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From our green buildings to skyscrapers - this board highlights the marvelous architecture in our sprawling African cities.
View of the historic #StandardBank building from the Rea Vaya stop #Johannesburg

Rea Vaya view - View of the historic Standard bank building from the Rea Vaya stop Pushpa Padayichie

The #StandardBank building, #Johannesburg, #SouthAfrica. Built from the top down. After the central core was built, the floors were suspended from 3 cantilevered arms.

The Standard Bank building, Built from the top down. After the central core was build, the floors were suspended from 3 cantilevered arms.

We move into our prestigious new head office building at 78 Fox Street in #Johannesburg, designed by German architect, Helmut Hentrich in 1970 #StandardBank #Architecture

We move into our prestigious new head office building at 78 Fox Street in Johannesburg, designed by German architect, Helmut Hentrich in 1970

We opened new branches in #Potchefstroom on 2 May, #Pretoria on 16 May, Lydenburg on 1 August and Heidelberg on 5 November 1877. #StandardBank #Architecture

We opened new branches in Potchefstroom on 2 May, Pretoria on 16 May, Lydenburg on 1 August and Heidelberg on 5 November

#StandardBank building #Johannesburg

#StandardBank building #Johannesburg

We opened a branch in Bulawayo #Zimbabwe on 2 May. This was the first bank in Matabeleland in 1894. #StandardBank #Architecture

We opened a branch in Bulawayo on 2 May. This was the first bank in Matabeleland in

#StandardBank - 30 Baker Street, Rosebank, #Johannesburg

#StandardBank - 30 Baker Street, Rosebank, #Johannesburg

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

#StandardBank was the first bank to open a branch on the South African diamond fields on 12 November 1870 at Klipdrift in Barkly West.  #Architecture

StandardBank was the first bank to open a branch on the South African diamond fields on 12 November 1870 at Klipdrift in Barkly West.

The Cullinan Diamond, weighing 3,032 carats, was exhibited at Standard Bank’s #Johannesburg, South Africa Branch in 1905. #StandardBank #Architecture

The Cullinan Diamond, weighing carats, was exhibited at Standard Bank’s Johannesburg, South Africa Branch in

We opened in Kalomo, the then capital of Northern Rhodesia, on 27 March 1906 – the first bank in Northern Rhodesia (#Zambia). #StandardBank #Architecture

We opened in Kalomo, the then capital of Northern Rhodesia, on 27 March 1906 – the first bank in Northern Rhodesia (

We opened in Blantyre, Nyasaland (#Malawi) on 29 April 1901. #StandardBank #Architecture

We opened in Blantyre, Nyasaland ( on 29 April

We opened a branch at Delagoa Bay (Lourenco Marques/Maputo) in Portuguese East #Africa (#Mozambique) on 20 August 1894. #StandardBank #Architecture

We opened a branch at Delagoa Bay (Lourenco Marques/Maputo) in Portuguese East Africa (Mozambique) on 20 August

#StandardBank Building #Nairobi, Kenya

#StandardBank Building #Nairobi, Kenya

Standard Bank’s new office complex in #Rosebank, #Johannesburg. #StandardBank #Architecture

Standard Bank’s new office complex in

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