ISBN 9780702199783
Author Sharrock
Edition 1st


The Law of Banking and Payment in South Africa 1ed by Sharrock, provides an explanation of some of the more important aspects of the law applicable to banks and banking in South Africa, along with the principles that govern payment and payment systems in this country.

The Law of Banking and Payment in South Africa covers the following areas: a general introduction to banks and banking law; the nature of banking law and its sources; the role and function of the Reserve Bank and the various statutes that regulate banks; the bank customer relationship; miscellaneous banking services provided by banks; general principles of payment; the law applicable to various payment systems; unauthorized cheque payments and unauthorized electronic funds transfers; international sale transactions; and bank guarantees.

The aim of the authors is to provide a text that is both accessible for students and other persons seeking to gain a basic understanding of the subject, and comprehensive enough to be useful to lawyers, bankers and those who work in the field of banking and finance.