Standard Chartered Bank launches initiative to increase access to financial services for Women

Standard Chartered Bank has today launched the Women in Tech Access to Capital initiative aimed at increasing women’s participation in business. The initiative will help women entrepreneurs access start-up financing and help grow their businesses. As part of the Bank’s … Continue reading Standard Chartered Bank launches initiative to increase access to financial services for Women

Standard Chartered Extends KShs 200 million credit line to Gertrude’s Hospital in fight against Covid-19

Standard Chartered Kenya announced that Gertrudes Hospital is the latest company to complete a drawdown from the Bank’s global USD1 billion COVID-19 financing commitment, underscoring its ongoing efforts to support local businesses in the pandemic response. Standard Chartered’s extension of … Continue reading Standard Chartered Extends KShs 200 million credit line to Gertrude’s Hospital in fight against Covid-19

Kenya presents a USD40 billion opportunity for the private sector to invest in sustainable development

The Standard Chartered SDG Investment Map reveals an almost USD10 trillion (USD9.668 trillion) opportunity for private-sector investors across all emerging markets to help achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with Kenya representing USD40 billion of that total. The study … Continue reading Kenya presents a USD40 billion opportunity for the private sector to invest in sustainable development