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HSBC closes Marine Le Pen bank account

HSBC closes Marine Le Pen bank account

French far-right leader says she and Front National are victims of ‘banking fatwa’ after Société Générale closes party’s accounts Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s Front National, has claimed that
HSBC shut down accounts linked to Gupta scandal

HSBC shut down accounts linked to Gupta scandal

Bank admits concerns for the first time about its potential ties to growing South Africa scandal after closing accounts held by ‘front companies’HSBC has revealed that it closed accounts linked to
HSBC shut down accounts linked to Gupta scandal

HSBC shut down accounts linked to Gupta scandal

Bank admits concerns for the first time about its potential ties to growing South Africa scandal after closing accounts held by ‘front companies’HSBC has revealed that it closed accounts linked to
Wall Street banks share Brexit fears and warn UK jobs could move overseas – report

Wall Street banks share Brexit fears and warn UK jobs could move overseas – report

US bankers meet commerce secretary Wilbur Ross in London‘There was broad discussion around the lack of progress in the Brexit talks’Some of Wall Street’s biggest banks have reportedly warned US

HSBC Commits $100 Billion to Help Fight Climate Change as Part of Five-Point Plan

The bank announced a five-point plan to combat global warming. It will continue to fund coal-fired power plants in developing countries.
HSBC Commits $100 Billion to Combat Climate Change

HSBC Commits $100 Billion to Combat Climate Change

The bank will still fund coal-fired power in China and India
HSBC 'complicit' in South Africa scandal, House of Lords told

HSBC 'complicit' in South Africa scandal, House of Lords told

Lord Hain alleges bank ignored suspicious activity related to row surrounding Jacob Zuma’s links to Gupta familyHSBC has been accused of “possible criminal complicity” in a money laundering scandal
HSBC says it will wait as long as possible before moving jobs out of UK

HSBC says it will wait as long as possible before moving jobs out of UK

Bank says Brexit transition arrangement needs to be in place before end of year as uncertainty could curtail UK investmentThe chief executive of HSBC has said Britain’s biggest bank will wait as a
Ex-HSBC Trader Mark Johnson Waits for a Jury to Decide His Fate on Fraud Charges

Ex-HSBC Trader Mark Johnson Waits for a Jury to Decide His Fate on Fraud Charges

Prosecutors say he schemed with others at HSBC to ramp up the price of sterling.
Banks issue new sort codes in ringfencing of high street operations

Banks issue new sort codes in ringfencing of high street operations

Barclays begins process of moving up to 900,000 accounts to comply with Vickers rules, which aim to avoid taxpayer bailoutsBarclays has started the process of moving up to 900,000 accounts to
HSBC chief sounds alarm over financial regulation and Brexit

HSBC chief sounds alarm over financial regulation and Brexit

Bank reports big rise in half-year profits to $10.2bn as chairman Douglas Flint calls for global regulation to keep markets safeThe outgoing chairman of Britain’s biggest bank, HSBC, has called for an
An HSBC Money Laundering Report Can Stay Confidential—For Now

An HSBC Money Laundering Report Can Stay Confidential—For Now

An appeals court says no to the news media.
HSBC Is Steadily Filling 1,000 Jobs at Its New HQ Outside of London

HSBC Is Steadily Filling 1,000 Jobs at Its New HQ Outside of London

The bank said 447 of the roles have been accounted for.
Here’s Why This Wall Street Analyst Downgraded Amazon

Here’s Why This Wall Street Analyst Downgraded Amazon

Amazon's cloud is great, but its rivals are getting bigger and better too.
Here’s Why This Wall Street Analyst Downgraded Amazon

Here’s Why This Wall Street Analyst Downgraded Amazon

Amazon's cloud is great, but its rivals are getting bigger and better too.
Why Design Thinking Matters More in Business Than Ever

Why Design Thinking Matters More in Business Than Ever

C-suite leaders from bankers to designers deliberate its emerging role at Singapore Design Week.
Breaking With Tradition, HSBC Names Outsider Mark Tucker as Its Next Chairman

Breaking With Tradition, HSBC Names Outsider Mark Tucker as Its Next Chairman

Europe's biggest bank tapped AIA boss Mark Tucker for its top job on Monday.
Here’s Why Many Fortune 500 Customers Turn to Multiple Clouds

Here’s Why Many Fortune 500 Customers Turn to Multiple Clouds

Different clouds have different strengths, say big cloud buyers.
Here’s Why Many Fortune 500 Customers Turn to Multiple Clouds

Here’s Why Many Fortune 500 Customers Turn to Multiple Clouds

Different clouds have different strengths, say big cloud buyers.

Alphabet Trots Out New Cloud Clients For Amazon, Microsoft To See

Google-parent Alphabet strutted out new customers of its cloud computing business, aiming to show it can be a player in the enterprise market