Latest List of Banks in South Africa

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South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), list of Banks are of categories.

RSA Has 16 Locally Controlled Banks, 2 Co-operative banks, 5 Foreign-Controlled Banks, 14 Branches of Foreign Banks, 44 Foreign Bank Representatives, 4 Mutual Banks and 3 Other banks.

List of Commercial Banks in South Africa

Locally Controlled Banks

  1. Absa Group Limited
  2. African Bank Limited
  3. Bidvest Bank Limited
  4. Capitec Bank Limited
  5. Discovery Limited
  6. First National Bank
  7. FirstRand Bank – A subsidiary of First Rand Limited
  8. Grindrod Bank Limited
  9. Imperial Bank South Africa
  10. Investec Bank Limited
  11. Nedbank Limited
  12. Sasfin Bank Limited
  13. Standard Bank of South Africa
  14. Ubank Limited
  15. TymeBank
  16. IMB Bank

Co-operative banks

  1. Ditsobotla Primary Savings and Credit Co-operative Bank
  2. OSK Koöperatiewe Bank Beperk

Foreign-Controlled Banks

  1. Al Baraka Banking Group
  2. Habib Overseas Bank Limited
  3. Habib Bank AG Zurich
  4. Mercantile Bank Limited
  5. South African Bank of Athens Limited

Branches of Foreign Banks

  1. Bank of Baroda
  2. Bank of China
  3. Bank of Taiwan
  4. BNP Paribas
  5. Calyon Corporate and Investment Bank
  6. China Construction Bank Corporation
  7. Citibank N.A.
  8. Deutsche Bank AG
  9. JPMorgan Chase Bank
  10. Société Générale
  11. Standard Chartered Bank
  12. State Bank of India
  13. Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC)
  14. Wittelsbach Princely Trust Bank

Foreign Bank Representatives

  1. AfrAsia Bank Limited
  2. Banco Africano de Investimentos
  3. Banco BIC
  4. Banco BPI SA
  5. Banco Espirito Santo e Comercial de Lisboa
  6. Banco Santander Totta S.A.
  7. Bank Leumi Le-Israel BM
  8. Bank of America
  9. Bank of Cyprus Group
  10. Bank of India
  11. Barclays Bank Plc
  12. Barclays Private Clients International Limited
  13. Commerzbank AG Johannesburg
  14. Credit Suisse AG
  15. Ecobank
  16. Export-Import Bank of India
  17. Fairbairn Private Bank (Isle of Man) Limited
  18. Fairbairn Private Bank (Jersey) Limited
  19. First Bank of Nigeria
  20. First City Monument Bank Plc
  21. Hellenic Bank Public Company Limited
  22. HSBC Bank International Limited
  23. ICICI Bank Limited
  24. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China
  25. KfW Ipex-Bank GmbH
  26. Lloyds TSB Offshore Limited
  27. Mauritius Commercial Bank Limited
  28. Mukuru
  29. Millennium BCP
  30. National Bank of Egypt
  31. NATIXIS
  32. Royal Bank of Scotland International Limited
  33. Société Générale
  34. Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
  35. The Bank of New York Mellon
  36. The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Limited
  37. The Mizuho Bank Limited
  38. The Export-Import Bank of China
  39. The Royal Bank of Scotland N.V.
  40. UBS AG
  41. Unicredit Bank AG
  42. Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
  43. Wells Fargo Bank
  44. Zenith Bank Plc

Mutual Banks

  1. GBS Mutual Bank
  2. VBS Mutual Bank
  3. Finbond Mutual Bank
  4. Bank Zero

Other banks

  1. Development Bank of Southern Africa
  2. Land and Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa
  3. Postbank