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Absa Group Ltd (ABGJ.J)

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Absa Group Limited, formerly Barclays Africa Group Limited, is a diversified financial services provider offering an integrated set of products and services across personal and business banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking, wealth and investment management and insurance. The Company's segments include Retail... (more)


Beta: 0.78
Market Cap(Mil.): R121,211.40
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 847.75
Dividend: 475.00
Yield (%): 7.31


  ABGJ.J Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 8.03 19.14 19.24
EPS (TTM): 17.81 -- --
ROI: -- 0.00 0.44
ROE: 15.20 16.26 15.61

South Africa's Absa PMI drops in May

JOHANNESBURG, June 3 South Africa's seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for May fell as business activity and new sales orders declined, the survey showed on Monday.

03 Jun 2019

South Africa's PIC denies considering ex-Absa executive as next CEO

JOHANNESBURG, April 18 South Africa's state pension fund denied considering a former banking executive as its next chief executive as it seeks to fill a position which has become increasingly sensitive given the successive departures of its CEO and temporary replacement.

18 Apr 2019

Absa sees Nigeria expansion plan ready for second half

JOHANNESBURG, April 10 South African lender Absa is aiming to make a start on its investment bank-focused expansion into Nigeria in the second half of this year, chief executive of the division, Charles Russon, told Reuters.

10 Apr 2019

UPDATE 2-South African bank Absa considers Ethiopian entry over time

JOHANNESBURG, March 11 South Africa's Absa is considering entering Ethiopia, where lenders are hoping reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will liberalise an antiquated and state-dominated banking sector.

11 Mar 2019

South African bank Absa could cut hundreds of jobs, union says

JOHANNESBURG, March 7 South African bank Absa could cut hundreds of jobs at its retail and business banking unit as part of a planned restructuring, a union representing workers in the financial sector said on Thursday.

07 Mar 2019

UPDATE 2-S.Africa's Absa seeks new blood after decade under Ramos

* Chairwoman says external candidate to be in place in one year

29 Jan 2019

S.Africa's Absa seeking external replacement for retiring CEO

JOHANNESBURG, Jan 29 South African lender Absa will be seeking an external candidate to replace its CEO Maria Ramos, who is retiring at the end of February after ten years at the helm, Chairwoman Wendy Lucas-Bull said on Tuesday.

29 Jan 2019

South Africa's Absa CEO to retire at end of February

JOHANNESBURG Jan 29 South African lender Absa said on Tuesday its chief executive Maria Ramos, who has been at the helm for ten years, will retire at the end of February, after the firm completed its separation from Barclays PLC and relaunched its brand.

29 Jan 2019

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