Standard Chartered bank is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London; it was formed in the Year 1969 with the merger of two Banks The Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China, and Standard Bank of British South Africa.
The Standard Chartered bank has grown to become a Universal Bank with operations in consumer, corporate and institutional banking, and treasury services.
It operates a network of more than 1,200 branches and outlets (including subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures) across more than 70 countries and employs around 87,000 people. Despite being based in the United Kingdom it does not conduct retail banking in the United Kingdom.
They are the largest international bank in India with 99 branches in 42 cities. They are also the oldest international bank present in India for over 150 years.