barclays south africa

South Africa

Barclays is proud to have been serving Africa for over a century and our long-standing commitment stands firm.

To make sure we’re always on hand to support our South African clients, we’re recently established an office in Johannesburg. From here, we offer offshore private, investment and corporate banking expertise. We bring the global strength of the Barclays Group to South Africa to help you achieve your financial ambitions.

As our client, you can benefit from the offshore independence that Barclays brings and the trust and expertise that we’ve gained from 300 years of banking. In the Private Bank, we strive to continue building and develop these relationships by delivering world-class offshore products and services.

Our Private Bank supports family offices and ultra-high net-worth individuals and their families, helping them preserve and grow their wealth for future generations.


Personal service from a global team

Getting to know you, your financial personality and your goals is essential for us. This allows us to create a strategy designed to suit your unique needs. Your dedicated relationship manager, leverages our global network, to bring you the right blend of ideas, opportunities and people to address your wealth management needs. Whether you’re thinking of succession planning, sustainable investing or diversified exposure across geographies - we have you covered.

Creating the right service for you

Wealth means different things to different people. We offer a wide choice of banking, investment and advisory services.

Contact your local team


Become a Private Bank client in South Africa

Discuss your needs with us and find out how we can help you achieve your goals. We serve clients who can establish an investment portfolio of at least £5 million (or local currency equivalent) with us.


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Telephone: +44 (0) 808 169 9205^ or 020 7574 3003*

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Email us at: Privatebankclientservices@barclays.com

Opening hours 09:00 to 17:00 (UTC, Monday to Friday)