FirstRand Ltd (FSRJ.J)
19 Jul 2019
JOHANNESBURG, July 15 South Africa's biggest banks are betting cut-price accounts, big mortgages and offers on everything from Adidas backpacks to Xboxes will help them win over the youth market, which many overlooked until it was targeted by a host of start-up rivals.
JOHANNESBURG, May 30 FirstRand is to become the latest South African lender to slash prices on its retail banking products, as the arrival of a host of new, cheaper rivals sparks a scramble for customers among South African banks.
* Profits increase 6 pct in H1, shares up 1.34 percent (Recasts, adds detail from CEO interview, shares)
LONDON British bank Aldermore on Tuesday said the costs of managing its risk exposure rose in the first half of its financial year due to concerns over Britain's imminent exit from the European Union.
LONDON, March 12 British bank Aldermore on Tuesday said the costs of managing its risk exposure rose in the first half of its financial year due to concerns over Britain's imminent exit from the European Union.
JOHANNESBURG, March 12 South Africa's FirstRand said on Tuesday its profit in the six months to Dec. 31 rose by 6 percent.
JOHANNESBURG, Feb 22 FirstRand, one of South Africa's largest lenders, said on Friday it expects basic earnings per share for the first half of its financial year to increase between 22 percent and 24 percent.