ABSA Bank, helping people with their finances the right way
Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange Limited, the ABSA Group Limited (Absa) is one of the largest financial services provider, in South Africa. With a wide range of financial services and products, Absa operates primarily in South Africa, but has operational interests in other parts of Africa, including representative offices in Nigeria and Namibia.
Absa Group Limited is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Barclay’s Africa Group. Barclays is a major global financial services provider with extensive interests and presence in Europe, Africa, Asia and the USA, offering a host of services and products; from wealth management, to retail and commercial banking amongst other products.
With a subscription to core values, including the demonstration of integrity in all actions; Absa Bank aims to build a business which customers and clients consider as their first choice for answers and solutions.
Absa Group has come a long way since the formation of the Amalgamated Banks of South Africa Limited. In 1998 a strategic decision was made to unify and reinvent the Absa brand, with the key challenge being the bank’s need to stay relevant. Absa adopted a one-stop shop offering simple, uncomplicated banking relationships, value for money, stability, convenience and superior customer service.
Fast forward to today, Absa is a household name and a winner of many awards, the group has been voted the No 1 Banking Brand and the Coolest Brand in SA for a number of years.
With branches all over South Africa and head-quartered in the largest economy of any metropolitan region in Sub-Saharan Africa, Johannesburg, helping people in the right way means how Absa does it has become as important as they do.
Absa bank contact details – To find out more information about this financial power house and the variety and range of the services and products that they offer, call them on 011 350 4000 or visit Absa Bank