Group facts

We're a leading international banking group, with more than 80,000 employees and a 150-year history in some of the world's most dynamic markets.


Corporate information

Here are some top stats about Standard Chartered Bank. If you need any more information, please contact one of our local media teams.

  • Around 90% of our income and profits from Asia, Africa and Middle East

  • Top performing markets by income: Hong Kong, Singapore, India, Korea, UAE

  • We operate in 68 countries and territories

  • More than 1,100 branches

  • Around 86,000 employees

  • 130 nationalities amongst our staff

  • 33 nationalities represented by senior management

  • 46% of our employees are women

  • Listed in London, Hong Kong and Mumbai

  • Founded in China and India in 1850s


Our business - client segments

Some information about our client segments within the Bank, and the proportion of operating income they generate for the Group:

  • Corporate and Institutional Clients - representing approximately 60% of Group operating income

  • Commercial and Private Bank Clients - approximately 10% of group operating income

  • Retail Customers - approximately 30% of Group operating income


Our business - products

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Our priorities

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Our Annual Report

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