Standard Chartered Bank

Low volatility and China’s big trade surplus could help keep the currency rising against the U.S. dollar this year, says HSBC’s Paul Mackel.
Barclays Corporate, a provider of integrated banking solutions, has named Ray Zabarte as global head of trade and working capital product management and Adrian Ow as head of risk weighted asset optimization, trade and working capital.
The Hong Kong branch of Standard Chartered Bank, has priced lower tier 2 bond worth $586.59 million.
Rajeev Chalisgaonkar has joined the Indian unit of Standard Chartered Bank, the country’s largest foreign lender.
India’s central bank will need to intervene more actively in the country’s foreign exchange market to curb the rupee’s fall, according to Standard Chartered Bank.
Solar cell maker Hanwha SolarOne has acquired a five-year loan of $100 million.
Standard Chartered Bank has hired Peter Baird as head of private equity for Africa.
The power division of San Miguel Corp. has reduced the size of its planned initial public offering.
Clearstream will add Standard Chartered Bank as a new cash correspondent bank in Hong Kong.
Neal Livingston has joined Royal Bank of Scotland as head of global transaction services for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.