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150 years of African heritage

Beyond our company ethos and 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.

With over one and a half centuries of experience – and a significant footprint across the continent – we are a proudly pan-African institution that believes in building courageous partnerships that work.

In doing so, we go to extraordinary lengths to exceed expectations. We challenge limits and close distances, connecting people to opportunities across borders, languages and cultures.

Because African ingenuity knows no boundaries, neither do we.

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A truly pan-African bank

We’re a forward-thinking African business with a local presence in 10 countries across the continent, making us ideally positioned to solve regional challenges. 

Absa Group Limited is a listed, diversified financial services provider headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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

Our presence on the continent includes regionally-coordinated coverage in 12 markets with on-the-ground banking capabilities in Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia – and representative offices in Namibia and Nigeria.

We provide global reach through our international offices situated in London and New York.

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Driving business in Africa with international expertise and local knowledge

Our recent Memorandum of understanding and detailed cooperation agreement with Societe Generale (SocGen)leverages global expertise that enables us to drive connectivity across key client corridors of UK/Europe, US & China, into and within Africa.

With shared ambitions on the continent, our aligned innovative approach enables us to better serve clients, both local and international, in their banking needs across the continent.

We're taking business to more of Africa than ever before.

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Our capabilities and expertise

Our Corporate and Investment Banking business is a leader in African capital markets and offers a comprehensive suite of products, with the ability to leverage a unique combination of local presence and global reach.

Turning an investment opportunity in Africa into something exceptional requires a financial services partner on your doorstep who can offer universal solutions to meet your business needs.

Our industry leaders work in Africa’s key sectors to bring possibilities to life across a comprehensive suite of corporate and investment banking services.

As one of Africa's largest listed banking groups, we harness our deep understanding of investment flows, market participants, sector trends and regulations to unlock value for our clients across the continent.

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Bringing our African ingenuity to key global corridors

Transforming an investment opportunity in Africa into something exceptional requires a financial services partner on your doorstep who can offer universal solutions to meet your business needs.

Our International offices, located in London and New York, deliver the continent of Africa to you.

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Deals

Building a better Africa with innovative financing solutions

Absa CPF offers a wide range of commercial property finance solutions to help facilitate the development or acquisition of commercial properties, and help businesses grow Africa.
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Redefining the future through green energy finance

Green, clean, energy is the way to go. Our R5,2bn deal with Globeleq demonstrates our commitment to the financing of clean energy and the acceleration of investments that make a sustainable impact on the communities we serve.
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Collaborating in responsible lending to create sustainable economies.

Collaborating in responsible lending to create sustainable economies A US$50 million risk-sharing facility. Corporate and Investment Banking
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The R2.4bn finance deal with the Newlyn Group

The R2.4bn finance deal with the Newlyn Group is one aimed at growing the Durban harbour as well as businesses that function within the precinct.
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Africa Deal of the Year

Winners of Airfinance Journal Awards 2020, Africa Deal of the Year. 

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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.

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Committed to delivering innovative funding for ground-breaking developments

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.

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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.

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Enabling Africa’s Digital Transformation

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

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Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Power plant

Refinancing of R958M
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Strategic moves made possible.

When Barloworld needed a winning move, we made it possible. A R5.347bn  M&A acquisition successfully advised and funded by Absa.

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With the right perspective, any vision is possible

Commercial Property Finance with a positive outlook.

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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.

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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.

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Think Business

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Barclays Bank of Kenya – Best Bank in Corporate Banking 2016

THINK BUSINESS 2016

The New Generation Social & Media

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Most Innovative Application for ChatBanking

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Best Revenue Generating Marketing Campaign/Event for ChatBanking

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Best Corporate Website for absa.co.za

FINANCIAL MAIL ANALYST RANKINGS 2016

The Banker Transaction Banking Awards

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Best Investment Bank in Tanzania

The Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2018

The Banker

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Loans: Naspers $2.5bn multi-currency revolving credit facility

THE BANKER 2016

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Bonds: Corporates: Petra Diamonds $300m bond issue

THE BANKER 2016

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Acquisition of Aquarius Platinum by Sibanye Gold

