Best in India - Standard Chartered Bank

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Perhaps most importantly, StanChart can claim its diligent approach to credit risk as one of the reasons it did not distribute Lehman products. "We only work with issuers of the highest quality," says Gaurav Perti, Mumbai-based product manager for investment services at the bank. "We maintained a distance from Lehman, even before they had their problems last year." Even if it meant accepting less attractive product terms, the bank deemed it imperative to select only those issuers with higher cre