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SBPP - Standard Bank Preference Shares

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The Standard Bank Group Preferences Shares (SBPP) are non-redeemable, non-cumulative, non-participating preference shares (second preference shares) issued by the Standard Bank Group Limited on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Standard Bank Group is an African financial services organization with South African roots. It is the country's largest banking group by assets and operates in over 20 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Standard Bank's strategic position enables it to connect Africa to other select emerging markets and pools of capital in developed markets. Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, the group's primary listing is on the JSE and its secondary listings on A2X Markets and the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX). Subsidiary entities are listed on exchanges in Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, and Uganda.

Standard Bank Preference Shares is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). Standard Bank Preference Shares is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “SBPP”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:SBPP is ZAE000056339. Standard Bank Preference Shares is currently the 144th most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 4.36 billion, which makes about 0.023% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

SBPP82.21 ▾ 0.79 (0.95%)
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Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price82.00
Day’s High Price84.00
Traded Volume47,944
Number of Deals50
Gross Turnover3.96M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share
Price/Earning Ratio
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding53M
Market Capitalization4.36B
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

SBPP Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Standard Bank Preference Shares (SBPP) is ZAR 82.21. SBPP closed its last trading day (Monday, June 5, 2023) at 82.21 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 1% drop from its previous closing price of 83.00 ZAR. Standard Bank Preference Shares began the year with a share price of 90.00 ZAR but has since lost 8.66% off that price valuation, ranking it 280th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ worries are compounded by the fact that SBPP has lost 5% of the stock’s value from May 8th to date.

Standard Bank Preference Shares is the 226th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Mar 2 - Jun 5, 2023). SBPP has traded a total volume of 3.53 million shares—in 2,516 deals—valued at ZAR 303 million over the period, with an average of 56,095 traded shares per session. A volume high of 353,670 was achieved on April 21st, and a low of 5,371 on May 31st, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Standard Bank Preference Shares on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Profile of Standard Bank Group Limited

Standard Bank Group Limited was founded on November 25, 1969 and operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry. Standard Bank Group contracts an estimated total number of 50,707 employees.

Factsheet of Standard Bank Group Limited

9th Floor, Standard Bank Centre, 5 Simmonds Street, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa

SBPP Industrial Market Competitors

Standard Bank Group Limited, issuers of the SBPP, Standard Bank Group Limited (-5.72%) and Standard Bank 6.5% Preference Shares (-6.25%) stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials sector and/or Banking industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Securities Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange


  1. Robert GoosemanRobert Gooseman
    Mar 25, 2021 07:33 GMT

    Kindly advise what date the Standard Bank preference dividend is declared and paid and the last payment amount in cents.


    Robert Gooseman

    1. MuttMutt
      Mar 25, 2021 09:36 GMT

      Per the SENS issue on March 11, the board of Standard Bank Group resolved to declare gross final dividends of 3.25 cents for the first preference shares (SBKP; dividend no. 103) and 272.93 cents for the second preference shares (SBPP; dividend no. 33). They are both payable on Monday, April 12, 2021 to shareholders recorded in the books of the company at the close of business on the record date Friday, April 9, 2021. The last day to trade to participate in the dividend is Tuesday, April 6, 2021. The preference shares will commence trading ex dividend from Wednesday, April 7, 2021.

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