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AllAfrica.com
Committee Appointed to Address Taxi IssuesNandi Mayathula-Khoza. Premier David Makhura announced this during the Provinc
Committee Appointed to Address Taxi Issues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Nandi Mayathula-Khoza. Premier David Makhura announced this during the Provincial Taxi Indaba-Ntirhisano at the Standard Bank Arena in Johannesburg on Thursday. The aim of the indaba was to resolve issues currently plaguing the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Can Build a Sustainable, Renewable Energy MatrixSpeaking about energy matrix in Africa, last week, Head of Power at Standard Ba
Africa Can Build a Sustainable, Renewable Energy Matrix
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Speaking about energy matrix in Africa, last week, Head of Power at Standard Bank, Rentia van Tonder said "Africa is uniquely placed to build a sustainable, renewable energy matrix with immense potential." "However, how quickly, efficiently and at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rehoboth Shack Dwellers Start Buildingfollowing a brick-making process which continued over several weekends. These h
Rehoboth Shack Dwellers Start Building
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
following a brick-making process which continued over several weekends. These houses are built with funds collected by Standard Bank as part of its Buy-A-Brick project which brought in more than N$1.3 million. Vetumbuavi Mungunda, Chief... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standard Bank's Prepaid Online AccountEarlier this year Standard Bank launched a new innovative product called BlueWa
Standard Bank's Prepaid Online Account
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Earlier this year Standard Bank launched a new innovative product called BlueWallet, which has a feature called, BlueVoucher, which allows one to withdraw money without a card at any Standard Bank ATM. Bradwyn Beukes, Head Digital Channels at... Read more
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Eye Witness News
11 days of ‘amazing’ ahead as National Arts Festival officially opens936 380 to the Eastern Cape economy and the impact on the Grahamstown economy w
11 days of ‘amazing’ ahead as National Arts Festival officially opens
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
936 380 to the Eastern Cape economy and the impact on the Grahamstown economy was last measured at R90 690 259 in 2013. Standard Bank is one of the key sponsors of the popular festival. Standard Bank Head of Group Sponsorship Hazel Chimhandamba... Read more
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Newsmax
Gold Bulls Buoyed by Prospect of Brexit Swaying Fedrates reacting to dovish Fed policy is largely what has driven the gold price t
Gold Bulls Buoyed by Prospect of Brexit Swaying Fed
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
rates reacting to dovish Fed policy is largely what has driven the gold price to where it is now from below $1,200," ICBC Standard Bank analyst Tom Kendall said. "Can we say now that everything is priced in as far as the Fed is concerned? No, I... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Get your groove on in holiday funtomorrow between 1-2pm upstairs in the main gallery of Ann Bryant. All welcome,
Get your groove on in holiday fun
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
tomorrow between 1-2pm upstairs in the main gallery of Ann Bryant. All welcome, entrance is free. 2015 winner of The Standard Bank Young Artists Awards Nduduzo Makhathini will be in action at the EL Arts Festival at Guild Theatre Poetry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
White Economic Supremacy Presided Over By White Males Is Justified By Priestsregardless of your qualifications. Chris Hart dropped out of Wits University tw
White Economic Supremacy Presided Over By White Males Is Justified By Priests
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
regardless of your qualifications. Chris Hart dropped out of Wits University twice and still became chief economist of Standard Bank, presiding over interns with M Coms but no "experience" and Minister Des Van Rooyen, despite holding an MSc in... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Standard Bank's Import Venture Defaults on $37M BondsRoust Trading Ltd., an import venture associated with the Russian Standard Bank
Russian Standard Bank's Import Venture Defaults on $37M Bonds
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
Roust Trading Ltd., an import venture associated with the Russian Standard Bank and alcohol company, defaulted on its $37 million bonds, the RBC news website reported Wednesday. The default on the company’s three-year bonds raises questions about... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand dips 1% against the dollarleast 14.65. Above 14.88/90 and we could see a profit-taking rally to at least
Rand dips 1% against the dollar
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
least 14.65. Above 14.88/90 and we could see a profit-taking rally to at least 15.00 if not 15.15 depending on liquidity,” Standard Bank chief trader Warrick Butler said. Government bonds also backtracked in early trade, with the yield on the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Engen’s ad doesn’t sit well with Advertising Standards Authorityagainst a television commercial depicting an SA Roadlink bus straddling lanes”‚
Engen’s ad doesn’t sit well with Advertising Standards Authority
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
against a television commercial depicting an SA Roadlink bus straddling lanes”‚ which was upheld; and another about a Standard Bank “commercial featuring a scene with a passenger on a motorcycle without a helmet” when making its decision. The... Read more
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Daily Herald
First Midwest Bancorp acquires Standard BancsharesScudder during an interview with the Daily Herald. On Tuesday, First Midwest a
First Midwest Bancorp acquires Standard Bancshares
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Scudder during an interview with the Daily Herald. On Tuesday, First Midwest announced that it would acquire the parent of Standard Bank and Trust, which has total assets of about $2.5 billion. With those Standard assets, First Midwest will have... Read more
