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

Absa Access is our single sign-on platform that gives you real-time access to your business portfolio, enabling you to take charge of your financial world so that you can make informed business decisions to drive your business growth across the continent.

Absa Access removes the need to use separate banking platforms, freeing you up to focus on growing your business.

RISK MANAGEMENT

RISK MANAGEMENT

RISK MANAGEMENT

RISK MANAGEMENT

Risk Management

Africa is facing the triple challenge of inequality, climate change and the post-pandemic economic recovery. How can sustainable finance drive much-needed change?

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Committed to delivering innovative funding for ground-breaking developments

Partnering to Power Africa

We are proud to have helped the Redstone Concentrated Solar Power project power up 200 000 homes and create employment for 2,000 community members with a R11,6 billion renewable energy project.

Funding that makes a shared future possible.

Funding partner to Heirs Holdings and Transcorp, for their USD 1.1 billion acquisition of OML 17. Enabling economic development in Nigeria and strengthening Heirs Holdings and Transcorp’s impact on local communities. That’s Africanacity.

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

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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2021

First place in fixed-Interest Securities

Top three in Research

Top five in the Research

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2021

Best Mergers & Acquisition Bank in Africa

Best Investment Bank in Mauritius

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2020

Best Research House

Best Forex House

Best Bond House

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