press releases

 

  Date                                  Title

14-03-2017

FirstRand - progress on transformation

26-07-2016

FirstRand announces membership of global clearing house LCH

16-04-2014

FirstRand's response with regard to SARB announcement

06-12-2013

Passing of former South African president, Mr Nelson Mandela

10-09-2013

Strong growth in earnings and returns continues at FirstRand

11-06-2013

FirstRand introduces new investment management franchise, Ashburton Investments

05-03-2013

Strong growth in earnings and returns continues at FirstRand

07-02-2013

RMB Nigeria opens its doors for business in Lagos

11-09-2012

FirstRand's normalised earnings up strongly at 26%

22-08-2012

Offer for Merchant Bank Ghana (MBG)

02-08-2012

FirstRand signs a USD90 million seven year dual currency term loan facility

31-07-2012

The 2012 FirstRand Laurie Dippenaar scholarship for postgraduate international study awarded

28-02-2012

FirstRand's first half normalised earnings up 26% principally driven by strong topline growth

30-11-2011

Calling for applications for the prestigious FirstRand Laurie Dippenaar Scholarship for International Postgraduate Study

13-09-2011

FirstRand normalised earnings at 22%

24-05-2011

2011 Laurie Dippenaar scholarship awarded

16-05-2011

New CEO of Africa appointed at FirstRand

07-03-2011

FirstRand's interim results reflect on-going credit recovery and good operational performances from all franchises

15-12-2010

FirstRand to sell OUTsurance stake and unlock R3.75 billion of shareholder value

18-11-2010

MMI Holdings leadership

14-10-2010

2010 Laurie Dipenaar scholarship for international post-graduate study awarded

14-10-2010

Competition Tribunal reaches decision on Metropolitan/Momentum merger

14-09-2010

FirstRand’s results reflect rapid unwind of bad debts at FNB and WesBank and strong recovery from RMB

27-08-2010

FirstRand successfully issues R4.2 billion in the SA bond market

21-06-2010

Momentum/Metropolitan merger terms announcement

21-06-2010

FNB’s Wealth customers to benefit from BJM acquisition

01-06-2010

Response to Finance Minister meeting with the Bank CEOs

18-05-2010

Successful refinancing of FirstRand's BEE transaction sees R4 billion in value attributable to BEE beneficiaries

01-05-2010

FirstRand is a top performer in the Public Investment Corporation’s new corporate governance rating system

14-04-2010

FirstRand becomes first issuer to raise 35 year funding in South African debt capital market

31-03-2010

New insurance powerhouse created as Momentum and Metropolitan merge

09-03-2010

FNB and WesBank’s retail lending books start to recover and RMB turns-around

23-12-2009

FirstRand and RMBH management buy shares from founders

15-09-2009

FirstRand's results as expected in tough markets

30-07-2009

FirstRand and China Construction Bank agree on strategic co-operation

16-07-2009

FirstRand adopts Equator Principles

23-06-2009

Firstrand updates shareholders on strategy and provides further earnings guidance

09-06-2009

Sizwe Nxasana to succeed Paul Harris as FirstRand CEO

10-03-2009

FirstRand achieves 17% ROE in difficult market

16-09-2008

FirstRand results for the year ended 30 June 2008

01-07-2008

RMB announces sale of Nufcor shares

10-03-2008

FirstRand interim results for the six months to 31 December 2007

20-09-2007

FirstRand disappointed court fails to protect clients' privacy

19-09-2007

FirstRand defends client confidentiality case

17-09-2007

FirstRand produces strong top-line growth

04-09-2007

Joint media statement from FirstRand and Discovery

28-02-2007

FirstRand produces strong top-line growth

16-11-2006

Rand Merchant Bank announces the formation of an Investment Banking Division

09-11-2006

FNB suggests moving towards zero SASWITCH fees

19-09-2006

FirstRand produces strong top-line growth

06-07-2006

FNB first National Supporter of 2010 FIFA World Cup

19-06-2006

FNB helps former Saambou home loans customers

01-06-2006

WesBank expands into the United Kingdom

02-02-2006

US$ 320,000,000 dual tranche term loan facility

14-04-2005

R2.5 billion BEE financier Makalani to list