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HSBC to cut headcount by more than 1,000

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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A branch of HSBC bank in London on December 5, 2011

HSBC on Tuesday said it planned a net reduction of 1,149 British jobs under a shake-up of the global bank's division that deals with high-depositing investors.

Standard Chartered says 2012 net profit flat at $4.79 bn

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

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The tower of the Standard Chartered bank (background, C) is seen in Hong Kong, on March 5, 2013

Standard Chartered on Tuesday posted net profit of $4.79 billion for 2012 after the British lender was hit with a multi-million-dollar fine over a US sanctions probe.

HSBC bank says 2012 net profit drops 16.5%

Monday, March 4, 2013

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People use ATM machines at an HSBC branch in Hong Kong on March 4, 2013

Asia-focused banking giant HSBC announced on Monday that net profits sank by 16.5 percent to $14.03 billion (10.78 billion euros) in 2012 compared with the previous year.


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