Sector expertise | Corporate & Investment Banking - Standard Bank
Corporate and Investment Banking
Corporate and investment banking
Sector expertise
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Our sector expertise

Our sector specialists provide deep insight into the commercial, regulatory and operational realities in these strategically important, high-growth sectors. We have long-standing experience in providing financial solutions to clients in these sectors.

Mining and metals

Our Mining and Metals team is strongly positioned to assist our clients in dealing with the rising opportunities and associated risks and challenges. This includes advising on acquisitions and investments, raising debt and equity capital, structuring solutions and assisting in day-to-day trade flows and treasury management. We provide a full suite of banking services in Africa to help our clients to manage success and mitigate risk.

We have multi-disciplinary teams based in:


  • Johannesburg
  • London
  • New York
  • Hong Kong
  • Beijing
  • Singapore 

Oil and gas

Our on-the-ground presence, deep sector experience and long-standing understanding of managing risk on the continent, offer all the financial solutions our clients require across the oil and gas value chain. We offer a comprehensive suite of solutions for the oil and gas sector, across:


  • Financing solutions
  • Global Markets solutions
  • Transactional solutions

Power and infrastructure

Our specialist teams in Johannesburg, London, Sao Paulo and Beijing are experienced in securing finance or refinancing any power and infrastructure transaction, and to structure solutions that will ensure minimal risk and volatility. As the leading bank in Africa we can advise our clients on transactions, securing financing and refinancing for any power and infrastructure transaction, whether from an investor, contractor or equipment supply perspective. We offer a comprehensive suite of financing and advisory solutions for the power and infrastructure sector, including:


  • Financing solutions
  • Global Markets solutions
  • Transactional solutions