 to 1997, this company was operated by few financial institutions being United Bank, Trust Bank , Sen Bank and Bankfin  and others , all this financial institution operated independently until they merged in 1998 and became Absa which drew much attention to the Barclays of United kingdom who later in 2004 – 2005 purchased the majority stake.

ABSA CONTACTS

Website: www.absa.co.za

General Queries: 0860 008 600

FNB

FNB is an abbreviation of First National Bank; this is one of the oldest banks in South Africa as compared to other local banks and is another division of the First Rand Limited, one might ask who First Rand Limited is? , these are two financial services, the Anglo American and the Rand Merchant Bank Holdings who amalgamated early in 1998 to form the First Rand limited, FNB is followed by the group of clients around South Africa and other neighbouring countries.

FNB CONTACTS

Website: www.fnb.co.za

General Queries: 087 575 0000