Standard Chartered H1 Net Profit Up 12%
Standard Chartered PLC (OTC: SCBFF) reported a 12% rise in its first-half net profit.
Standard Chartered's net profit for the period surged to $2.81 billion, versus $2.52 billion, in the year-ago period.
The bank's revenue rose to $9.51 billion from $8.76 billion.
Standard Chartered shares closed at $22.84 yesterday.
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