About Us

Standard Chartered

We are a leading international banking group, with a presence in 59 of the world’s most dynamic markets, and serving clients in a further 85. More than 75% of our global footprint overlaps with the Belt & Road markets. Our purpose is to drive commerce and prosperity through our unique diversity, and our heritage and values are expressed in our brand promise, here for good.

Standard Chartered PLC is listed on the London and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges.

Standard Chartered is one of the oldest international banks in China, with its first branch in Shanghai set up in 1858 and continuous operations thereafter. We were among the first batch of international banks locally incorporated in China in 2007. We have outlets across nearly 30 coastal and in-land cities in China, a testimony of our long-term commitment to China.

In recognition of our achievements in different areas, Standard Chartered was laurelled with a number of awards in 2020, including Best Implementation Award by Green Investment Principles, Financier of Shanghai, Best RMB Bank by The Assets, Foreign Bank of 2020 by The Paper, Excellent Foreign Bank of the Year by Wallstreet.cn, Innovative Supply Chain Finance Bank of the year by The Economic Observer, World’s Best Bank for Cash Management Award by Global Finance, Bond Connect Top Market Maker by Bond Connect, Best Foreign Bank on Brand & Marketing by CBN, Innovative Digital Service Financial Institutions of the Year by 21 Century Business Herald, Best Digital Brand Campaign by The Asian Banker, Excellent Wealth Management Brand by Shanghai Securities, Best PR Case by Shanghai Banking Association, Outstanding CSR Program by JRJ.com, Excellent Human Resources Management Award by 51job.com etc.

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Our Global Presence

We've operated in some of the world's fastest-growing markets for more than 150 years. We aim to lead the way in Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

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Here for good

Here for good is the essence of who we are. It's about sticking by our clients and customers through good times and bad, and always trying to do the right thing.

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