Barclays in South Africa

About us

Barclays acquired a majority share in South Africa-based financial services company Absa in 2005.

In South Africa, Barclays offers:

Business banking
We support small and medium-sized businesses with specialist advice, products and services, whether they're looking to grow at home and abroad, or are just starting out.

Corporate and investment banking
We provide clients with loans, financing, risk management, trade solutions, strategic advice and transactional payments support. We support corporate clients to achieve growth and job creation in the real economy, governments to deliver their stability and growth plans, and institutions to meet the long-term investment needs of their clients.

International banking
We provide individuals, corporates and intermediaries with banking, investment solutions and international trading, in multiple currencies, offered in well-regulated and secure locations.

Personal banking
We provide personal banking services to customers in 20 key countries around the world. We're on hand to help people manage their money with a range of bank accounts, products and services to meet their savings, protection and borrowing needs.

Wealth and investment management
We provide international private banking, wealth planning, trust and fiduciary services, investment management, brokerage services and research to clients across the world.

Contact us

In this section:

Business banking
Corporate banking
Investment bank
Personal banking
Premier banking
Wealth and investment management
Citizenship


Business banking

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Corporate banking

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Investment bank

Absa Capital, affiliated with our investment bank, offers investment banking for corporate, government and institutional clients.

Our investment bank in South Africa is based at:

Absa Capital
15 Alice Lane, Sandton, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Telephone: +27 11 895 6000

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Personal banking

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Premier banking

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Wealth and investment management

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Citizenship

If you would like more details about our approach to responsible finance, financial inclusion, diversity or environmental issues, please contact:

Citizenship team
Barclays PLC, 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP, UK
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7116 1000
Email: citizenship@barclays.com

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