Rand Merchant Bank Trading

Rand Merchant Bank Trading

From our trading desks in Johannesburg, across Africa, and India, our skilled and focused trading team provides access to, and intelligence on, spot and derivative prices across multiple asset classes.

Our documentary credit and structured solutions assist our clients with business growth through targeted trade financing and risk mitigation techniques.


These solutions include:

  • Structured trade (escrow, distribution, structured finance, structured liabilities)
  • Traditional trade (documentary credits, guarantees, foreign bills)
  • Discounting and refinancing of documentary credits
  • Risk participations

We manage equity exposure across all major indices and stocks. Our extensive structuring and trading capabilities enable us to help clients execute equity risk management strategies efficiently.


RMB Morgan Stanley’s (RMBMS) team provides sales and trading services for JSE-traded equity-linked securities, publishes research on SA companies and distributes Morgan Stanley’s global equity research in South Africa.