A woman walks down the stairs of the Standard Chartered headquarters in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters
A woman walks down the stairs of the Standard Chartered headquarters in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters

StanChart shares thumped, despite bumper rise in pre-tax profits

Better-than-expected 78pc rise overshadowed by higher expenses

A woman walks down the stairs of the Standard Chartered headquarters in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters
A woman walks down the stairs of the Standard Chartered headquarters in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters
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