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Breakingviews: StanChart eases capital doubts - just

Wednesday, Mar 05, 2014 - 03:11

Mar. 5 - The emerging market lender fell off its growth pedestal in 2013. Breakingviews argues there is no prospect of an immediate pickup, but robust capital ratios and a higher dividend will help.

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Breakingviews: StanChart eases capital doubts - just

Wednesday, Mar 05, 2014 - 03:11

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