THE BANKER 2017

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Liquid Telecom’s acquisition of Neotel

THE BANKER 2017

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Republic of South Africa’s bond and switch offer

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MTN’s dual-tranche Eurobond

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Best Foreign Investment Bank Africa

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Best Investment Bank, East Africa

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Best Investment Bank South Africa

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Best Syndicate Loan

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The Asian Banker Awards

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Best Transaction Bank in Mauritius

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Best Cash Management Bank in Mauritius

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Best Trade Finance Bank in South Africa

The Asian Banker Awards 2018

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Best equity house – South Africa

The Asian Banker Awards 2020

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Best Cash Management and Transaction Bank in Kenya

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Best Cash Management Bank in Mauritius

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Best Trade Finance Bank in Africa

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Best loan house – South Africa

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Best local investment bank – South Africa

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Best investment bank – Mozambique

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SRP

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Markets Awards – Personality of the year; Ryan Sydow

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Markets Awards – Best Proprietary Index Provider

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Markets Awards – Best Distributor; Yield Enhancement Products, Africa

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Markets Awards – Best House Hybrids

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Markets Awards – Best House Interest

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Markets Awards – Best House Commodities

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Markets Awards – Best House Equities

JSE SPIRE AWARDS 2016

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Markets Awards – Best House, Africa

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Markets Awards – Best ETF House

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Service Provider Awards – Best Proprietary Index Provider (shared with Commerzbank) Other Awards – Best Educational Initiative

SRP 2017

South African Listed Tracker Funds Awards (SALTA)

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Most Capital Raised Over 1 Year – Foreign & Commodity ETFs: NewGold Plat ETF

SOUTH AFRICAN LISTED TRACKER FUNDS AWARDS (SALTA) 2018

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Tracking Efficiency over 3 years – SA Non-Equity ETF: NewFunds MAPPS Growth ETF

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Total Investment Returns over 5 years – SA Non-Equity ETFs: NewFunds GOVI ETF

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Total Investment Returns over 5 years – SA Equity ETFs: NewFunds S&P GIVI RESI 15 ETF

SOUTH AFRICAN LISTED TRACKER FUNDS AWARDS (SALTA) 2018

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Best Tracking Efficiency over three years

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Best SA Equity ETF

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Best Non-equity ETF for both one and three years

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Issuing House – Capital Raising – 1 Year – Absa NewFunds

South African Listed Tracker Funds Awards 2020

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SA Equity – Total Return Performance – 5 Years – NewFunds Equity Momentum ETF

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Foreign and Commodity ETFs – Capital Raising – 1 Year – Absa NewPalladium ETF

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Refinitiv StarMine Awards

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Most Accurate Forecasting in Reuters Polls (South Africa)

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Project Finance Awards

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Best oil and gas deal: NNPC Chevron joint venture financing in Nigeria

PROJECT FINANCE AWARDS 2016

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Best renewables deal: Karoshoek Solar One’s Ilanga 1 project in South Africa

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Best natural resources deal: Maamba Collieries’ coal mine in Zambia

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Best oil and gas deal: Project Santolina 2 stage mega-brownfield development in Nigeria

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Best natural resources deal: Kalagadi Manganese’s integrated mining project in South Africa

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Best energy infrastructure deal: Nacala railway and port corridor project in Mozambique

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PFI Awards

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Oil Deal of the year – NNPC/Chevron

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Africa Deal of the year – Maamba Collieries

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Solar Deal of the year – Ilanga 1

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Wind Deal of the year – Mainstream

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Markets Awards

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Personality of the year; Ryan Sydow

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Best ETF House

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Best Proprietary Index Provider

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Best Distributor; Yield Enhancement Products, Africa

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Best House Hybrids

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Best House Interest

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Best House, Africa

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Best ETF House

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Legal Week

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2nd Diversity Initiative of the Year

LEGAL WEEK 2016

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2nd Senior Corporate Counsel of the Year

LEGAL WEEK 2016

JSE SPIRE Awards

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#3 Best Market Making Team: Interest Rate Derivatives

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#3 Best Sales Team: Interest Rate Derivatives

