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HSBC Unit Appeals Fine by Hong Kong Regulator

HSBC Unit Appeals Fine by Hong Kong Regulator
wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Hong Kong regulator has alleged misconduct surrounding products sold to HSBC's private banking clients between 2003 and 2008 HONG KONG-A unit of HSBC Holdings PLC is appealing what would be the largest fine ever imposed by Hong Kong's securities regulator.

HSBC earnings hit by market volatility

HSBC earnings hit by market volatility
efinancialnews.com — HSBC said market volatility in the beginning of 2016 crimped its performance as it reported a 18.2% decline in net profit in the first quarter of this year. The British bank has been grappling with a falling share price and concerns from investors over its strategy in Asia.

HSBC Earnings Hit by Market Volatility

HSBC Earnings Hit by Market Volatility
wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. HSBC's first-quarter earnings fell 18.2% as the british bank grapples with its Asia strategy HONG KONG-HSBC Holdings PLC said market volatility in the beginning of 2016 dragged on its ability to generate revenue as it reported a 18.2% decline in net profit in the first quarter of this year.

Jamieson Laboratories Exploring Sale

Jamieson Laboratories Exploring Sale
wsj.com — Canadian vitamin maker Jamieson Laboratories Ltd. is exploring a sale after a Chinese company expressed interest in buying it, according to people familiar with the matter. Toronto-based Jamieson is working with Nomura Holdings Inc. and Houlihan Lokey Inc. to evaluate its options in response to the approach, the people said.

DBS Has No Interest in Standard Chartered, CEO Says

DBS Has No Interest in Standard Chartered, CEO Says
wsj.com — HONG KONG-DBS Group Holdings Ltd., Southeast Asia's largest bank by assets, isn't interested in acquiring parts or all of U.K.-based lender Standard Chartered PLC, DBS Chief Executive Officer Piyush Gupta said in an interview Wednesday. Singapore state investment firm Temasek Holdings Pte. Ltd.

Nomura to cut jobs in Americas and Europe

Nomura to cut jobs in Americas and Europe
efinancialnews.com — Nomura is planning to cut jobs in the Americas and Europe under a broader plan to reduce costs as Japan's biggest brokerage by revenue faces a slump in its overseas operations, people familiar with the matter said. The cuts, which could happen as early as this week, follow a dismal performance in the bank's overseas units due to market turmoil.

Nomura to cut jobs in Americas and Europe

Nomura to cut jobs in Americas and Europe
marketwatch.com — Nomura Holdings Inc. is planning to cut jobs in the Americas and Europe under a broader plan to reduce costs as Japan's biggest brokerage by revenue faces a slump in its overseas operations, people familiar with the matter said.

Nomura to Cut Jobs in Americas and Europe

Nomura to Cut Jobs in Americas and Europe
wsj.com — Nomura Holdings Inc. is planning to cut jobs in the Americas and Europe under a broader plan to reduce costs as Japan's biggest brokerage by revenue faces a slump in its overseas operations, people familiar with the matter said.

Barclays to sell wealth businesses in Asia

Barclays to sell wealth businesses in Asia
efinancialnews.com — Oversea-Chinese Banking said on April 7 that its private banking unit has signed a deal to buy Barclays' wealth and investment management business in Singapore and Hong Kong for $320 million in cash. The purchase price is equivalent to 1.75% of Barclays' wealth assets under management in Singapore and Hong Kong.

OCBC to Buy Barclay’s Wealth Management Unit in Singapore, Hong Kong

OCBC to Buy Barclay’s Wealth Management Unit in Singapore, Hong Kong
wsj.com — SINGAPORE-Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. said Thursday its private-banking unit has signed a deal to buy Barclays PLC's wealth and investment management business in Singapore and Hong Kong for US$320 million in cash. The purchase price is equivalent to 1.75% of Barclays' wealth assets under management in Singapore and Hong Kong.
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