FirstRand Ltd (FSRJ.J)
23 Apr 2019
* 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.
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 9 South Africa's Discovery Ltd said on Friday it will issue 11.4 million shares to fund the acquisition of FirstRand's stake in their credit card joint venture, a condition for the launch of its planned Discovery Bank.