Tag: Standard Chartered


Six global banks endorse Swift’s new platform for international payments flows

June 30, 2021

Via: FinTech Futures

Bank of China, BNY Mellon, BNP Paribas, Citi, Deutsche Bank and Standard Chartered have all confirmed they’re making preparations to adopt the platform. Swift has recently rolled out a new roadmap for the platform, claiming it will allow banks “to […]

Activity, Corporate Banking

Third wave of COVID-19 forces Hong Kong banks to close branches

July 22, 2020

Via: Banking Technology

The South China Morning Posts reports that the 11 lenders will partially or completely shut down operations at some 58 branches – about 5% of the city’s total – from 21 July. The restrictions come as the latest outbreak pushed […]

Activity, Corporate Banking

UK banks scrap dividends as recession fears build across Europe

April 1, 2020


Some of the U.K.’s biggest lenders have agreed to scrap billions of pounds of payments to shareholders following pressure from the Bank of England (BOE). Barclays, Santander, Lloyds, NatWest, Standard Chartered and HSBC confirmed late on Tuesday that they will […]


Standard Chartered and Huawei tackling corporate payments with blockchain

October 10, 2018

Via: Banking Technology

It aims to enable triggering financing or payment instructions in real-time through APIs, rather than through manual paper-based or e-mail instructions. The solution combines IoT and cloud capabilities to track goods in real-time, reducing operational risks and providing reliable data […]