Absa Wealth, a division of Absa Bank Ltd and the Wealth and Investment Management division of Barclays, serves ultra high net worth and family office clients in South Africa providing holistic international wealth solutions using best of breed products, wealth management, investment management and structured lending. With the backing of Absa Capital, Absa and Barclays Wealth, Absa Wealth offers clients a sophisticated, integrated wealth management proposition, centered on the individual, leveraging the depth and breadth of its global and local expertise. Absa Wealth, a division of Absa Bank Ltd, is an authorised financial services and registered credit provider.
Barclays Wealth and Investment Management, including Absa Wealth, was ranked 2nd in the Best private banking services overall category in Africa in the Euromoney Private Banking Survey 2012.
Barclays Wealth and Investment Management is a leading global wealth manager, and the UK’s largest, with total client assets of £170bn, as at 30 June 2011. With offices in over 20 countries, Barclays Wealth and Investment Management focuses on private and intermediary clients worldwide, providing international and private banking, investment management, fiduciary services and brokerage. Absa Wealth has offices in Johannesburg, Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Durban and Stellenbosch.