Standard Chartered Bank PLC is a UK-based financial services company engaged in the business of retail and commercial banking. The bank provides a range of products and services for personal and business customers across 70 countries. Its services include personal banking, business banking, private banking, Islamic banking and online banking. Its strategy is to bank the people and companies driving investment, trade and the creation of wealth across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. More than 90% of its income and profits are derived from Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Standard Chartered Bank is active in the Americas in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Chile and Mexico.