THE INSTITUTE OF BANKERS IN SOUTH AFRICA

BUILDING PROFESSIONAL CAPITAL FOR A WORLD CLASS FINANCIAL SERVICES SECTOR

THE INSTITUTE OF BANKERS IN SOUTH AFRICA

BUILDING PROFESSIONAL CAPITAL FOR A WORLD CLASS FINANCIAL SERVICES SECTOR

September Newsletter And AGM Feedback

We Are Pleased To Present You With Feedback From Our 2018 AGM.

Please review all the content and provide us with any contributions or comments.

Our Vision, Motto, Mission, and Values

IOBSA – VISION

Leading the development of Financial Services Professionals through global relevance

OUR MOTTO

BUILDING PROFESSIONAL CAPITAL

IOBSA – MISSION

To be the gateway to Professional Excellence through:

  • Providing a professional and ethical development platform for our members and the sector
  • Enhancing sector skills through lifelong learning programmes
  • Creation of the professional banker designations, endorsed by banks
  • Recognising the diversity of careers through the creation of multiple routes to Chartered /Professional Banker status
  • Partnering with international bodies to create value locally

Our History

The IOBSA has a respectable history as the second oldest Institute of Banking in the world and was established in 1904.

The Institute has a history and relationship with the banking and financial services sector spanning 110 years.

 

The constitution states (1999:3)

“Its main objective has been the promotion of efficiency through education and continuing professional development in the banking industry in general and of its members in particular.

It sought to do this by the dissemination of knowledge on the theory and practice of banking and by conducting examinations and other educational activities.”

Latest IOBSA News, Events & Articles

September Newsletter and AGM Feedback

By IOBAdmin | October 17, 2018

We are pleased to present you with feedback from our 2018 AGM.   Please review all the content and provide…

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Changes to membership fee requirements for applicants of Critical Skills Letters

By IOBAdmin | September 11, 2018

CHANGES TO MEMBERSHIP FEE REQUIREMENTS FOR CRITICAL SKILLS VISA APPLICATION LETTERS

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A Motivation for Revised Learning Pathways and Curricula for Banking

By IOBAdmin | September 7, 2018

A very interesting research article providing a view on the banking sector and appropriate learning and curricula pathways. Please view…

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NETWORKING SEMINAR ON CRYPTOCURRENCY AND REGULATION

By IOBAdmin | September 3, 2018

“WHAT DOES BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN MEAN FOR BANKING” Bitcoin, blockchain ICOs and cryptocurrencies have been the buzzwords for the last…

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Minutes of 113th Annual General Meeting held on 17 August 2017

By IOBAdmin | August 14, 2018

Minutes of the 113th Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Bankers in South Africa

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Notice of the 114th Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Bankers in South Africa NPC

By IOBAdmin | July 5, 2018

Notice is hereby given of the 114th Annual General Meeting of The Institute of Bankers in South Africa NPC (Non…

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Breaking news! AGM Keynote Speaker and date

By IOBAdmin | June 12, 2018

The AGM will be held on the 16th August 2018 at 17h00 for 17h30 at the Wanderers Club, North Road, Illovo.

Our Keynote Speaker will be Deputy Governor Kuben Naidoo of the South African Reserve Bank.

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Impact of the new Fit and Proper Amendments on FAIS representatives

By IOBAdmin | April 20, 2018

Board Notice 194 0f 2017, published by the Financial Services Board, now called the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA). introduced…

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IOBSA Reregistration as a Professional Body

By IOBAdmin | April 19, 2018

At a SAQA function in March the CEO of the Institute was presented with the new registration certificate for the…

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Recognition of Prior Learning to upgrade designation level

By IOBAdmin | April 16, 2018

The IOBSA has introduced a new policy which will allow members to move up the designation ladder. This is a…

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