Britain’s top share index rose robustly as HSBC led a rally in banking stocks.
Banks and firms are lining up to get a piece of Hong Kong’s business banking market.
HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA.L) posted a small increase in first-half pretax profit.
The new generation of entrepreneurs is going into business motivated by purpose.
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Profits at banking giant HSBC leap five fold in the third quarter to $4.6 billion, as business booms in Asia.
HSBC profit grows 5 percent in six months and announces its third share buyback in a year, indicating progress in turnaround.