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#3 Best Market Making Team: Forex & Forex Derivatives

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#2 Best Research Team : Africa

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#2 Best Research Team: Quantitative Research

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#2Best Research Team Technical Analysis (Forex and Fixed Income)

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#2 Best Structuring Team: Inflation\Credit\Forex

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#2 Best Sales Team: Forex & Forex Derivatives

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#2 Best Debt Origination Team

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#2 Best Team – Inflation Linked Bonds

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International Business Magazine

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Best Corporate Social Responsibility in Zambia

International Business Magazine 2020

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Best Corporate Bank in Zambia 2020

International Business Magazine 2020

IJ Global Awards

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Refinancing Deal of the Year: Bujagali Hydro Power Project

IJ GLOBAL AWARDS 2018

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Refinancing Deal of the Year: Bujagali Hydro Power Project

IJ Global Awards 2018

Global Finance World's Best Investment Banks Awards

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Best M&A Bank in Africa

Global Finance World’s Best Investment Banks Awards 2020

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Outstanding Financial Innovators Bank in Africa

GLOBAL FINANCE 2021

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Oustanding Innovations in Cash Management

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Best Merger and Acquisitions Bank in Africa

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Best Mergers & Acquisition Bank in Africa

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Best Investment Bank in Mauritius

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Best Trade Finance Services

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Best Online Portal in Africa

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Global Capital

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Africa Loan Deal of the Year Aspen

GLOBAL CAPITAL 2017

Global Banking and Finance Awards 2020

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Best Corporate Bank Zambia 2020

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Best Corporate Social Responsibility in Zambia

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Best SME Bank Seychelles 2020

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Best Forex Bank Mozambique 2020

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Best Bank for Corporate Investment Management Services Mozambique 2020

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Best banking Technology Overhaul Mozambique 2020

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Firm Rankings

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9th Equity Dealing

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8th Corporate Access

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7th Administration (Operations and Product Control)

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1st Fixed Interest Securities Dealing

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Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Execution Fixed Income Securities – 1st Assets Under Management (AUM) unweighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Execution Equity Derivatives – 1st AUM weighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Corporate Access – 5th AUM unweighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Administration Efficiency – 5th AUM weighted

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Healthcare – Anuja Joshi

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Political Analysis – Peter Worthington

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Resources, Small and Midcap – Christina Steyn

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Banks – Khaya Mthembu

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Insurance – Grant Davids

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Telecommunications – Niel Venter

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Financial Mail Awards

Financial Mail Top Analyst – 5th in Political Analysis – Peter Worthington

FINANCIAL MAIL AWARDS 2018

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 5th in Domestic Economics – Peter Worthington

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 4th in Africa ex-SA Non-Equities – Ridle Markus

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 3rd in Technical Analysis – Judy Padayachee

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 2nd in Fixed Income Securities – Mike Keenan

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 1st in Credit Analysis – Kate Ruston

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Financial Mail Analyst Rankings

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Equity Sales – 5th weighted and unweighted

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Firm Rankings – 9th Equity Dealing

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Firm Rankings – 8th Corporate Access

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Firm Rankings – 2nd Derivatives Dealing

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Euromoney

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Mozambique’ Best Bank

Euromoney 2020

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Excellence in Leadership in Africa

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Market Leaders: Ghana & Zambia

Euromoney 2019

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Best Service Overall (Ghana)

Euromoney 2019

EMEA Finance Treasury Services Awards

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Best Payment Services in Africa

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Best Cash Management Services

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EMEA Finance Project Finance Awards

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Africa Awards: Best sustainability deal: Sappi’s biomass 25 MW IPP project in South Africa

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Africa Awards: Best natural resources deal: Tharisa Minerals’ refinancing for chrome and PGM mine in South Africa

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Africa Awards: Best infrastructure deal: Nacala railway and port corridor project in Mozambique

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Africa Awards: Best project finance house: Absa Group

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Regional Awards: Dealmaker of the year: Johan Koorts, Absa Group

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Regional Awards: Best renewables deal: Karoshoek Solar One’s Ilanga 1 project in South Africa

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Regional Awards: Best wind farm: Enel Green Power’s 700 MW five wind parks projects in South Africa

