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BancABC kick-starts retail banking
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 23 Aug, 2010 [1 Comments]
African Banking Corporation of Botswana Limited trading as BancABC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Botswana Stock Exchange listed company ABC Holdings Limited, was granted a commercial banking license by the Bank of Botswana in August 2009.
BancABC: Notice of launch of the IR website and invitation to register
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 22 June, 2010
BancABC is pleased to announce the launch of its interactive investor relations website, an online disclosure platform designed to encourage and promote direct two-way online communication with our broad base of investors and stakeholders on a real time basis.
Income growth and strong balance sheet demonstrate BancABC's resilience
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 10 Mar, 2010
BancABC, the regional banking operations of Botswana listed ABC Holdings, released its annual results for the year ending December 2009 today. The results show income growth across all operations except Zambia and an enlarged and strengthened balance sheet.
BancABC bucks the trend to show growth in challenging markets
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 23 Aug, 2009 [1 Comments]
BancABC, the regional banking operations of Botswana listed ABC Holdings, continued to generate profit, strengthen its balance sheet and grow operations during the first half of 2009. The announcement of ABC Holdings' interim results comes at a time when a number of global and regional banks are reporting losses and contracting capital bases.
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BancABC: Changes to the Board of Directors
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 08 June, 2010
Following the retirement of the long serving director and Chairman of the Company, Mr Oliver Chidawu, the board has nominated Mr Howard Buttery as the new Chairman with effect from 1 June 2010. Howard Buttery is the retiring Executive Chairman of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange listed capital equipment company Bell Equipment. Howard has an extensive knowledge of the African business landscape accumulated over more than 40 years of working experience. The board is of the view that Howard will make a significant contribution to the group as Chairman and will build on the outstanding work of his predecessor.
ABC Gains Presence in South Africa
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 01 Oct, 2003
Johannesburg has for long represented Africa’s foremost economy and has been positioned as the financial hub of the continent. It is, however, also a very competitive market within the financial sector with several giants vying against each other.
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 09 Sep, 2003
ABC Holdings Limited, the Botswana registered pan-African bank, announced that it has taken 63% stake in Iroko financial products, a Mauritian based company. Iroko financial products is the parent company of Iroko Securities UK, a London based debt capital markets business.
Financial Results for the Half-Year Ended June 30 2003
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 14 Aug, 2003 [1 Comments]
ABC Holdings Limited, the pan-African financial services group has today released its financial results for the half year ended 30 June 2003.
INTERIM GROUP RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 30 JUNE 2003
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 13 Aug, 2003 [1 Comments]
The group delivered reduced headline earnings on a historical cost basis of BWP14.4 million compared to BWP25.5 million in the previous year. The decline in earnings can be partially attributed to the appreciation of the reporting currency, Botswana pula, which rose by 21% against the US dollar since 30 June 2002.
Introduction to CSI Policy
African Banking Corporation Botswana - 01 June, 2003
African Banking Corporation aspires to be Africa’s greatest banking group. In achieving this status, we realise that we need to do more than make profits; we need to create, innovate, educate, support and develop. We need to make a permanent contribution - a contribution to our clients, a contribution to our people and a contribution to our continent.
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