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Disruption success isn’t so much about how you approach it; just that you do.

By | 2018-09-11T08:16:22+00:00 September 3rd, 2018|General, Innovative Disruption|

  By Stuart van der Veen; Head of  Disruption & Innovation: Nedbank CIB and Janade du Plessis; Head of Principal & Alternative Investment: Nedbank CIB While the initial response by large corporations to innovative and technological disruption largely focused on the wholesale acquisition of new industry entrants, this is not a sustainable approach. As new [...]

Global pharmaceutical giant, Aspen, and Nedbank CIB close EUR3,4bn multi-currency funding deal

By | 2018-09-11T08:17:32+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Finance, General|

The international group, Aspen Pharmacare Holdings, recently appointed Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB), together with MUFG Bank Ltd, to act as joint mandated facility coordinator, lead arranger and bookrunner for the provision of multi-currency syndicated funding facilities worth a total of approximately EUR3,4bn. In addition to successfully facilitating the completion of the syndicated funding [...]

Signing of IPP agreements will add momentum to overall economic growth in SA

By | 2018-09-04T06:46:24+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Finance, General, Renewable Energy|

In his 2018 REIPPPP Bid Windows 3.5 and 4 Contractual speech, Minister of Energy, Jeff Radebe announced  that 58 000 fulltime jobs will be created through the procurement of 27 renewable energy projects, which are set to generate significant value for South Africa’s economy. Nedbank CIB is proud to be the lead finance provider for [...]

Today’s students. Tomorrow’s leaders.

By | 2018-06-18T11:02:01+00:00 June 18th, 2018|General, Watch This|

As part of Nedbank's CIB Graduate Programme, 12 high‑performing graduates embarked on an international trip from 7–18 May 2018, visiting businesses in Nairobi, Kenya and Bangalore, India. Running over two years, the CIB Graduate Programme partners with the best business schools, locally and around the world, and incorporates training and mentorship of the highest calibre. If you [...]

Potential for solid M&A activity uptick on evidence of clear direction by SA government

By | 2018-06-15T10:59:00+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Advisory, Finance, General, Renewable Energy, Uncategorized|

By Tapiwa Shamu; Principal – Corporate Finance: Nedbank CIB. M&A activity in sub-Saharan Africa reached multi-year lows in 2017, declining by close to 50% over the course of the year as political uncertainty reached a peak in SA, through which a large proportion of the entire region’s inbound M&A deal activity flows. While the slowdown [...]

Our future demands visionary leadership, and we’re answering the call

By | 2018-05-28T13:13:03+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|General, Investment Banking|

We’ve successfully achieved another milestone in the call to develop future industry leaders who are passionate about looking at the world differently and affecting change for the greater good. The Nedbank CIB Graduate programme is one way in which we change the banking landscape. Through our programme, we have successfully moulded a group of candidates, [...]