HSBC Holdings PLC (HSBA.L)
24 Mar 2017
LONDON The number of employees earning more than a million euros or pounds at Europe's biggest banks fell sharply last year, another sign of the clout they have lost to U.S. rivals since the financial crisis.
HONG KONG HSBC plans to add as many as 1,000 new employees to its Chinese retail banking and wealth management arm this year, the business's regional head said, most of them in the Pearl River Delta, the heart of the bank's growth strategy in China.
JERUSALEM, March 20 Israel's parliament on Monday voted to end Israeli banks' control of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange in a reform aimed at turning it into a for-profit bourse.
HONG KONG, March 16 HSBC Holdings Plc said on Thursday it would maintain its best lending rate at 5 percent in Hong Kong, even after the central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter point for the second time in three months.
* On March 13, 2017, HSBC Holdings Plc issued $2.5 billion 3.262% fixed rate / floating rate senior unsecured notes due 2023
HONG KONG/LONDON HSBC broke with tradition by choosing outsider Mark Tucker to replace Douglas Flint as chairman later this year, handing the AIA Group boss the task of selecting a new chief executive for Europe's biggest bank in 2018. | Video
HONG KONG/LONDON HSBC's new Chairman Mark Tucker is known in Asia as one of the region's most successful finance executives for taking insurer AIA through a stock market listing and then more than doubling its market value through a relentless focus on new business.
HONG KONG/LONDON March 13 HSBC's new Chairman Mark Tucker is known in Asia as one of the region's most successful finance executives for taking insurer AIA through a stock market listing and then more than doubling its market value through a relentless focus on new business.
* HSBC shares up 0.9 pct at 1150 GMT (Releads, adds London shares, investor reaction, board member quote)
HONG KONG The Hong Kong-listed shares of HSBC Holdings were set to rise 0.95 percent on Monday after Europe's biggest bank said AIA Group Ltd Chief Executive Mark Tucker had been appointed as its chairman, replacing Douglas Flint.