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Adaptation and its crucial role in the future of our planet

Battling climate change is not limited to reducing our carbon output, we also need to adapt to our changing world

Battling climate change is not limited to reducing our carbon output, we also need to adapt to our changing world

Explore our world | 30 Aug 2022

Watch: Our net-zero transition video series

As part of our efforts to help clients and communities transition to net-zero, we hosted a series of panel discussions…

As part of our efforts to help clients and communities transition to net-zero, we hosted a series of panel discussions…

Explore our world | 3 Jun 2022

Private investment crucial to funding a just transition

Urgent investment is needed to help emerging markets make a just net-zero transition and private capital must be part of…

Urgent investment is needed to help emerging markets make a just net-zero transition and private capital must be part of…

Explore our world | 7 Apr 2022

Helping track the traffickers

Tackling people trafficking is one of the world’s toughest challenges. By following the money, we can help the authorities identify…

Tackling people trafficking is one of the world’s toughest challenges. By following the money, we can help the authorities identify…

Explore our world | 30 Sep 2021

Building a flagship global payments hub

SCPay is Standard Chartered’s award-winning global platform for high-value, bulk and micro payments. Developed with a fully cloud native architecture…

SCPay is Standard Chartered’s award-winning global platform for high-value, bulk and micro payments. Developed with a fully cloud native architecture…

Explore our world | 27 Sep 2021

Taking good care of your leadership health

Everyone has leadership potential. That is the thinking behind Ji Hyun’s Leadership Health project

Everyone has leadership potential. That is the thinking behind Ji Hyun’s Leadership Health project

Explore our world | 24 Aug 2021

The anatomy of an investigation: How we fight financial crime

How do we investigate allegations of bribery, corruption or money laundering? The i3 team explain how we handle our caseload.

How do we investigate allegations of bribery, corruption or money laundering? The i3 team explain how we handle our caseload.

Explore our world | 2 Jul 2021

Net-zero by 2050: Half of companies not transitioning fast enough

Urgent action is needed for the world to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 but evidence suggests we are still…

Urgent action is needed for the world to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 but evidence suggests we are still…

Explore our world | 12 May 2021

Refining the employment ‘product’

Tanuj, our Group Head of Human Resources, on how technology can help improve employee experiences – making them more inclusive,…

Tanuj, our Group Head of Human Resources, on how technology can help improve employee experiences – making them more inclusive,…

Explore our world | 1 Apr 2021

Keeping children safe: Our work with ICMEC on cryptocurrency

We’re working with the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children to understand the role cryptocurrency may play in financing…

We’re working with the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children to understand the role cryptocurrency may play in financing…

Explore our world | 31 Mar 2021

Meet the 14-year-old girl tackling the male-dominated world of tech

Elizabeth joined our Futuremakers programme to pursue her tech dreams

Elizabeth joined our Futuremakers programme to pursue her tech dreams

Explore our world | 17 Mar 2021

How our COVID-19 Fund is supporting communities across the world

From helping children learn remotely to providing food packages, our donations to UNICEF and the Red Cross are helping support…

From helping children learn remotely to providing food packages, our donations to UNICEF and the Red Cross are helping support…

Explore our world | 3 Mar 2021

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

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

Sourcing soy sustainably: our new approach for clients

We'll support clients who are committed to sustainable sourcing from Brazil's Cerrado region

We'll support clients who are committed to sustainable sourcing from Brazil's Cerrado region

Explore our world | 26 Aug 2020