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Foreign Exchange

Foreign exchange

Our representation and experience in emerging markets, enables us to deliver a 24-hour foreign exchange service

Some of the benefits

Value

Integrate seamlessly with other products and services such as interest rate derivative products

Strategic Investment

Get the most appropriate deposit or investment solutions for your specific requirements.

Experienced specialists

In-depth knowledge of the regulatory frameworks in Uganda, across Africa and around the world.

Convenience with online Forex

Online electronic trading through our Forex e-Channel solutions
What you get
  • Trading capabilities in all major currencies, including ten of the most traded currencies in the world (G10), numerous African currencies as well as many other emerging market currencies around the World.  
  • Trading in Renminbi (RMB), the official currency of the People's Republic of China. Clients involved in cross-border trade with China can denominate their transactions with China in RMB (Chinese Yuan). This reduces the risk for the importer/exporter, and potentially improving the competitiveness and stability of pricing.  
  • Customised foreign exchange hedging solutions, including: 
  • Spot 
  • Forwards (outright forwards and swaps) 
  • Options  
  • Structured solutions  
  • 24-hour foreign exchange trading capabilities through our major trading hubs in Johannesburg, London and New York, with a night desk in Johannesburg to cover the Asian market session. 

Online electronic trading through our FX e-Channel solutions: 

  • e-MarketTrader 
  • Business Online- BOL RFQ 
     
Our value added services
  • Providing historical foreign exchange rates 
  • Currency monitoring, hedging advice, technical analysis and economic research 
  • A foreign exchange relationship contact team that provides guidance and advice on the financial aspects of all international trading activities. This includes foreign exchange risk management, foreign currency cash management, online dealing and payment solutions, and international trade payment mechanisms. 
     
Online Foreign Exchange

Our e-Market Trader platform includes a functionality covering all aspects of the foreign exchange cycle where an electronic interface is used. 

While the benefits associated with using e-Market Trader are, to a degree, dependent on the nature of your business, there are broad benefits to be gained by all participants in the foreign exchange market. These include;  

  • Real-time dealing and execution 
  • Streaming of rates 
  • Deal management 
  • Indicative rates 
  • Trading from any internet-based computer 
  • Archive search and record of historical and related deals 
  • You can limit orders, including making stops, linked and profit-take 
  • Price transparency and consistency 
  • Online confirmation- By transacting electronically, a clear audit trail is established and immediately available. This makes it easy for you to review past transactions, pricing and associated details. 

 

Business Online

BOL-RFQ combines the benefits of Business Online and FX Trading (e-Market Trader); 

  • It is easy to set up 
  • Seamless processing of international Foreign Exchange requirements 
  • Get access to competitive exchange rates 
  • Secure platform that enables segregation of duties and individual limits 
  • Real-time dealing 
  • Electronic Balance of Payments (BOP) form 
  • It is fast and reliable 
  • Our top-level platform can be integrated with main stream accounting packages 
  • The historic search function allows you to track progress and get better results every time.  
     
  • What you get
  • Our value added services
  • Online Foreign Exchange
  • Business Online
  • Trading capabilities in all major currencies, including ten of the most traded currencies in the world (G10), numerous African currencies as well as many other emerging market currencies around the World.  
  • Trading in Renminbi (RMB), the official currency of the People's Republic of China. Clients involved in cross-border trade with China can denominate their transactions with China in RMB (Chinese Yuan). This reduces the risk for the importer/exporter, and potentially improving the competitiveness and stability of pricing.  
  • Customised foreign exchange hedging solutions, including: 
  • Spot 
  • Forwards (outright forwards and swaps) 
  • Options  
  • Structured solutions  
  • 24-hour foreign exchange trading capabilities through our major trading hubs in Johannesburg, London and New York, with a night desk in Johannesburg to cover the Asian market session. 

Online electronic trading through our FX e-Channel solutions: 

  • e-MarketTrader 
  • Business Online- BOL RFQ 
     
  • Providing historical foreign exchange rates 
  • Currency monitoring, hedging advice, technical analysis and economic research 
  • A foreign exchange relationship contact team that provides guidance and advice on the financial aspects of all international trading activities. This includes foreign exchange risk management, foreign currency cash management, online dealing and payment solutions, and international trade payment mechanisms. 
     

Our e-Market Trader platform includes a functionality covering all aspects of the foreign exchange cycle where an electronic interface is used. 

While the benefits associated with using e-Market Trader are, to a degree, dependent on the nature of your business, there are broad benefits to be gained by all participants in the foreign exchange market. These include;  

  • Real-time dealing and execution 
  • Streaming of rates 
  • Deal management 
  • Indicative rates 
  • Trading from any internet-based computer 
  • Archive search and record of historical and related deals 
  • You can limit orders, including making stops, linked and profit-take 
  • Price transparency and consistency 
  • Online confirmation- By transacting electronically, a clear audit trail is established and immediately available. This makes it easy for you to review past transactions, pricing and associated details. 

 

BOL-RFQ combines the benefits of Business Online and FX Trading (e-Market Trader); 

  • It is easy to set up 
  • Seamless processing of international Foreign Exchange requirements 
  • Get access to competitive exchange rates 
  • Secure platform that enables segregation of duties and individual limits 
  • Real-time dealing 
  • Electronic Balance of Payments (BOP) form 
  • It is fast and reliable 
  • Our top-level platform can be integrated with main stream accounting packages 
  • The historic search function allows you to track progress and get better results every time.  
     
We also offer
Interest rate trading and structuring
Money Markets

We provide an effective vehicle for assisting in cash flow management. The Money Market products comprise short and long-term deposits offering cash or increased earnings, designed to fit your requirements. 

Equity Capital markets
Equity Capital Markets

Sub-Saharan Africa is becoming a significant growth region for global equity investors as opportunities in the region outperform traditional investment destinations. The shift aligns with the increasing size, liquidity and sophistication in many equity capital markets in Africa. We have unrivalled knowledge and expertise in leading equity transactions. We provide our institutional and consumer clients with comprehensive company and market research, equities trading, derivatives trading and asset management. We cover a wide range of assets, from major international names to domestic stocks, and are leaders in positioning them to a global investor base.

Real estate finance
Real Estate Financing

Our Real Estate finance team offers the largest dedicated real estate platform of any financier in sub-Saharan Africa and our expertise extends across the continent. We tap into the vast resources and expertise within Standard Bank Group to provide seamless access to specialist areas within the organisation and across the globe. This facilitates the professional delivery of flexible and comprehensive funding solutions positioning our clients at the forefront of their real estate-related initiatives. With an established track record in South Africa, our services have been extended to several countries on the continent. Our footprint across Africa and on-the-ground expertise means that we can structure solutions for clients in various organisations, industries and countries

BOL
Business online

The Stanbic Business Online gives you a secure, and user-friendly online environment for your business transactions. Make local, foreign, third party, and multiple payments and transfers.