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Financial Markets

Financial Markets Overview

Financial Markets Sales

Award-Winning, Innovative Solutions

Standard Chartered Japan provides clients with innovative, appropriate solutions for managing cross-border interest rate and currency risks.

By leveraging our expertise gained through experience in local markets, our extensive global network and our excellent track record in emerging markets, we provide support for access both to key currency markets and to highly regulated local markets with low liquidity.

Specifically, we do a wide range of business including;

  • Foreign exchange funds and derivatives
  • Commodities
  • Credit
  • Project finance
  • Syndication
  • Corporate advisory services including M&A

We are a major clearer of Hong Kong and Singapore dollars and most other Asian currencies as well as US dollars, yen and other major global currencies.

In addition to strong currency settlement capabilities, our extensive network of branches across Asia, Africa and the Middle East enables us to provide powerful support for treasury operations wherever our clients do business.

Financing & Securities Services

Diverse experience with local expertise

Standard Chartered has been meeting securities industry participants’ needs in the Greater Asia region for over 160 years, serving a discerning client base that comprises leading North American, European and Asian institutions. We count among our clients the world’s largest global custodians, broker-dealers, fund managers and institutional investors.

As one of the world’s leading international banks, we bring to you a wealth of diverse experience and standards combined with our local market expertise and banking infrastructure.

Financing & Securities Services aims to provide securities industry participants with tailored solutions to meet your unique needs in the securities services domain in Greater Asia.

Our securities services network extends across 17 markets:

  • Bangladesh
  • China – Shanghai A & B shares – Shenzhen B shares
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Malaysia
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • U.A.E (Dubai)

In addition to providing you with custody and clearing services, Standard Chartered also offers fund services. This will provide you with full valuation services and a wide spectrum of customised reports on your portfolio. This service is specifically developed to offer you the flexibility of extensive reporting facilities and the ability to handle a wide variety of instruments.

Standard Chartered also works with broker dealers to meet specific requirements for back office outsourcing, leveraging on the expertise residing within us in local market settlement.

With our extensive Asian network and comprehensive range of commercial banking solutions, we offer clients the convenience of dealing with a single provider for all their banking requirements.

Our Strengths:

  • Advanced information systems
  •  In depth local market expertise
  •  Integrated and flexible core services
  •  Strong client focus
  •  Total quality management

Financial Markets (Global site)

Learn more about our award-winning solutions in equities, commodities, foreign exchange, capital markets, structured products and more by visiting our global site.