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Being Open to Open Banking

Being Open to Open Banking

HSBC has a new global strategy, is investing heavily in technology and is helping its clients in digital transformation.

In Depth

What are US companies’ key concerns?

We’ve analysed 20,000 earnings calls to identify business’s real issues

In Brief

China’s chip challenge

The world’s biggest semi-conductor user wants to stop buying from foreign firms

In Brief


Reforms: China’s way to win trade war

Retaliation against the US is not enough: Beijing must expedite change

In Brief

Why trade war will boost China | Insights

Why trade war will boost China

Stronger ties with emerging countries make US tension a blessing in disguise

In Brief

Sales grow as robots shrink

Cheap, small and easily-programmed devices are driving demand

In Brief

China embraces telemedicine

Aging population is ideally suited to healthcare by internet

In Brief

Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology

What are they and are they different?

In Depth

Asia’s payment landscape is evolving rapidly

Emerging and real time digital payment methods are driving changes in the banking landscape in Asia, particularly in China.

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