Accelerating female financial talent

Advocacy, mentorship and opportunities are three elements identified by rising female leaders as being essential to improving diversity.

Advocacy, mentorship and opportunities are three elements identified by rising female leaders as being essential to improving diversity.

27 Sep 2021

Why decarbonisation remains shipping’s foremost challenge – and opportunity in a changing world

From disruptions to supply chains caused by the pandemic, environmental regulations and increasing pressures to decarbonise, what does the future…

From disruptions to supply chains caused by the pandemic, environmental regulations and increasing pressures to decarbonise, what does the future…

27 Sep 2021

Goal coach helps timid student find her voice

The Futuremakers’ Goal programme in Pakistan has coached a young student to grow in confidence and establish mutual support and…

The Futuremakers’ Goal programme in Pakistan has coached a young student to grow in confidence and establish mutual support and…

27 Sep 2021

Unleashing Vietnam’s clean power potential

Two of Vietnam’s new wind power projects have overcome the obstacles of pressing commencement deadlines, challenging funding conditions and a…

Two of Vietnam’s new wind power projects have overcome the obstacles of pressing commencement deadlines, challenging funding conditions and a…

27 Sep 2021

Digital escrow: New ways of facilitating commerce

Commercial relationships can be constrained by risk and complexity. The good news is there is now a solution that will…

Commercial relationships can be constrained by risk and complexity. The good news is there is now a solution that will…

23 Sep 2021

Can carbon trading help the shipping industry reach net zero?

Shipping is seen as one of the most difficult industries to decarbonise, and industry players blame the lack of commercially…

Shipping is seen as one of the most difficult industries to decarbonise, and industry players blame the lack of commercially…

23 Sep 2021

Why ASEAN Offers Next-Level Growth for the US

ASEAN offers US companies wider access to global markets through a growing middle class, sizeable market of over 650 million…

ASEAN offers US companies wider access to global markets through a growing middle class, sizeable market of over 650 million…

22 Sep 2021

Connecting capital – how treasurers are directing post-pandemic recovery

As development organisations grapple with the challenge of building a more sustainable recovery, treasurers are connecting capital with those who…

As development organisations grapple with the challenge of building a more sustainable recovery, treasurers are connecting capital with those who…

21 Sep 2021

Economic, societal potential of green economy a key growth driver for ASEAN

Prioritising sustainability helps cement customer loyalty, grow customer base and ultimately increases profitability.

Prioritising sustainability helps cement customer loyalty, grow customer base and ultimately increases profitability.

17 Sep 2021

Towards a more equitable and sustainable Philippines

Sustainable finance is positively influencing society in the Philippines. A recent bond issuance exemplifies its potential to create habitats that…

Sustainable finance is positively influencing society in the Philippines. A recent bond issuance exemplifies its potential to create habitats that…

16 Sep 2021

Work experience opens up career opportunities

Business administration student Anqi dreams of getting a job with a Fortune 500 company after finishing the Work Experience programme…

Business administration student Anqi dreams of getting a job with a Fortune 500 company after finishing the Work Experience programme…

15 Sep 2021

Supply chain financing: an effective way to finance developing markets

Supply chain finance is emerging as an effective instrument to reduce financing gaps in developing markets.

Supply chain finance is emerging as an effective instrument to reduce financing gaps in developing markets.

14 Sep 2021

Filling the infrastructure funding gap in Africa: where collaboration meets innovation

Here’s how collaboration and innovation are becoming key to providing long term infrastructure funding in many high-risk emerging markets like…

Here’s how collaboration and innovation are becoming key to providing long term infrastructure funding in many high-risk emerging markets like…

6 Sep 2021

Case Study: USD 1.1bn financing project to develop and improve water infrastructure in Angola

Learn how we helped Angola’s Ministry of Finance fund a transformational development project that brought together multiple stakeholders.

Learn how we helped Angola’s Ministry of Finance fund a transformational development project that brought together multiple stakeholders.

6 Sep 2021

Mainstreaming ESG and resilience through supply chain finance

Through supply chain finance, improvements can be made to promote healthier & more sustainable supply chains, and future-proof trade against…

Through supply chain finance, improvements can be made to promote healthier & more sustainable supply chains, and future-proof trade against…

1 Sep 2021

Green shoots of recovery benefit horticultural entrepreneur

‘Green shoots of recovery’ is often overused as a term meaning economic signs of growth. However, it sums up the…

‘Green shoots of recovery’ is often overused as a term meaning economic signs of growth. However, it sums up the…

31 Aug 2021

Case study: Sustainability-linked loan to CSSC (Hong Kong) Shipping Company Limited

Find out how CSSC Shipping and Standard Chartered worked together on a 10 year-sustainability-linked loan that will specifically support CSSC’s…

Find out how CSSC Shipping and Standard Chartered worked together on a 10 year-sustainability-linked loan that will specifically support CSSC’s…

31 Aug 2021