Africa's Standards Bank wins Risk Emerging Markets Dealer of the Year Award

Standards Bank Group has won the Risk Emerging Markets Dealer of the Year award for 2016 for a commanding performance despite challenging market conditions.

The annual award identifies the best in the risk management and derivatives markets.

Stephen Barnes, Head of Client Solutions for Standards, said, " There is complexity within the environments in which we operate and this has only increased due to the current macroeconomic conditions. A lack of liquidity in certain markets is raising the bar for dealers and investors and we are also dealing with a complex set of regulations and legislative frameworks across a number of different jurisdictions."

Standards Bank is Africa's largest bank by assets.

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