How to open a bank account in The Standard Bank of South Africa Ltd
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It is difficult to imagine the world’s financial system without at least one ‘Black Continent’ bank. Please meet Bank Number One in the Republic of South Africa, likewise in the entire region on either side of the equator.
And we first met Standard Bank in December 1997 in the island of Jersey and then again in 2006 in Moscow.
However, in Russia the bank is prepared to consider only very serious proposals (starting from USD 200 million), which they proved by purchasing 30% of shares in the investment company Troika-Dialog in the early 2009
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General information and rating
Countrywide rating of the head bank
Global rating of the head bank
Year of foundation
Established 1862. In March 1962 became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Standard Chartered Bank Limited, London, England. In 1970 became a wholly-owned Subsidiary of Standard Bank Investment Corporation Limited (now Standard Bank Group Limited), which in 1987 became wholly South African owned. On June 30, 1995 Standard Merchant Bank Ltd merged into the above
Standard Bank Group Limited (Johannesburg South Africa) - 100%
Judicial Cooperation Agreement with Russia is signed; Double Taxation Agreement with Russia is signed
Minimum balance, €
Transactions permitted per month
Initial deposit of funds, €
Deadline for the initial deposit, month
Minimum turnover, €/year
Tariffs and services
Outcoming transfer, €
Incoming transfer, €
Account maintenance, €/year
Payment limit for credit cards, €/day
Funds to be blocked for CC issue, €
Distant access to the account
Доступны современные (Internet) и традиционные (телефон) способы управления счетом.
Предлагает полный спектр финансовых продуктов и услуг.
Account opening procedure
Days to open for incoming transfers
Days to open for outcoming transfers
Purpose of the account
Opening procedure and Due Diligence
It is possible to open an account without visiting the country where the bank is located; It is possible to open an account without meeting the banker