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Local programmes for students
Standard Chartered has a long-standing history and commitment to China mainland since 1858. Our global footprint, prominent local presence and continued investment positions us very strongly to capture China’s opportunities.
Greater Bay Area (GBA) is a strategic focus for Standard Chartered and it acts as an important gateway connecting China to the world. We have over 90 branches in 6 Greater Bay Area cities offering cross-border services.
The history of Standard Chartered in Hong Kong dates back to 1859, when The Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China opened a branch in Hong Kong. The Bank started issuing banknotes of the Hong Kong dollar in 1862.
Standard Chartered Bank has been operating in India for over 160 years making it one of the oldest foreign banks in the country. We have a network of more than 100 branches across 42 cities.
We have had a presence in Indonesia since 1859, when The Chartered Bank (now Standard Chartered) ran a business in the field of public banking through the Borneo Company in Batavia (now called Jakarta).
Standard Chartered Malaysia has always taken immense pride in being Malaysia’s first and oldest bank. Our presence in the country goes back to 1875, when we opened our first branch at Beach Street, Penang.
Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Ltd. is the oldest and largest international bank in Pakistan. It is also the first international bank to be awarded an Islamic banking license and the first to open an Islamic banking branch.
The oldest international bank in the Philippines, Standard Chartered has been serving customers since 1872. We support clients with their transaction banking, corporate finance, financial markets and borrowing needs.
Standard Chartered launched the Group’s first operation in Poland in September 2018. Based out of Warsaw, it’s our fourth Global Business Services (GBS) location globally and the first in Europe, alongside China, India and Malaysia.
We have more than 160 years of history in Singapore. We were among the first international banks to receive a Qualifying Full Bank (QFB) licence, an endorsement of the Group’s commitment to Singapore.
Standard Chartered’s history in South Africa dates back over 150 years. We pursue a focused network strategy offering corporate clients support in cross-border capital and investment opportunities.
Standard Chartered Korea is a banking and financial services company headquartered in Seoul. It was created by the acquisition of the former Korea First Bank by Standard Chartered in 2005.
Standard Chartered opened its first branch in Taiwan in 1985. With over 3,000 employees across Taiwan, Standard Chartered Bank offers clients and customers expertise across its entire portfolio of products.
We’ve had a presence in Thailand since 1894 when the Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China first established a branch in Bangkok. Since then, we’ve established a strong foundation with businesses and communities across the country.
In the United Arab Emirates, we opened our first branch in 1958 in Sharjah. Today, Dubai is the Bank’s regional hub for the Africa and Middle East region and is the centre for its Islamic Banking arm, Standard Chartered Saadiq.
London serves as the headquarters for our Europe and Americas business. It’s a hub for our Corporate, Commercial & Institutional Banking (CCIB) business, and hosts significant Private Banking and International Banking operations.
Standard Chartered Americas is based in New York City and opened in 1902, providing Corporate and Institutional Banking solutions to large corporations, governments, banks, investors and development organisations.
Standard Chartered’s history in Vietnam can be traced back to 1904 when we first opened in Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh City). We returned to Vietnam in 1990 and are fully committed to serving our clients and customers here.
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