Investec Group provides various financial products and services in the United Kingdom and Europe, South Africa, Mauritius, India, Hong Kong, India, Australia, and the United States. The company offers wealth and investment products and services, including portfolio management, discretionary wealth management, financial planning, stockbroking/execution, pensions and retirement, and investment advisory services for private clients, charities, pension funds and trusts. It also provides specialist banking products and services comprising private banking products, such as lending, savings, foreign exchange, private capital, and transactional banking services; corporate, business, and institutional banking products, including lending, advisory, and treasury and risk management solutions, as well as institutional research, sale, and trading services; and investment services comprising property and property investment and fund management products. The company serves government, institutional, corporate, and high net worth and high-income clients. Investec Group was founded in 1974 and is based in Sandton, South Africa.