Seamless international banking beyond borders.

Seamless international banking beyond borders.

Boundaries do not constrain you. Nor would we.

Whether you are travelling overseas, settling in a new country or investing overseas, we are able to provide comprehensive solutions to meet your financial needs, onshore and offshore.1

Global recognition for you and your family

As a Priority Banking customer, your status extends worldwide. Your family will also enjoy the same recognition whether at home or overseas. This will allow you to enjoy the same privileges for your accounts in other countries.

Designated International Banking Centres worldwide

Designated International Banking Centres worldwide

A warm welcome awaits you and your family at more than 200 Priority Banking or designated International Banking Centres across Asia and the Middle East.

Present your Priority Banking ATM or Visa Infinite Card and receive:

  • Access to our exclusive Priority Banking lounge facilities
  • Local and offshore banking information upon request
  • Preferential foreign currency exchange rates2
Free international fund transfers

Enjoy complimentary fund transfers at our branches and online when transferring money internationally between your Standard Chartered Bank accounts3.

Free ATM cash withdrawals worldwide

Your Priority Banking ATM Card is your passport to financial convenience as you can access your accounts and make cash withdrawals free of charge4 at Standard Chartered Bank and Visa/ ATMs worldwide.

Pre-arrival account opening

As a Priority Banking customer your needs are always anticipated. For example, if you are relocating to another country, simply give us the details ahead of time and your new accounts will be opened and ready when you arrive, subject to local regulations.

Global Link, a one-click access to your worldwide accounts1

Our Global link online banking feature instantly allows you to have a consolidated view of your Standard Chartered Bank accounts in all major countries5 anytime, anywhere.

Global foreign exchange discounts at Travelex6

Present your Priority Banking ATM or Visa Infinite Card and you will receive special discounts on foreign exchange at Travelex outlets in over 740 locations across 20 countries.

International Financial Solutions — Local and Offshore

Whether you are at home, investing overseas or even relocating to other countries, we provide comprehensive solutions to serve your international financial needs. A local Relationship Manager will always be on hand to assist you, from enquiries on overseas account opening to expert advice on local markets. It is our commitment to you, for your peace of mind wherever you go.


1 International services or benefits may not be available in all countries and are subject to local regulations. Please contact your branch or your Relationship Manager for more details.
2 Applicable to countries with preferential foreign exchange rates for local Priority Banking customers.
3 Handling commission and cable charges are waived for fund transfers between Standard Chartered Bank accounts only. Fee imposed by other banks will apply. Charges may apply for transactions of more than US$100,000.
4 All fee waivers, charges and exchange rates are subject to change at the Bank's discretion and may be adjusted from time to time; customers will be notified of any changes 15 days prior to affecting them. For the latest information on services charges and terms and conditions, log on to www.sc.com/bh/
5 Countries include Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, India, United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, Thailand, China, Indonesia and Bahrain. More countries will be added to this programme.
6 Subject to Travelex Terms and Conditions. Conversion shall be effected at the Bank's then prevailing rate of exchange for such currency or any rate prescribed by any relevant organisation involved in the services or package. For details of rate discounts, please refer to https://www.travelex.com/.

Terms and Conditions apply. For more details, please contact your Relationship Manager.

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