Commercial Banking

We are your trusted and dependable international banking partner

Welcome to Standard Chartered Commercial Banking

We focus on helping your business develop a strong international foothold and providing bespoke solutions to meet your business needs.

Supporting your cash management needs

Providing cash management solutions to support your needs.

Cash Management Services
Comprehensive Payments Solution

Our comprehensive payment services can help you reduce your overall processing costs for domestic and global payments, saving you time and money while providing a value-added service to your suppliers.

Collection Services

Our collection solution leverages on the Bank’s extensive knowledge of delivering products and services for the local market. Additionally, we leverage on our partnership with TPB Bank to extend our reach to over 20 locations across key regions including Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Kigoma, Mbeya, Mtwara, Mwanza, and Zanzibar. Our solutions enable you to meet your objectives of reducing costs, increasing efficiency and profitability through better receivables and risk management.

Extensive Clearing Services

Our international network and multi-currency capabilities are well-placed to provide you with seamless services for all your clearing requirements worldwide, ensuring that you get the benefit of early availability of funds.

Liquidity Management

We can help you to define a customised liquidity management solution that helps you optimise processes, improve strategic decision making and increase your treasury efficiency. With our global experience and on-the-ground market knowledge, we can help you define an overall cash management strategy which incorporates a liquidity management solution that best meets your needs.

Funding your growth

Providing you with business loans, working capital, trade finance with a variety of loan options and credit facilities.

Working Capital & Trade Financing
Supply Chain Financing

Whether you are a supplier or a buyer, your cash flow is affected by your trading partners’ ability to raise funds efficiently. We ensure that partners in your supply chains have access to sufficient, steady financing on competitive terms.

Working Capital

We offer a comprehensive range of credit facilities with competitive interest rates and a variety of repayment options to suit your needs. With an international presence in over 27 markets, we can structure a financing solution best suited to your working capital requirements to help you grow internationally.

Documentary and Open Account Trade

You can navigate the waters of international trade via our fully integrated channels and global technology platforms.
Our global network is ideally suited to helping you with satisfaction of your trade needs internationally.

Managing market volatility for your business

Protecting your business from foreign exchange and market fluctuations.

Managing Market Volatility
Foreign Exchange Risk Management

We offer you with access to a wide range of emerging market and G10 currencies, payments and trading in over 100 currencies via traditional voice and electronic channels. We work with you on your hedging, investment and funding requirements, delivering focused end-to-end, risk-management, investment and funding solutions.

Commodity Price Risk Management

Commodity price fluctuations can significantly erode profit margins, debt serviceability, credit worthiness and undermine share price. We offer extensive capabilities across all commodities sectors with solutions covering a broad range of products which will allow you to manage your commodities price risk.

Establishing international networks

Our presence in 27 markets enables us to help you expand and establish yourselves internationally by seamlessly supporting your cross-border payments, trade requirements, investments and wealth needs.

Our International Networks
Strong Franchise

We have a broad geographical footprint, with a presence in 27 markets across Asia, the Middle East and Africa; serving our Commercial Banking clients for more than 150 years.

Single Touch-point

We provide a unified, consistent and global view of our relationship with you across the bank’s footprint through Straight2Bank.

Extensive Local Coverage

We have a large branch network in our core markets and can connect you with local clearing houses in all major markets.

Centralised Processes

We have streamlined our on-boarding to serve you and your subsidiaries seamlessly across our network.

Providing you with the right support

We value our relationship with you and we’re here to help; whatever you need to make your business grow. We are committed to providing you the highest level of service. And getting things done when it counts for you.

Providing you with the right support
Relationship Manager

Our relationship managers will be able to help you plan as your business evolves in a fast-changing world.

Team Based Support

Our relationship managers are supported by a team of experienced client coverage managers as well as specialists in our extensive offering of products and services. These teams will provide you with the optimal level of service and attention, supporting you in establishing yourselves internationally.

Dedicated Client Service Group

Our Client Service Group for businesses is just a call away.



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