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Newsmax
Treasuries' Biggest Rally Since 2011 Has Analysts Seeing LossesEuropean Union, driving a rush for the safest assets. JPMorgan Chase & Co., St
Treasuries' Biggest Rally Since 2011 Has Analysts Seeing Losses
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
European Union, driving a rush for the safest assets. JPMorgan Chase & Co., Standard Chartered Plc, TD Securities Ltd. and Standard Bank Group Ltd., the four firms that have updated their Treasury forecasts since the U.K. referendum, all see... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
First Midwest Bank to acquire Standard Bank and Trust for $365 millionwill expand its position in the southwest suburbs and boost its efforts in nort
First Midwest Bank to acquire Standard Bank and Trust for $365 million
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
will expand its position in the southwest suburbs and boost its efforts in northwest Indiana by acquiring the 35-branch Standard Bank and Trust Co. for $365 million. A definitive merger agreement between the two parent companies, First Midwest... Read more
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iol.co.za
Standard Bank fined in Angola“Standard Bank is of the view that it has not transgressed or misinterpreted th
Standard Bank fined in Angola
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
“Standard Bank is of the view that it has not transgressed or misinterpreted the framework for implementation of foreign exchange resources and will defend its position,” the bank said in an emailed response to questions by Reuters. Angola's Banco... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liquid Telecom Acquires Neotelto approval by South African regulatory authorities and is expected to be compl
Liquid Telecom Acquires Neotel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to approval by South African regulatory authorities and is expected to be completed later this year. Liquid Telecom was advised by The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited (lead advisor, mandated lead arranger and global coordinator... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How Brexit Will Impact Global Tourismterms of sterling to dollar, we’ve seen half the decline we’re likely to see th
How Brexit Will Impact Global Tourism
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
terms of sterling to dollar, we’ve seen half the decline we’re likely to see this year," Steven Barrow, G-10 strategist at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London, said on Sunday. Before the vote on June 23, Britain’s biggest bank, HSBC, predicted it... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
CIBC to acquire Chicago's PrivateBank parent PrivateBancorpbanks to beef up. First Midwest yesterday announced the $365 million acquisiti
CIBC to acquire Chicago's PrivateBank parent PrivateBancorp
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
banks to beef up. First Midwest yesterday announced the $365 million acquisition of the parent of $2.4 billion-asset Standard Bank & Trust, based in Hickory Hills. That will vault First Midwest to about $13 billion in assets. A sleepy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela Concludes Hearings On Illegal Conversion of Toyota Panel VansTaxi Alliance, the South African National Taxi Council and the four major banks
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela Concludes Hearings On Illegal Conversion of Toyota Panel Vans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Taxi Alliance, the South African National Taxi Council and the four major banks in the country, namely Wesbank, Nedbank, Standard Bank and ABSA. The investigation followed a complaint that the vehicles in question were modified, allegedly, by... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA yet to move on gas-to-power projectof the gas industry would be anchored on the mooted gas-to-power programme. Kh
SA yet to move on gas-to-power project
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
of the gas industry would be anchored on the mooted gas-to-power programme. Khwezi Tiya, an oil and gas executive at Standard Bank, said financing gas projects – once the gas was in South Africa – would depend on the nature of the gas... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
South Africa: A financially and emotionally ravaged countrymuch larger, as unemployment is furthermore usually linked to the incidence of
South Africa: A financially and emotionally ravaged country
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
much larger, as unemployment is furthermore usually linked to the incidence of various socioeconomic problems. Research by Standard Bank indicates that more than 95% of local households spend more than they earn, financing the over-expenditure by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shaningwa Hands Over Three Houses At Rehobothvisit. Geingos officiated at a Shack Dwellers' Federation of Namibia ground-br
Shaningwa Hands Over Three Houses At Rehoboth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
visit. Geingos officiated at a Shack Dwellers' Federation of Namibia ground-breaking ceremony, a joint initiative with Standard Bank Namibia, where /Uirab was the master of ceremonies. Geingos called for the depoliticisation of poverty, and... Read more
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iol.co.za
#NAF16: Women to take centre stageblack female choreographers. Is this because words have very little meaning and
#NAF16: Women to take centre stage
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
black female choreographers. Is this because words have very little meaning and the physical speaks sense?” The 2016 Standard Bank Young Artist for Theatre, Jade Bowers, argued the gap between women and men was just one of many problems faced... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Calls for Joint Effort to Fight Unnecessary Maternal and Infant Mortalityin assisting our mothers and children," said Dr Mhango. Some organizations tha