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Regional Awards: Best refinancing deal: Kosmos Energy’s revolving credit facility refinancing

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Regional Awards: Best project bond: First Quantum Minerals’ US$1.5bn multi-tranche issuance

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EMEA Finance Achievement Awards

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Syndicated Loans: Best local currency loan in Africa Enel Green Power’s ZAR14bn multi-tranche loan

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Syndicated Loans: Best syndicated loan house in Africa Absa Group

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Debt Capital Markets: Best corporate bond in Africa Eskom’s US$1.5bn dual tranche issuance

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Debt Capital Markets: Best financial institution bond in Africa Barclays Africa’s US$400mn debut Tier 2 issuance

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Debt Capital Markets: Best bond house in Africa Absa Group

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Energy’s US$400mn revolving credit facility

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Restructuring, Refinancing and Repricing Winners: Best repricing in EMEA Kosmos

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EMEA Finance - African Banking Awards

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Best Equity House – Mozambique

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Best Loan House – South Africa

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Best Investment Bank – Zambia

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Best Investment Bank – Tanzania

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Best Investment Bank – South Africa

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Best Investment Bank – Botswana

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Best Investment Bank – Pan-Africa

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Best Cross-border M&A Deal in Africa

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Best M&A House in Africa

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Best IPO in Africa: Vodacom, Tanzania

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Bonds & Loans Africa - Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Africa Awards

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Export Finance Deal of the Year

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Structured Finance Deal of the Year

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Project Finance Deal of the Year

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Financial Institutions Deal of the Year

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Best Equity House – Mozambique

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Best Loan House – South Africa

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Best Investment Bank – Zambia

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Corporate Debt Deal of the Year

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Banker Africa

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Best Unvestment Bank, East Africa

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Best Investment Bank, Southern Africa

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Best Investment Bank South Africa

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Best Investment Bank Tanzania

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Best Foreign Investment Bank Africa

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Best Investment Bank, Tanzania

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Execution Fixed Income Securities – 1st Assets Under Management (AUM) unweighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Execution Equity Derivatives – 1st AUM weighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Equity Sales – 5th weighted and unweighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Corporate Access – 5th AUM unweighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Administration Efficiency – 5th AUM weighted

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Healthcare – Anuja Joshi

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Political Analysis – Peter Worthington

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Resources, Small and Midcap – Christina Steyn

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Banks – Khaya Mthembu

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Insurance – Grant Davids

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Execution Equity Derivatives – 1st AUM weighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Equity Sales – 5th weighted and unweighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Corporate Access – 5th AUM unweighted

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Administration Efficiency – 5th AUM weighted

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Healthcare – Anuja Joshi

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Political Analysis – Peter Worthington

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Resources, Small and Midcap – Christina Steyn

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Banks – Khaya Mthembu

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Insurance – Grant Davids

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African Utility Week

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Deal of the Year Kathu Solar Park

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African Banker Awards

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Best Investment Bank, Zambia

AFRICAN BANKER AWARDS 2018

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Best Investment Bank, Botswana

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Best Loan House, South Africa

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Investment Bank of the Year

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Achievement Awards

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Best cross border M&A deal: Life Healthcare buys Allicance Medical

ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS 2018

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Best M&A House in Africa

ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS 2018

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Best IPO in Africa: Vodacom Tanzania

ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS 2018

2021

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Execution Fixed Income Securities – 1st Assets Under Management (AUM) unweighted

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Execution Equity Derivatives – 1st AUM weighted

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Equity Sales – 5th weighted and unweighted

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Corporate Access – 5th AUM unweighted

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Top 5 in the following Non-Research categories: Absa Administration Efficiency – 5th AUM weighted

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Healthcare – Anuja Joshi

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Political Analysis – Peter Worthington

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

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Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Resources, Small and Midcap – Christina Steyn

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Banks – Khaya Mthembu

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

Top 5 in the Research categories of: Equities: Insurance – Grant Davids

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2021

2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

Top 3 – Telecommunications – Niel Venter

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

Top 5 in the research categories of: Africa Non-Equities – Ridle Markus, Sam Singh and Emily Chimpanzi

