[PARIS] HSBC Private Bank, a Swiss unit of banking giant HSBC, has agreed to pay 300 million euros (S$478.65 million) to avoid going to trial in France for enabling tax fraud, prosecutors said...

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THE three local banks predictably posted reasonable results for their core businesses in the third quarter of the year. After all, rising economic activity has fanned consumer sentiment, leading to a...

DBS Bank has finally made it into the big table in Asia's surging bond market, in a field dominated by the bulge bracket Western banks. It is one of two Asian banks in the top 10 Asia ex-Japan...

HSBC Holdings Plc's US$100 billion bet on Asia is bearing fruit, driving its third consecutive increase in quarterly revenue just months before chief executive officer Stuart Gulliver hands the...

[LONDON] HSBC Holdings Plc's $100 billion bet on Asia is bearing fruit, driving its third consecutive increase in quarterly revenue just months before Chief Executive Officer Stuart Gulliver...

[HONG KONG] HSBC Holdings PLC posted a five-fold rise in its pretax profit for the third quarter, as the bank expanded its market share in its key businesses in Asia, and helped by a lower...

HSBC Holdings plc, which has the biggest investment bank in Saudi Arabia, says foreign investors are getting ready for their first significant stock purchases in the kingdom as an upgrade to emerging...

[NEW YORK] Closing arguments in the US trial of former HSBC Holdings Plc executive Mark Johnson came to an end Wednesday, with a lawyer for the government urging jurors to convict Johnson of...

[LONDON] HSBC has chosen John Flint as its next chief executive, it said on Thursday, with its recently-hired chairman opting for an insider to pursue a turnaround at Europe's biggest bank...

[MANHATTAN] With just four words, Mark Johnson allegedly passed a secretive signal to fellow HSBC Holdings Plc currency traders to launch a buying spree of pounds: "my watch is off"...