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Winter 2017/ 2018


Helping Feed the Hungry in San Francisco

Standard Chartered volunteers sifted and measured four thousand pounds of oats to be used by over 400 organizations that are affiliated with the food bank.

Helping Feed the Hungry in San Francisco

Employees from Standard Chartered Bank's San Francisco office volunteering at the SF-Marin Food Bank.

Standard Chartered Women in Tech Program achieves Gender Parity

Standard Chartered is proud to have achieved gender parity in our Women in Technology Program!

Since October 2014, Standard Chartered has been working with the Zahn Center at the City College of New York (CCNY) to support calls for more diversity in the technology sector, and for more opportunities for women to develop entrepreneurial and leadership expertise. Prior to the launch of the Standard Chartered Women in Technology Incubator, female representation was at 17%. Female participation in the program has almost tripled since then to gender parity today.

Standard Chartered Supports the Computer Center for Visually Impaired People

Spring 2017


Staff Team Cycles from Philadelphia to New York to Raise Funds and Awareness for Preventable Blindness

The Americas Ride for Sight is an annual tradition where staff raise funds and awareness for the Bank’s preventable blindness charity, Seeing is Believing.

2017 marked the 5th year of the ride and the team cycled 150 miles and raised USD15,000 for Seeing is Believing. Please visit www.seeingisbelieving.org to learn more.

Staff Team Cycles from Philadelphia to New York to Raise Funds and Awareness for Preventable Blindness

Standard Chartered launches STEM Education Bootcamp for young women

Standard Chartered sponsors the Women+Tech incubator at the Zahn Center, City College of New York. In an effort to support S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education, the Bank launched a 6 week summer program, #Bossgirls for high school students to engage young women on entrepreneurship and tech.

Participants completed the summer Bootcamp program, and learned the fundamentals of starting your own company, how to do market research, and perfect their pitch.

Standard Chartered launches STEM Education Bootcamp for young women

Reaching the Homebound Elderly with CityMeals

From delivering meals to making social visits, Citymeals offers volunteer opportunities in all five boroughs – Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and The Bronx.

Reaching the Homebound Elderly with CityMeals

Staff Teams Volunteer at the Bowery Mission

The Bowery Mission helps the homeless by meeting immediate needs: food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. In their residential recovery programs, they address deeper needs for life and job skills training, and addiction recovery.

Staff Teams Volunteer at the Bowery Mission

Staff volunteering at an evening meal service

Standard Chartered Supports the Computer Center for Visually Impaired People

Standard Chartered employees volunteered with Baruch College’s Computer Center for Visually Impaired People (CCVIP) at their 10thAnnual Conference, “Going the Distance: Your Life, Your Way.”

For over 30 years, CCVIP has used computers equipped with the latest assistive technology: speech synthesizers, print enlargement, and braille printers - to help visually impaired people achieve their educational, professional, and personal goals.

Standard Chartered Supports the Computer Center for Visually Impaired People

Winter 2016 / 2017


Standard Chartered receives the "Above and Beyond" award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve ("ESGR")

Standard Chartered recently received the “Above and Beyond” award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (“ESGR”). The ESGR is a U.S. Department of Defense program established in 1972 to promote cooperation and understanding between Reserve Component Service members and their civilian employers. The award is given to employers who are supportive of the military and understanding of the level of commitment needed to balance both military and civilian careers.

Standard Chartered receives the Above and Beyond award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

UpGlo’s partnership with Standard Chartered Bank

Standard Chartered Bank has enjoyed a partnership with UpGlo since August 2011. The partnership is multifaceted, including opportunities for employee volunteering, mentorship and talent sourcing. Through this relationship, we aim to facilitate an opportunity for staff to provide feedback, guidance and strategies to develop cross-cultural competencies and communication skills to secure employment in the U.S.

To date, over 125 Bank staff have volunteered in mock interviews, networking events, and long-term mentoring programs.

UpGlo’s partnership with Standard Chartered Bank

Standard Chartered staff supporting the annual Upwardly Global 2017 Passport to Possibilities Gala.

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March 3rd 2014

A material security flaw has been discovered affecting Apple devices. If you are using an Apple product (desktop, laptop, iPhone, iPad), please do not use the Safari browser to perform your online banking or Straight2Bank transactions, especially from public or unsecured Wifi networks (cafes, hotels, public lounges). Apple has released security patches for iPhones, iPads and Mac computers and you are advised to install them promptly.

In the meantime, you can use an alternative browser or use the Breeze App for your Online Banking transactions.