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Ben Kruger, Co-CEO, Standard Bank

South Africa's Standard Bank abandons global emerging market aspirations to focus on Africa

Standard Bank Group’s full year results to December brought to an end a five-year “journey of transformation” for the bank, from aspiring to be a leading emerging markets bank to realigning its strategy with Africa at the core of its business, said joint chief executive, Ben Kruger on Thursday.