Insights

Young people and dynamic emerging markets could lead the world back to growth

New Standard Chartered survey of 12,000 people in 12 markets shows many are embracing and adapting to changes in their…

Grow your wealth | 5 Aug 2020

Pursuing growth in a pandemic

Our survey of more than 300 Chief Financial Officers and senior finance executives at companies in Europe and the Americas…

Our survey of more than 300 Chief Financial Officers and senior finance executives at companies in Europe and the Americas…

Trade beyond borders | 9 Nov 2020

Will ASEAN emerge on top as companies diversify?

As COVID-19 accelerates the need for businesses to diversify, ASEAN’s strong economic fundamentals make it an attractive market

As COVID-19 accelerates the need for businesses to diversify, ASEAN’s strong economic fundamentals make it an attractive market

Trade beyond borders | 30 Jul 2020

Are China’s SMEs pointing to an economic recovery?

Our survey of 500 SMEs in mainland China shows that business is picking up

Our survey of 500 SMEs in mainland China shows that business is picking up

Trade beyond borders | 29 Jun 2020

Combatting COVID-19: our USD1 billion commitment

As companies look to ramp up production or start manufacturing personal protective equipment, we are here to help

As companies look to ramp up production or start manufacturing personal protective equipment, we are here to help

Trade beyond borders | 15 May 2020

Are you in danger of becoming a money mule?

COVID-19 has seen a rise in scammers recruiting vulnerable people as money mules but what are the warning signs? And…

COVID-19 has seen a rise in scammers recruiting vulnerable people as money mules but what are the warning signs? And…

Explore our world | 4 days ago

Are terrorist groups profiting from the pandemic?

Is COVID-19 giving terrorists an opportunity to defraud the public and what role can banks play in preventing it?

Is COVID-19 giving terrorists an opportunity to defraud the public and what role can banks play in preventing it?

Explore our world | 29 Oct 2020

Impact is more important than league tables

Driving sustainable finance to where it matters most is key to delivering the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Driving sustainable finance to where it matters most is key to delivering the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Future workplace, now

The construct of ‘work’, ‘worker’ and ‘workplace’ is changing. While we re-imagine and design for the future, let’s make it…

The construct of ‘work’, ‘worker’ and ‘workplace’ is changing. While we re-imagine and design for the future, let’s make it…

Explore our world | 15 Sep 2020

COVID-19: how SMEs are coping with the crisis

While the pandemic has been tough, many entrepreneurs are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel

While the pandemic has been tough, many entrepreneurs are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel

The last mile in unlocking sustainable development

Sustainable investing can create long-term, resilient growth, and we need to accelerate investor education to achieve progress.

Sustainable investing can create long-term, resilient growth, and we need to accelerate investor education to achieve progress.

Grow your wealth | 6 Oct 2020

Will COVID-19 dent your wealth expectancy?

COVID-19 has completely changed the way we live, spend and save but what will it mean for our long-term wealth…

COVID-19 has completely changed the way we live, spend and save but what will it mean for our long-term wealth…

Grow your wealth | 2 Oct 2020

Sustainable investing amidst COVID-19

Our expert shares insights on how COVID-19 has impacted sustainable investing and what investors should look out for as economies…

Our expert shares insights on how COVID-19 has impacted sustainable investing and what investors should look out for as economies…

Grow your wealth | 20 Aug 2020

From finding a passion to founding a fashion empire

Most successful entrepreneurs don’t leave success to chance. They build on opportunities. From a small tailoring shop, Neeru Kumar created…

Most successful entrepreneurs don’t leave success to chance. They build on opportunities. From a small tailoring shop, Neeru Kumar created…

Expand your business | 12 Nov 2020

COVID-19: how SMEs are coping with the crisis

While the pandemic has been tough, many entrepreneurs are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel

While the pandemic has been tough, many entrepreneurs are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel

COVID-19: how to balance protection and preparedness for your SME business

Many businesses are assessing the risk and vulnerability in their operations. We explain how to develop an effective risk and…

Many businesses are assessing the risk and vulnerability in their operations. We explain how to develop an effective risk and…

Failure was not an option; I put in everything I had

Entrepreneur Yue Xiupeng on his extraordinary journey from farming to founding a high-end restaurant chain

Entrepreneur Yue Xiupeng on his extraordinary journey from farming to founding a high-end restaurant chain

Expand your business | 23 Apr 2019