firstrand’s vision is to be the african financial services group of choice, creating long-term franchise value and delivering superior and sustainable economic returns to our shareholders within acceptable levels of volatility
This vision is driven through two clear growth strategies:
become a leading South African player focusing on both existing markets and those markets where we are currently under-represented; and
further grow our existing African franchise, targeting those markets that are expected to produce above average domestic growth and are strongly positioned to benefit from the trade and investment flows between Africa and Asia, particularly China and India.
We execute these strategies through our operating franchises, namely, FNB, RMB and WesBank.
The press releases below indicate progress made on this strategy, both in South Africa and Africa: