No one knows Africa like we do

As a leader in African capital markets with a comprehensive suite of products, we have a unique ability to leverage our local presence and global reach

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150-years of African heritage


Beyond our wealth of experience – our bravery to imagine and our will to get it done makes us the right partner to bring your African vision to life.

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A truly pan-African Bank


With a local presence in 10 countries across the continent, we are ideally positioned to solve regional challenges.

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Extensive reach and expertise


With our extensive branch network, our team of 41 000 and a customer base of nearly 12 million, we are one of Africa’s most respected banks.

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Home to brave ideas

DIGITAL BANKING

Remote working has broken down organisational borders, enabling multinational businesses to manage their FX risk from a single, centralised location.

RISK MANAGEMENT

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Risk Management

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Committed to delivering innovative funding for ground-breaking collaborations

Collaborating in responsible lending to create sustainable economies.

Absa has paved new collaborative pathways in the form of a US$50 million risk-sharing facility with Development Financial Institution and Impact Investor, CDC Group.

Breaking ground to enable regional economic growth

Absa has made another stride in business investment. The team recently financed the Newlyn Group for the development of the iconic Newlyn Park Rail Terminal.

CIB partnership

It takes partners with strong foundations to build a brighter future. We’re proud to have successfully funded the Amdec Group for the construction of Harbour Arch, a mixed-use development comprising six residential towers.

Enabling Africa’s Digital Transformation

Contributing R2.5 billion in capital funding to Teraco's data centre infrastructure development. That's Africanacity.

Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Power plant

Refinancing of R958M

We see potential from every angle

Commercial Property Finance with a positive outlook.

With the right perspective, any vision is possible

Commercial Property Finance with a positive outlook.

Commercial property deal expected to boost local economy by R8 billion

New Absa deal expected to inject R2 billion into South Africa's economy and attract R6 billion worth of new business sales opportunities.

Aircraft finance deal boosts Angola’s national carrier

Absa assists Angola’s national air carrier in acquiring six De Havilland Dash 8-400 aircrafts to the value of US$55 million.

Finance deals expand the portfolio of Africa's largest property investor

Absa successfully concludes first cross-border CPF transaction to the value of US$40 million in Mozambique.

Our team of hand-picked sector experts combine their specialist skills and regional knowledge to help you unlock real value.

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COMMERCIAL PROPERTY

We provide competitive finance solutions and regional advisory services to support your African projects

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CONSUMER GOODS & SERVICES

We provide bespoke solutions and advisory to help you adapt to evolving trends and solve regional challenges

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NATURAL RESOURCES & ENERGY

We provide tailored solutions with a long-term view to meet capital and capacity needs across the continent

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AGRICULTURE

We bring specialist solutions and decades of experience to support the full agriculture value chain

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POWER, UTILITIES & INFRASTRUCTURE

We provide tailored solutions, and advisory to meet growing energy and infrastructure demands

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COVID-19 & BEYOND

Leadership for today and tomorrow

Thoughtful planning, adaptive strategy and decisive action are required to withstand, reshape and progress.

Awards and accolades

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Best Bank For Financing

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2021

Best Investment Bank

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2021

Investment Bank of the Year

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