Shareholders are referred to the Trading Statement released by the Company on 13 May 2021 in terms of which shareholders were advised that the Company intends to release the financial results for the year ended 28 February 2021 (“FY results”), on or about 25 May 2021.

As a result of the year end processes taking longer than anticipated, the Company has deferred the release of the FY results. A date for the release of the FY results will be communicated in due course.

21 May 2021

The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited