Opportunities

Wrap-up video for #TheDisruptionAgenda

By | 2018-10-26T13:48:10+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Innovative Disruption, Watch This|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJxuslCue44 Watch the wrap-up video detailing this world-first event, The Disruption Agenda. Nedbank recently hosted The Disruption Agenda together with Silicon Valley’s Plug and Play - a disruption first for the continent. The aim of the event was to simplify how leading corporates connect to world-class startups. The event brought 10 visionary innovators [...]

Nedbank CIB and Aerobotics make the benefits of AgTech real for farmers around the world

By | 2018-10-19T10:35:19+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Featured, General, Innovative Disruption, Watch This|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KYAtlnAQSpA   What started as an experiment between Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (Nedbank CIB) and South African-based pest and disease management company, Aerobotics, has been commercialised into a precision farming solution. Our agri clients can now harness drone technology to assess tree crop health, identify pests and diagnose diseases. As part of [...]

SA and African M&A opportunities still available for those willing to take a long-term view

By | 2017-03-02T20:54:11+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Finance, Investment Banking|

By Shabbir Norath, Head: Advisory: Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking Commodity exposure and the global economy’s risk-aversion has resulted in a decrease in appetite for emerging market assets in recent months.  For much of Africa, the current drought is another unexpected dampener of global acquisition appetite with a number of prospective deals falling through or [...]