Mutharika Calls for Joint Effort to Fight Unnecessary Maternal and Infant Mortality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in assisting our mothers and children," said Dr Mhango. Some organizations that came to assist in the fundraising include Standard Bank, NBS Bank, Sunbird, Old Mutual, Escom Tnm, Illovo, National Bank and the media among others. Other activities... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand recovers after two days of volatilitymorning after two volatile trading sessions. The rand, alongside other emerging
Rand recovers after two days of volatility
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
morning after two volatile trading sessions. The rand, alongside other emerging market currencies, is somewhat stronger,” Standard Bank said in a note. Government bonds were also firmer in early trade, with the yield for debt due in 2026 falling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDH Bank Hires Ivory Coast's Ouattara As MDBanl. He served in top positions as head of corporate banking at Ecobank (form
FDH Bank Hires Ivory Coast's Ouattara As MD
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Banl. He served in top positions as head of corporate banking at Ecobank (formerly Loita Investment Bank) between 2002 and 2005 before joining Standard Bank Malawi Limited as director of corporate and investment banking and later joined FD... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Talking art: Newcomer with a sense of historyHe won the Standard Bank Young Artist Award for visual art in 2015 and was name
Talking art: Newcomer with a sense of history
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
He won the Standard Bank Young Artist Award for visual art in 2015 and was named the 2017 Deutsche Bank Artist of the Year, with a solo exhibition opening at the Deutsche Bank KunstHalle, Berlin, in March. In a new exhibition, on at the Stevenson... Read more
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iol.co.za
PPC obtains guarantees for rights offerempowerment (BEE) debt that matures in December. PPC said yesterday that it ha
PPC obtains guarantees for rights offer
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
empowerment (BEE) debt that matures in December. PPC said yesterday that it had mandated a syndicate of banks comprising Standard Bank, Nedbank, Absa and FirstRand division Rand Merchant Bank to lead its proposed rights offer process as joint... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Global sharemarkets continue to tumblefuture -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Stev
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. "So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we've seen half the decline we're likely to see... Read more
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WA Today
Global sharemarkets continue to tumblefuture -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Stev
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. "So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we've seen half the decline we're likely to see... Read more
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The Age
Global sharemarkets continue to tumblefuture -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Stev
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. "So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we've seen half the decline we're likely to see... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Global sharemarkets continue to tumblefuture -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Stev
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. "So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we've seen half the decline we're likely to see... Read more
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Canberra Times
Global sharemarkets continue to tumblefuture -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Stev
Global sharemarkets continue to tumble
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. "So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we've seen half the decline we're likely to see... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so farsay the sell-off is likely continue. "We don't know yet what the magnitude of
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so far
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
say the sell-off is likely continue. "We don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," Steven Barrow of Standard Bank Group in London told Bloomberg. "So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we've seen half the decline we're likely... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so farAnalysts say the sell-off is likely continue."We don't know yet what the magnit
The pound's dramatic decline is the biggest impact of Brexit so far
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Analysts say the sell-off is likely continue."We don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," Steven Barrow of Standard Bank Group in London told Bloomberg. "So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we've seen half the decline we're likely... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
U.S. stocks, global shares fall on Brexit; gold gainsfuture -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Stev
U.S. stocks, global shares fall on Brexit; gold gains
Financial Planning.com / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group. BANK STOCKS BATTEREDThe S&P 500 fell 1.7% to 1,999.94 at 10:36 a.m. in New York, sliding below its... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gordhan ‘ambushed’ by Gupta company bosses on talk showask: "What is the Treasury doing to solve the banking blacklisting crisis at Oa
Gordhan ‘ambushed’ by Gupta company bosses on talk show
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
ask: "What is the Treasury doing to solve the banking blacklisting crisis at Oakbay?" Leading banks Absa‚ FNB‚ Nedbank and Standard Bank withdrew their services from the family‚ as did their auditors‚ KPMG‚ and JSE sponsor Sasfin. While the banks... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Lady Calls for Joint Efforts to Fight Unnecessary Maternal and Infant Mortalityin assisting our mothers and children," said Dr Mhango. Some organizations tha
First Lady Calls for Joint Efforts to Fight Unnecessary Maternal and Infant Mortality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in assisting our mothers and children," said Dr Mhango. Some organizations that came to assist in the fundraising include Standard Bank, NBS Bank, Sunbird, Old Mutual, Escom Tnm, Illovo, National Bank and the media among others. Other activities... Read more
