How you start in life shouldn’t determine your future

Futuremakers by Standard Chartered empowers young people around the world to learn, earn and grow. 

Accelerating towards net zero

We’re mobilising USD300 billion in green and transition finance

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A carbon-free future for all

It’s time for change. It’s time to leave carbon behind. That’s why partnering with our clients to achieve net-zero emissions...

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Sustainable Investments

The money you invest can have a positive impact on the world

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How you start in life shouldn’t determine your future

We're empowering young people to unleash their full potential, lifting participation in the economies of our core markets, transforming lives and communities.

Futuremakers by Standard Chartered empowers young people around the world to learn, earn and grow

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Ship breaking

Every week, one worker dies from the dangerous job of breaking ships. See how we’re working with shipyard owners in Bangladesh to change how things are done in the industry.

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Protecting wildlife

Criminal syndicates kill an elephant every 25 minutes for its tusk. See how we’re working with partners to fight the money laundering that fuels the illegal wildlife trade.

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Living longer

With doubling lifespans, it’s become even more important to make better financial decisions earlier. See how we can help you prepare for a longer life, so you can enjoy it on your own terms.

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Gender equality

Women are less likely to reach top management positions. But gender shouldn’t be a barrier to progress. See how we’re tackling gender equality.

Supply Chain

When everything you buy comes from an invisible network of suppliers, manufacturers and distributors, how would you know if it’s made the right way? 

Global Trade

We believe the world is a better place when people exchange what they have. Which is why we’ve been driving global trade across Asia, Africa and the Middle East for over 160 years, and continue to do so today.

 
Standard Chartered: Joining hands, communities are helping the fight against COVID-19

Covid 19

What we do today determines what we become tomorrow.  That’s why we’re taking action today to support businesses, communities and individuals, so we can all look forward to a better tomorrow. 

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Sustainable Finance

If you had USD75 billion to spend to make the world greener, cleaner and more sustainable, would you spend it?