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FirstRand reported an increase in interim profit, despite a challenging economic backdrop.

The financial services group’s normalised earnings grew 7% during the period, thanks to what it calls impressive results from First National Bank (FNB), its retail and commercial banking unit.

FirstRand CEO Alan Pullinger joined Business Day TV to discuss the numbers and the group’s long-term growth strategy.

FirstRand CEO Alan Pullinger talks to Business Day TV about the group’s interim results and long-term growth strategy

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