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Trading Statement Update

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Standard Bank Group Limited
04 August 2022

Standard Bank Group Limited


04 August 2022


Trading statement update for the six-month period ending 30 June 2022


Standard Bank is currently in the process of finalising its results for the six-month period ended 30 June 2022 (1H22). We refer shareholders to the group's trading statement for 1H22 released on SENS on 14 June 2022, which stated that more specific guidance ranges would be provided once there is reasonable certainty regarding the extent of the increase in earnings.


In accordance with section 3.4(b) of the Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited, and as an update to the trading statement published on 14 June 2022, shareholders are advised that Standard Bank is satisfied that a reasonable degree of certainty exists with regards to the group's financial results for 1H22.  The group's headline earnings per share (HEPS) and earnings per share (EPS) for 1H22 is expected to be higher than the reported HEPS and EPS for the six-month period ended 30 June 2021 (1H21), translating into:




1H22 range



27% - 32% higher than 1H21





30% - 35% higher than 1H21




1H22 Results


Standard Bank will release results for 1H22 on 19 August 2022. Details regarding the presentation are available on the Standard Bank Group Investor Relations website -


Shareholders are advised that the information contained in this announcement has not been reviewed or reported on by the group's auditors.



For further information, please contact:

Ann Hunter

Standard Bank Group Limited
9th Floor
5 Simmonds Street, Johannesburg PO Box 2001
South Africa
Telephone number: +27 11 415 4194



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