Do you Know?

Every year, we extract almost 90 BILLION TONS of biomass, fossil energy, metal, and minerals from the earth – that’s more than 11 tons for every single person on earth. The consequences are alarming. NASA predicted that in 80 years all rainforests will be gone.

What should we do? We can’t change the past but our decision today and every single day going forward is very important for a sustainable future.

Here at Standard Chartered Bank, we are pleased to partner with you to kickstart our journey to build a sustainable future. Bring it to live action with Standard Chartered Bank Sustainable Time Deposit.


Purposeful Investment
To address long-term environmental challenges
Put your
Values in Action
Dedicated towards financing sustainable assets
Earn up to
0.18% p.a. interest1
Throughout the deposit tenor.

Note: 1Apply for Sustainable Time Deposit in USD

Why invest in Sustainable Time Deposit?
Purposeful Investment Make the change today
Your deposit balances in Sustainable Time Deposit are dedicated towards financing sustainable loans and projects in developing countries aligned to the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). Put your money to work addressing some of the world’s biggest long-term challenges such as climate change, and financial inclusion.

Useful Information


1. What are Sustainable Time Deposit?

Sustainable Time Deposit give clients the chance to deposit funds, knowing that the loans referenced against these align to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Customers at the same time take part in environmental conservation, social development and the application of sustainable finance principles.

2. What are the benefits of Sustainable Time Deposit?

By depositing funds in Sustainable Time Deposit, you will also be a part of Standard Chartered Bank’s activities that help aim to finance the UN SDGs projects.

3. How are Sustainable Time Deposit different from USD Time Deposits?

Sustainable Time Deposit function just like a normal Time Deposit. Your funds will be placed in the time deposit for the period of the tenor. Upon maturity, you will be able to access the funds in your savings account and the interest earned.
The difference is in the sustainable impact, which the funds are used to support sustainable development in order to ensure the integrity of the environment.


Sustainable Development Goals we are supporting

Sustainable Development Goals we are supporting

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