Kenya’s exports to hit almost USD10.2bn by 2030 – Standard Chartered Future of Trade Report

Future of Trade 2030: Trends and markets to watch – new research by Standard Chartered – projects that global exports will grow by 70 per cent from USD17.4tn to USD29.7tn over the next decade. The report reveals 13 markets that will … Continue reading Kenya’s exports to hit almost USD10.2bn by 2030 – Standard Chartered Future of Trade Report

Standard Chartered introduces new branch model design – co shared space with ArtCaffe

Standard Chartered Bank, has today launched its first co-shared space with ArtCaffe. The Co-Shared space at Britam Centre, Upper Hill will provide a 24×7 service that include Mobile Express Banking, State-of-art ATMs, phone banking services, electronic cheque andcash deposit all … Continue reading Standard Chartered introduces new branch model design – co shared space with ArtCaffe

Standard Chartered wins the Digital innovation award at the CIO 100 Africa 2021 Awards

Standard Chartered Bank has been feted at the CIO Africa 100 Awards with the bank emerging winner in the Banking Sector Award category. The bank was recognized for its exemplary performance in the sector with a highlight on its digital innovation and … Continue reading Standard Chartered wins the Digital innovation award at the CIO 100 Africa 2021 Awards

Standard Chartered to support restoration and conservation of the Nairobi Arboretum Park

Standard Chartered Bank Kenya Limited has undertaken a 3 years partnership with Kenya Forest Services and Nairobi Arboretum Conservancy Community Forest Association (NACCFA) to support the restoration and conservation of one of the oldest parks in the city; the Nairobi Arboretum Park. … Continue reading Standard Chartered to support restoration and conservation of the Nairobi Arboretum Park

Standard Chartered Bank bags two Global Trade Review (GTR) best deals for Trade Innovation in the 2021 awards

Standard Chartered Bank scooped two prestigious Global Trade Review (GTR) awards for trade innovation. The bank was awarded the best deals in Finance Transaction for pandemic relief in Africa and Tanzania Light Railway Project Financing. For the first award, Standard Chartered Bank’s was recognized for … Continue reading Standard Chartered Bank bags two Global Trade Review (GTR) best deals for Trade Innovation in the 2021 awards

Insights into the new IMF SDR allocation – What that means for Kenya – By Eva Wanjiku Otieno, Principal, Africa Strategy, Standard Chartered Bank

The IMF has proposed a USD 650bn increase to its existing Special Drawing Rights (SDR) reserves. This could triple existing SDR reserves, boosting the IMF’s international reserve assets for member countries around the world. This initiative seeks to provide additional … Continue reading Insights into the new IMF SDR allocation – What that means for Kenya – By Eva Wanjiku Otieno, Principal, Africa Strategy, Standard Chartered Bank

Standard Chartered Women in Tech Incubator awards 5 businesses with USD10,000 funding

The Standard Chartered Bank in partnership with @iBizAfrica-Strathmore University has today awarded 5 participating businesses KES 1,000,000 each in the culmination of the 4th cohort of the Standard Chartered Bank Women in Tech incubation program.  The winning firms include:  Ecila Films which … Continue reading Standard Chartered Women in Tech Incubator awards 5 businesses with USD10,000 funding

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