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iol.co.za
UK chaos infects marketsfuture - we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” said Steve
UK chaos infects markets
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
future - we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group in London. “So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we’ve seen half the decline we’re likely to see this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Airtel Money Ropes in Malawi Union of Savings and Credit Cooperativespassword," he highlighted. Airtel Money has maximised it's leverage in strikin
Airtel Money Ropes in Malawi Union of Savings and Credit Cooperatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
password," he highlighted. Airtel Money has maximised it's leverage in striking partnerships with a great deal of institutions like Standard Bank, FDH Bank, NBS Bank, Chipiku, Go TV, Zuku TV, MASM, Malawi Airlines and Water Boards across the count... Read more
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Zero Hedge
European Stocks, US Futures Extend Slide On UK Chaos, Pound Carnagefuture -- we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” said Stev
European Stocks, US Futures Extend Slide On UK Chaos, Pound Carnage
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. “So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we’ve seen half the decline we’re likely to see... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Pound Plummets To New Lows; 10Y Gilts Slide Under 1%; British Banks Halted After Crashingfuture -- we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” said Stev
Pound Plummets To New Lows; 10Y Gilts Slide Under 1%; British Banks Halted After Crashing
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
future -- we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” said Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. “So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we’ve seen half the decline we’re likely to see... Read more
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iol.co.za
PPC gets banks to back share saleA group of lenders including Standard Bank Group, Nedbank Group, FirstRand’s Ra
PPC gets banks to back share sale
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
A group of lenders including Standard Bank Group, Nedbank Group, FirstRand’s Rand Merchant Bank and Barclays’ Absa will lead the rights-offer process and provide the standby underwriting commitment, Johannesburg-based PPC said in a statement on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Buy-Brick Builds in RehoOver the past three weekends, residents of Rehoboth, assisted by employees of S
First Buy-Brick Builds in Reho
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Over the past three weekends, residents of Rehoboth, assisted by employees of Standard Bank, have been hard at work making enough of their own bricks, to start building houses. This project is the first tangible results of the bank's Buy-A-Brick... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malawi Ruder Cup - Mk 26.7mil Raised for Kamuzu Central Hospital EquipmentHospital (KCH), managed to raise MK26,730,000. Various corporate companies spo
Malawi Ruder Cup - Mk 26.7mil Raised for Kamuzu Central Hospital Equipment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Hospital (KCH), managed to raise MK26,730,000. Various corporate companies sponsored towards the cause and they are Standard Bank, FMB, NBS, FDH, PIL, Metropolitan, Airtel, TNM, Nico Holdings, Toyota Malawi, Ned Bank, National Bank, Old... Read more
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DW
Asian markets open with continued sell-off of British pound |for the future - we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," St
Asian markets open with continued sell-off of British pound |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
for the future - we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group in London, told Bloomberg News. Asian currencies also hit Investors are also shifting out of other... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pound weak on post-Brexit falloutthe future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," Steve
Pound weak on post-Brexit fallout
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
the future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group in London, told Bloomberg News. The euro bought 82.07 pence against 81.31 pence, while the dollar ticked... Read more
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TheBull
Pound tumbles, most markets extend losses on Brexit woethe future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," Steve
Pound tumbles, most markets extend losses on Brexit woe
TheBull / Posted 5 days ago
the future -- we don't know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be," Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group in London, told Bloomberg News. Investors were also shifting out of other higher-yielding, riskier... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pound at 30-year low in post-Brexit falloutfor the future — we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” St
Pound at 30-year low in post-Brexit fallout
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
for the future — we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” Steven Barrow, head of Group-of-10 strategy at Standard Bank Group in London, told Bloomberg News. The euro bought 82.07 pence against 81.31 pence, while the dollar ticked... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Pound’s record loss seen as just the beginning with Britain in turmoilfor the future – we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” sa
Pound’s record loss seen as just the beginning with Britain in turmoil
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
for the future – we don’t know yet what the magnitude of the shock will be,” said Steven Barrow, head of G10 strategy at Standard Bank Group Ltd. in London. “So far, in terms of sterling-dollar, we’ve seen half the decline we’re likely to see... Read more
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