Standard Chartered Bank Ghana
Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited is the oldest commercial bank in Ghana and has been listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange since 1991. It began its operations in 1896 as the Bank of British West Africa and served as the Central Bank of the Gold Coast in the pre-independence era until 1953.
The Bank has three client segments – Corporate and Institutional Banking, Retail Banking and Commercial Banking supported by five product groups – Transaction Banking, Financial Markets, Retail Products, Wealth Management and Corporate Finance.
Being Ghana’s premier bank, Standard Chartered has been at the fore front of financial market development supporting trade and investment activities of our customers and clients. The Bank continues to support Ghana’s diverse sectors of the economy, leading international loan syndications to finance key economic activities such as cocoa and the emerging oil and gas sector.
Capital Market development has been a key area of interest for Standard Chartered Bank.
The Bank played a leading role in the creation of a secondary Fixed-Income market for bond trading to increase trading channels and improved price discovery for Investors and Issuers.
Standard Chartered continues to lead the way in the digital revolution in the banking industry. We are developing standardized digital platforms to meet rapidly changing client needs at the right scale and effectively engaging our clients across digital channels.
With our cutting-edge mobile and online banking platforms, our clients enjoy a consistent online experience across laptops or mobile devices and the convenience of banking from the location of their choice. In 2019, the Bank launched a full digital bank on mobile – SC Mobile providing end to end client onboarding and up to seventy in-branch service requests digitised on mobile.
Given our heritage and legacy, we provide thought leadership on key industry topics to help shape and build the banking and financial services industry by engaging key stakeholders such as regulators, policy makers and the Government.
Being part of an international banking group with footprints in 59 markets worldwide, we connect companies, institutions and individuals to, and in some of the world’s fastest growing and most dynamic regions.
Our heritage and values are expressed in our brand promise, Here for good. Our operations reflect our purpose, which is to drive commerce and prosperity through our unique diversity.
Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited has been the recipient of several local and international awards, demonstrating its leadership in the market..