Standard Chartered is a leading international bank, listed on the London, Hong Kong and Mumbai stock exchanges. It has operated for over 150 years in some of the world's most dynamic markets and earns more than 90% of its income and profits in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. This geographic focus and commitment to developing deep relationships with clients and customers have driven the bank's growth in recent years. Operating in 68 markets, Standard Chartered employs more than 89,000 staff. The bank aims to foster sustainable growth in developing economies and to accelerate international trade and investment with the help of its global network of branches, taking a prominent role in emerging trade corridors. It is committed to building a sustainable business over the long term and is trusted worldwide for upholding high standards of corporate governance, social responsibility, environmental protection and employee diversity. The bank's heritage and values are expressed in its brand promise, “Here for good”.