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COVID-19 Financial Relief: Standard Chartered to Provide $1 Billion in Capital to Companies Fighting Coronavirus

London-based Standard Chartered, a British multinational banking and financial services company with over $700 billion in total assets, has reportedly committed $1 billion in capital to companies that are helping to address the economic challenges due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). There are now many companies… Read More

Standard Chartered Joins TradeLens, a Leading Blockchain-based Supply Chain Management Solution Developed by IBM, Maersk

London-headquartered Standard Chartered, a British multinational banking and financial services company with over $700 billion in total assets, has reportedly become the first major financial institution to join TradeLens, blockchain-powered container logistics solution created by IBM and Maersk. Standard Chartered is notably the first financial… Read More

Standard Chartered Reveals Brand Name and Website for Mox, its New Digital Bank

Standard Chartered, a British multinational banking and financial services company with over $700 billion in total assets, has revealed the new brand name, brand identity, and official website for Mox, the institution’s newly developed digital bank. Digital bank Mox’s brand name aims to reflect a… Read More

Standard Chartered Appoints Former Ripple Exec Kahina van Dyke As New Global Head of Digital Channels & Client Data Analytics

Standard Chartered, a UK-based multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, announced on Wednesday it has appointed Kahina van Dyke as its new Global Head of Digital Channels and Client Data Analytics. According to Standard Chartered, Kahina joins from Ripple where… Read More

Standard Chartered Joins Forces With Imperial College Business School For New Climate Risk Management Partnership

Standard Chartered, a UK-based multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, announced on Thursday it has joined forces with the Imperial College Business School for a new climate risk management partnership.   According to Standard Chartered, the collaboration aims to discover new… Read More

Standard Chartered Collaboration With Assembly Payments to Set Up New Venture in Next Generation Payments

Standard Chartered, a UK-based multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, announced on Tuesday it is collaborating with Assembly Payments to set up a new joint venture to deliver next-generation payment solutions for the global e-commerce industry.  According to the duo,… Read More

Digital Transformation: Standard Chartered Partners Business Cloud Software Firm, Infor, to Digitize Bank’s Financial Sector Supply Chain

Multinational financial giant Standard Chartered (SC) has teamed up with Infor, an established business cloud software firm, in order to digitize the financial industry supply chain for SC’s customers. By using the “Infor Nexus” network, created by New York-headquartered Infor, SC aims to assist its… Read More

Standard Chartered Announces Investment in Blockchain-Based Open Industry Platform Contour

Standard Chartered, a UK-based multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, announced on Tuesday it has made an investment in Contour, a blockchain-based open industry platform that will initially focus on digitally creating, exchanging, approving and issuing Letters of Credit (LCs). … Read More

Standard Chartered Announces Investment in Chinese Supply Chain Financing Platform Linklogis

Standard Chartered, a UK-based multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, announced on Thursday its strategic investment into Linklogis, a Chinese supply chain financing platform, to enhance its joint supply chain ecosystem proposition and provide suppliers with access to affordable and… Read More

Standard Chartered Introduces Public Portal For Real-Time Tracking of Cross-Border Payments

Standard Chartered, a UK-based multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, announced on Tuesday the launch of SC GPI Track, which is described as a publicly accessible portal that offers the ability to trace all cross-border payments cleared through Standard Chartered’s… Read More

Standard Chartered Partners Contextual Intelligence Decision Intelligence Software Firm Quantexa to Boost Anti-Financial Crime Efforts

London-based Standard Chartered, a multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, has teamed up with Quantexa, a contextual decision intelligence software developer, in order to enhance the bank’s anti-financial crime efforts. Quantexa’s management says the company will support Standard Chartered’s financial… Read More

Regtech: AML and Counter-Terrorism Financing Firm Silent Eight Raises $6.2 Million via Series A Round

Silent Eight, a Singapore-based regulatory technology (Regtech) company, announced on November 14 that it had raised an oversubscribed $6.2 million through a Series A investment round. The funds raised will be used to recruit new talent in order to support Silent Eight’s new clients who… Read More

Financial Giant Standard Chartered Joins Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA)

Banking giant Standard Chartered has reportedly joined the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), a global standards organization that outlines the specifications for developing large-scale, interoperable blockchain platforms. The EEA is planning to conduct further research and development (R&D) into the latest trends involving distributed ledger technology… Read More

Standard Chartered Announces Domestic Cash Management Services in Europe

Standard Chartered announced on Thursday it is set to offer clients an extensive range of cash management services out of London and Frankfurt covering the UK and Eurozone countries, following investment in a new cash management infrastructure. According Standard Chartered, the infrastructure is currently scheduled… Read More

Standard Chartered Announces Strategic Introduction Agreement With Traydstream to Digitize Documentary Trade Matching Processes

Standard Chartered announced on Tuesday it has formed a strategic agreement with Traydstream to introduce its digital trade document matching services to the Bank’s clients, which is claimed to deliver increased efficiency and transparency to document trade processing and improving the trade finance experience for… Read More

Standard Chartered Completes Cross-Border Letter of Credit Blockchain Transaction With Oil Company PTT Group

Standard Chartered Bank announced on Wednesday it has successfully executed a pilot transaction for PTT Group, PTT International Trading Pte Ltd and IRPC Public Company Limited. Standard Chartered reported that due to the significant cargo value, oil companies are often reliant on Letters of Credit… Read More

Standard Chartered Completes Joint Transaction on Blockchain Platform With Linklogis

Standard Chartered Bank announced on Monday that it and Linklogis have recently completed their first joint deep-tier supply chain financing transaction for Digital Guangdong and its upstream suppliers. According to Standard Chartered, the transaction is included in the ongoing strategic collaboration between the two parties since… Read More

China: WeiyangX Fintech Review

Online Insurance Platform Wukongbao Secures a New Round of Financing from 58 Group, Plum Ventures and Yeepay On June 20th, online insurance platform Wukongbao announced that it had received a new round of financing. Participants in the investment included 58 Group, Yeepay, and Plum Ventures…. Read More

Standard Chartered Launches Expanded Online Gateway & Mobile App For Corporates

Standard Chartered Bank announced last week it has launched an expanded online gateway and mobile app for corporate clients, to additional markets in Asia to further support its clients’ growing e-commerce and m-commerce aspirations. According to Standard Chartered, the gateway is now available in China,… Read More

Standard Chartered Launches Africa eXellerator Innovation Hub in Kenya

Standard Chartered Bank announced on Monday it has officially opened its Africa eXellerator Innovation Hub in Kenya. According to the digital bank, the innovation hub will serve asa platform to collaborated with fintechs in Kenya, as well as the broader African region to drive innovation… Read More

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