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

Top 5 in the research categories of: Financial and Industrial Small and Medium Market Cap Companies – Christina Steyn

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

Top 5 in the research categories of: Political Trends – Peter Worthington

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

Top 5 in the research categories of: Technical Analysis – Judy Padayachee

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

Top 3 – Insurance – Grant Davids

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

Top 5 in the research categories of: Credit Analysis (South Africa) – Sivenathi Marwarwa

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

First place – Fixed-Interest Securities – Mike Keenan and Nikolaus Geromont

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Top 3 in – Administration Efficiency – Absa Administration Team

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

Financial Mail Top Analyst Award 2020

2020 Young Analyst of the Year – Khayelihle Mthembu

Financial Mail Top Analyst Awards 2020

2019

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Investment Bank of the Year

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Equity House – Mozambique

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Loan House – South Africa

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Investment Bank – Zambia

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Investment Bank – Tanzania

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Investment Bank – South Africa

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Investment Bank – Botswana

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Investment Bank – Pan-Africa

EMEA AFRICA BANKING AWARDS 2019

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Best Research Team: Fixed Income

JSE SPIRE Awards 2019

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Best Research Team: Economics

JSE SPIRE Awards 2019

2018

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Beyond Research – 7th in Sales Teams

FINANCIAL MAIL ANALYST RANKINGS 2018

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Beyond Research – 5th in Derivatives Execution

FINANCIAL MAIL ANALYST RANKINGS 2018

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Beyond Research – 4th in Administration Efficiency

FINANCIAL MAIL ANALYST RANKINGS 2018

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Beyond Research – 2nd (AUM-weighted) in Fixed Interest Securities Execution (3rd unweighted)

FINANCIAL MAIL ANALYST RANKINGS 2018

Financial Mail Top Analyst – 5th in Political Analysis – Peter Worthington

FINANCIAL MAIL AWARDS 2018

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 5th in Domestic Economics – Peter Worthington

FINANCIAL MAIL AWARDS 2018

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 4th in Africa ex-SA Non-Equities – Ridle Markus

FINANCIAL MAIL AWARDS 2018

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 3rd in Technical Analysis – Judy Padayachee

FINANCIAL MAIL AWARDS 2018

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 2nd in Fixed Income Securities – Mike Keenan

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Financial Mail Top Analyst – 1st in Credit Analysis – Kate Ruston

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2017

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Best House, Africa

MARKET AWARDS 2017

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Best ETF House

MARKET AWARDS 2017

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Service Provider Awards – Best Proprietary Index Provider (shared with Commerzbank) Other Awards – Best Educational Initiative

SRP 2017

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Africa Structured Products & Alternatives Awards Manufacturer Awards – Best House, Multi-Asset

SRP 2017

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Best oil and gas deal: Project Santolina 2 stage mega-brownfield development in Nigeria

PROJECT FINANCE AWARDS 2017

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Deal of the Year Kathu Solar Park

AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK 2017

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Africa Loan Deal of the Year Aspen

GLOBAL CAPITAL 2017

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Equity Research – 3rd in General Retailers – Rod Salmon, Thaule Masemola and Samantha Naicker

FINANCIAL MAIL ANALYST RANKINGS 2017

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Best Unvestment Bank, East Africa

BANKER AFRICA 2017

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Best Investment Bank, Southern Africa

BANKER AFRICA 2017

2016

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9th Equity Dealing

FIRM RANKINGS 2016

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8th Corporate Access

FIRM RANKINGS 2016

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7th Administration (Operations and Product Control)

FIRM RANKINGS 2016

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7th Equity Sales

FIRM RANKINGS 2016

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4th Equity Derivatives Dealing

FIRM RANKINGS 2016

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1st Fixed Interest Securities Dealing

FIRM RANKINGS 2016

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Personality of the year; Ryan Sydow

MARKET AWARDS 2016

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Best ETF House

MARKET AWARDS 2016

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Best Proprietary Index Provider

MARKET AWARDS 2016

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Best Distributor; Yield Enhancement Products, Africa

MARKET AWARDS 2016

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