HSBC is set to slash 2000 jobs in the UK as it restructures its retail banking business in preparation for new regulations, Reuters reports.
HSBC UK has launched its Fast Balance app which gives the bank's retail customers instant access to their account balance and recent transactions direct from their smartphone.
HSBC is trumpeting its new mobile service for corporate treasurers and senior managers, which has been used to authorise $500 million in transactions in 19 Asia Pacific countries in its first 19 weeks.
Options IT, provider of the Options PIPE Private Financial Cloud services platform for the exchange, banking, trading and investment communities, today announced that industry veteran Callum Runcie has been appointed as the firm's Buy-Side Sales Director for North America.
HSBC has selected technology from Dovetail for its European volume payments system as it prepares for the upcoming Sepa migration deadline.
Hydra, a provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) marketing technology, today announces that HSBC has selected Hydra's One Platform to help it become more closely aligned to Greenlight, the agency HSBC uses for various elements of its search marketing activity.
Police are on the hunt for thieves who used a tractor to drag a cash machine out of the wall of a NatWest branch in Bingham, Nottinghamshire and drove off with it.
A Romanian man has been arrested in New York, accused of being part of a gang that installed skimming devices on more than 40 HSBC ATMs before stealing at least $1.5 million from customer accounts.
Barclays has poached HSBC's Rumi Contractor, naming him chief operating officer at its UK retail and business banking unit.
Following an Office of Fair Trading probe, British banks have agreed to ditch some of the fees they charge people for buying foreign currency.
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