South African FirstRand Limited) Is also referred to as FirstRand Group is the holding company of FirstRandBank, and is a financial services provider in South Africa and other African countries.
They are financial services providers licensed by the Reserve Bank of South Africa, the national banking regulator.
FirstRand Group is the largest listed financial services group in Africa. The Group is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) as well as he Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX).
FirstRand Bank vision is to be the African financial services group of choice by creating long-term franchise value and delivering superior and sustainable economic returns to our shareholders within acceptable levels of volatility.
FirstRand Branded franchises
Rand Merchant Bank (RMB)
First National Bank (FNB)
FirstRand Bank is Corporate and Investment Banking Subsidiaries in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia and Nigeria are branded, RMB, RMB Botswana, RMB Namibia and RMB Nigeria respectively.
The Company’s Corporate and Investment Banking businesses in select jurisdictions across Africa are branded FNB CIB to meet and comply with legal and regulatory requirements.
These countries are: Ghana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Tanzania and Zambia.
The Company’s Corporate and Investment Banking businesses in Angola and Kenya, are operating as FirstRand Representative Offices.
FirstRand Bank Shareholders & Investors
The Group large shareholders include Directors and management of RMBH with 10.4%, Remgro with 28.2% shareholding in RMBH and Royal Bafokeng Holdings with a 15% stake in RMBH.
Based on its direct and indirect shareholding in FirstRand, Remgro’s effective control of the group is 13.36%
FirstRand Swift Code & Address
Swift Code (Bic) – FIRNZAJJ896 – FirstrandBank Ltd Head Office Incl. Divisions First National Bank, Fnb Corporate And Rand Merchant Bank (Custody Services, International Banking)
Swift Code FIRNZAJJ896 Of firstrand Bank Ltd Head Office Incl. Divisions First National Bank, Fnb Corporate And Rand Merchant Bank For The Branch Named: (Custody Services, International Banking).
Institution FirstrandBank Ltd Head Office Incl. Divisions First National Bank, Fnb Corporate And Rand Merchant Bank
Branch Name: (Custody Services, International Banking)
Branch Code 896
Address 3, First Place, Bank City Mezzanine Floor Cnr Jeppe And Simmonds Street Johannesburg 2000
Postal Code / Location
Country South Africa
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FirstRand Bank SWIFT code
BIC Code analysis 8-letter swift code: FIRNZAJJ
Branch code: 896
Institution’s 4-letter code: FIRN
Country code: ZA
Location code: JJ