FirstRand Bank
Corporate HQ for FNB Home Loans and Wesbank  

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FirstRand Limited (First Rand Group) (JSE: FSR) is a financial services company based in South Africa. It is rated one of the five largest banking groups in South and sub-Saharan Africa. With over 45,000 employees, the company operates approximately 900 retail branches and 7,500 ATMs. There are a number of leading financial services franchises within the Group, such as Rand Merchant Bank (RMB), First National Bank (FNB), WesBank and Ashburton Investments. RMB, FNB and WesBank are divisions of FirstRand Bank Limited, a subsidiary of FirstRand Ltd. Rand Merchant Bank is the South African market leader in M&A, private equity and infrastructure finance and has consistently been rated first in the PricewaterhouseCoopers Annual Survey. Wesbank is a market leader in asset-based finance and fleet-management solutions. First National Bank is one of South Africa's largest retail and commercial banks. FirstRand operates subsidiaries in South Africa and the neighboring countries including Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, Lesotho and Zambia. It also has branches and representative offices in Australia, India, the UK, Dubai, China, Kenya and Angola. It remains the only South African bank with a branch in India. FirstRand was formed in its current form in 1998, through the disposal of Anglo American’s interests in First National Bank and Southern Life, and the merger of these assets with Rand Merchant Bank and Momentum. As of June 30, 2016, the Group had total assets of R1.149 trillion (US$77.8 billion), loans of R851.4 billion (US$58 billion) and deposits of R919.9 billion (US$62 billion).

FirstRand Group subsidiaries:

FirstRand Bank Limited
First National Bank
Rand Merchant Bank
WesBank
FirstRand International (Mauritius)
First National Bank Botswana Limited
First National Bank Lesotho Limited
First National Bank Mozambique Limited
First National Bank Namibia Limited
First National Bank Swaziland Limited
First National Bank Tanzania Limited
First National Bank Zambia Limited
FirstRand Bank India
RMB Nigeria
Direct Axis SA (Pty) Ltd
FirstRand International Limited
RentWorks Africa (Pty) Ltd
RMB Private Equity Holdings (Pty) Ltd
RMB Private Equity (Pty) Ltd
RMB Morgan Stanley (Pty) Ltd
RMB Australia Holdings Limited
FirstRand Bank India
Ashburton Investments Holdings Limited

First National Bank branches Rand Merchant Bank branches

Head office address:
4th Floor, 4 Merchant Place
Corner Fredman Drive & Rivonia Road
Sandton 2196
Phone: +27 11 282 1808
Website: www.firstrand.co.za

FirstRand Bank Limited (London Branch)
20 Gracechurch Street
London, EC3V 0BG, United Kingdom
Phone number: 44 20 7939 1777