Banks Overview


Swaziland is a small open economy in Southern Africa surrounded by South Africa and Mozambique, in which we have international banks and banking institutions belonging to Swaziland. The Central Bank of Swaziland is the bank of issue within the Kingdom's financial structure and it monitors and regulates four commercial banks and a society all striving to provide immaculate service to the country at the same time providing innovative solutions.

The Central Bank of Swaziland


The Central Bank of Swaziland

The bank of issue within the country's financial structure was established as the monetary authority in April 1974 under the Monetary Authority Order of that year, empowering Central Bank of Swaziland to monitor, regulate and develop Swaziland's financial infrastructure. the Central Bank of Swaziland issues the national currency, advises Government, manages the country's official reserves and deals in foreign exchange markets. the CBS also provides central clearing facilities for the commercial banks. under its Development Finance Division, the bank administers the Small Scale Enterprise Loan Guarantee and Export Credit Scheme. For more information visit



Read more: The Central Bank of Swaziland

Nedbank (Swaziland) Limited



This is one of the largest commercial banks in Swaziland in terms of assets, with a moderate deposit franchise and over 89,000 clients over 10 branches and 24 ATMs. The bank focuses on using the right people (employees) and processes to deliver customized solutions to its clients while managing risk as an enabler. Services include wholesale and retail banking (personal, private and SMEs), that fall under corporate and business banking, retail and central management functions in support of frontline business. "through our people that we are able to Make Things Happen". For further information visit any Nedbank branch or go to or call (+268 2408 1251)

Read more: Nedbank (Swaziland) Limited


Swazi Bank


SwaziBank is a Development Finance Institution (DFI) wholly owned by the Government of Swaziland. It is involved in financing sectors such as industrial, commercial, agriculture, small micro and medium enterprises (SMME's), health, tourism, transport and mining. The Bank also offers numerous banking solutions, including savings, investment and corporate accounts, premier banking, foreign exchange, and loan facilities for housing and vehicle finance. SwaziBank, whose tagline is "The Bank with a heart", is a socially responsible corporate citizen as it ploughs back into the community within which it operates through its Corporate Social Investment (CIS) programme. It also sponsors the SwaziBank Cup, SwaziBank Schools Music. Competition and donations towards initiative such as youth entrepreneurship, poverty alleviation and health care. For more information visit 

Read more: SwaziBank

Standard Bank Swaziland

Standard Bank

Standard Bank

It is a member of the Standard Bank Group which has a global presence, with representation in 18 African countries and 21 other countries outside. It provides a full spectrum of financial services under the two broad-based divisions of Corporate and Investment Banking, and Personal and Business Banking. The Corporate and Investment Banking division serves a wide range of requirements for banking, finance, trading, investment, risk management and advisory services The Corporate and investment banking expertise is focused on industry sectors that are most relevant to emerging markets. It therefore has strong offerings in mining and metals, oil, gas and renewable energy, power, infrastructure, agribusiness, telecommunications, media and financial institutions. The Personal and Business Banking division offers banking and other financial services to individuals, small-to medium enterprises and commercial ventures. This unit serves the increasing need among Africa's business and individual customers for banking products that can meet their shifting expectations and growing wealth. Standard Bank's digital services portfolio now includes Mobile Banking (cell phone, internet and Smart banking, My Updates SMS alerts and Mobile Sales. For further information go to

Read more: Standard Bank Swaziland

Swaziland Building Society (SBS)


Swaziland Building Society

The Swaziland Building Society has created wealth for the Swazi Nation through Housing Finance for over 50 years and is the country's major provider of long-term mortgage lending and loan finance for the purchase of land existing property and constructing affordable housing. The Society offers commercial mortgage loans to the business community to obtain and develop commercial property. More information can be obtained from

Read more: Swaziland Building Society (SBS)