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British Red Cross donation

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 29 April 2015 | 0 Comments

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Employees from Standard Bank in the Isle of Man have shown their support for the Red Cross by donating £261.47 from their quarterly dress down Friday fundraising.

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Mifumi Golf Day

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 29 April 2015 | 0 Comments

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Since 2012, Standard Bank has proudly been the primary sponsor of Mifumi Primary School, Uganda. We have helped to forge links between Mifumi and local schools on the Isle of Man, built a bore hole to supply the school with water and even installed WIFI to connect them to the wider world and help with the children’s education.

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Making money in extraordinary times

Posted by Paul Groden | Structured Products | Standard Bank Jersey Limited on 21 April 2015 | 0 Comments

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It felt as if the world was falling apart. As the Great Financial Crisis of 2008 hit, the dominoes started to topple one by one. A series of major Western banks collapsed. Stock markets plummeted. Economic activity in the US and UK soon fell off a cliff. Overnight, governments were forced to bail out the banks and step in to avert a new Great Depression.

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Gala dinner in aid of Mifumi

Posted by Standard Bank Jersey Limited on 15 April 2015 | 0 Comments

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As you may know, Standard Bank has been sponsoring Mifumi School in Uganda for the past two years. The Mifumi charity has taken the school from a classroom under a tree to purpose built buildings enabling over 700 children to receive an education in this deprived area of Africa, and therefore a brighter future. As part of our support we are delighted to say that in May we will be hosting the Headmaster of Mifumi school and two of his pupils in Jersey.

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Security and safety online

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 31 March 2015 | 0 Comments

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Your security and the privacy of your personal information are our priority. Our most important asset is your trust. 

That is why we want to guide you to practice safe Internet and ATM transactions and not fall victim to fraud, scams, phishing and theft.

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Earth hour - doing our bit

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 27 March 2015 | 0 Comments

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Did you know that is it Earth Hour this Saturday, the 28th March?

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FATCA and what it all means

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 29 January 2015 | 0 Comments

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By now you are likely to have heard of FATCA, but what does it mean?

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Facts about Nigeria

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 9 January 2015 | 0 Comments

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A land of diversity and opportunity, Nigeria is known as the home of hospitality and is considered to be the conference hub and cultural nerve-center of Africa.  But did you know that Nigeria is also…

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7 things about Jersey

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 9 December 2014 | 0 Comments

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With golden sandy beaches and an incredibly rich history, Jersey is one of the world’s leading international finance centres.

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Common offshore banking myths

Posted by Standard Bank Isle of Man Limited on 5 December 2014 | 0 Comments

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Even though offshore banking has become increasingly prevalent, there are still many myths out there relating to offshore banking and the reasons why people may decide to open an account.

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