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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

Asia beckons!

Asia's fast-changing landscape is fuelling the global recovery, providing exciting opportunities for businesses that can act decisively.

Asia's fast-changing landscape is fuelling the global recovery, providing exciting opportunities for businesses that can act decisively.

A brighter 2021

Four major factors will determine the outlook for equity markets: distribution of vaccines, outlook for government and central bank policies,…

Four major factors will determine the outlook for equity markets: distribution of vaccines, outlook for government and central bank policies,…

Trade beyond borders | 14 Jan 2021

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

Leaving the legacy of sight through Seeing is Believing

We reflect on Seeing is Believing’s achievements in tackling and preventing avoidable blindness and visual impairment worldwide.

We reflect on Seeing is Believing’s achievements in tackling and preventing avoidable blindness and visual impairment worldwide.

Explore our world | 27 Jan 2021

Could fraudsters exploit the COVID-19 vaccine?

Countries around the world have begun vaccinating people against COVID-19 but will demand for the jab open the door to…

Countries around the world have begun vaccinating people against COVID-19 but will demand for the jab open the door to…

Explore our world | 20 Jan 2021

Why climate risk matters

Climate change is a growing financial risk around the world. We’re working with Imperial College London to understand the science…

Climate change is a growing financial risk around the world. We’re working with Imperial College London to understand the science…

Explore our world | 9 Dec 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 | 27 Nov 2020

The three Ps of pandemic money management

Why planning, purchasing sustainably and powering up your devices are the biggest personal finance tips during COVID-19

Why planning, purchasing sustainably and powering up your devices are the biggest personal finance tips during COVID-19

Grow your wealth | 11 Dec 2020

Why positivity is your best asset for fighting financial stress

In times of economic turmoil, the right mindset could be key to coping with money worries

In times of economic turmoil, the right mindset could be key to coping with money worries

Grow your wealth | 11 Dec 2020

Growing your investments in a crisis: five insights from our expert

A crisis doesn’t have to mean financial ruin for your investments. Here’s how to make the most of a turbulent…

A crisis doesn’t have to mean financial ruin for your investments. Here’s how to make the most of a turbulent…

Grow your wealth | 2 Dec 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

Asia beckons!

Asia's fast-changing landscape is fuelling the global recovery, providing exciting opportunities for businesses that can act decisively.

Asia's fast-changing landscape is fuelling the global recovery, providing exciting opportunities for businesses that can act decisively.

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…