Standard Chartered Uganda
|Headquarters||5 Speke Road, Kampala, Uganda|
|Key people||Robin Kibuuka PhD
|Products||Loans, Checking, Savings, Investments, Debit Cards|
|Revenue||Aftertax: US$51.6 million (UGX:132 billion) (2012)|
|Total assets||US$964.6 million (UGX:2.5 trillion) (2012)|
Standard Chartered Uganda, whose official name is Standard Chartered Bank (Uganda) Limited, but is often referred to as Stanchart Uganda, is a commercial bank in Uganda. It is one of the banks licensed by the Bank of Uganda, the central bank and national banking regulator.
Stanchart Uganda is a large bank, serving large corporate clients, upscale retail customers and medium to large business enterprises. As of December 2012[update], it was the second largest commercial bank in Uganda, by assets, with an estimated asset base of US$965 million (UGX:2.5 trillion), behind Stanbic Bank. As of December 2012[update], shareholders' equity stood at approximately US$142.5 million (UGX:372 billion). As of June 2013[update], Stanchart Uganda owned an estimated 16.2% of total bank assets in the country.
Founded in August 1912, Standard Chartered Uganda, is the oldest commercial bank in the country. It has maintained a continuous banking presence in the country ever since. In 1998 Stanchart Uganda acquired four branches of former Uganda Cooperative Bank. As of November 2013[update], SCBU has a network of 13 branches, 32 ATMs and employs over 600 people.
Stanchart Uganda is a 100% subsidiary of the Standard Chartered Bank Group, an International financial services conglomerate, headquartered in London in the United Kingdom, with operations in more than seventy countries and a network of over 1,700 branches, employing in excess of 73,000 people. The stock of the Standard Chartered Bank Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange, the National Stock Exchange of India and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
- Acacia Branch - Acacia Shopping Mall, Kololo, Kampala
- City Branch - 9 William Street, Kampala
- Freedom City Branch - Freedom City Mall, 4010 Entebbe Road, Namasuba
- Garden City Branch - Garden City Shopping Mall, 64 - 84 Yusuf Lule Road, Kampala
- Gulu Branch - 3 Andrea Ola Road, Gulu
- Jinja Branch - 2-4 Grant Road, Jinja
- Kikuubo Branch - Kikuubo Lane, Kampala
- Lugogo Branch - Forest Mall, 2-8 Lugogo Bypass Road, Kampala
- Mbale Branch - 37 Republic Street, Mbale
- Mbarara Branch - 24 High Street, Mbarara
- Mortgage Branch - Garden City Mall, 64-84 Yusuf Lule Road, Kampala (Specializes in mortgage products)
- Naalya Branch - Shop #83, Metroplex Mall, 103 Kampala Northern Bypass, Naalya
- Ndeeba Branch - 1156 Masterwood Plaza, Ndeeba
- Speke Road Branch - 5 Speke Road, Kampala Head Office
The Managing Director of Standard Chartered Bank (Uganda) is Herman Kasekende, a native of the Uganda, who has been serving as the regional head of SME products and solutions at Standard Chartered Group's regional headquarters, based in Nairobi, Kenya.
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- Standard Chartered Bank Uganda Homepage
- Bank of Uganda Website
- Interview With Lamin Manjang, Managing Director In April 2011
- Profile of Lamin Manjang, CEO Standard Chartered Uganda
- 30 June 2011 Financial Data
- Overview of Standard Chartered Uganda In 2012