About Us

Absa’s Corporate and Investment Banking Division

Corporate and Investment Banking has a diverse footprint that extends from Cape Town to Cairo, serving clients across 12 countries. We are committed to supporting clients, both in developing their business in Africa and in generating operational efficiencies.

Our key differentiators are Commitment

We have a proven appetite and ability to invest in key African markets and it is our vision to build on our leadership in Africa.

Historic presence

100 years presence in the region. A ‘local bank’ with in-depth knowledge of local regulation, legal requirements, market practice, economic backdrop.

Distribution network

One of the largest in Africa, serving many clients. This is a key factor in our ability to fund in local currency and serve wide geographic areas.


One of the most respected banks in Africa – we regularly win prestigious awards, recognizing our standing as a leading bank for customer service and product quality.

Absa Structured Solutions

Absa Index and Structured Solutions are a leading constructor and distributor of structured solutions, designed in collaboration with financial advisors and our trusted panel of global provider, to meet the bespoke needs of a wide range of investors.

We offer our clients a comprehensive range of carefully designed and investment appropriate risk and return optimized product solutions tailor made to meet the investor’s specific financial needs through our intimate knowledge of market dynamics and product structuring expertise.

The team has over 50 years combined experience in sales, structuring and distribution and continues to develop a multi-faceted solution driven business as well as continuously increasing the awareness and education of structured products. Many of the structuring techniques used have traditionally only been available to institutions, but the team is fully committed to making these available to retail clients, resulting in clear and transparent investments with defined risk and return parameters.

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