Hong Kong, the single biggest source of revenue for Standard Chartered, has slipped into a technical recession last quarter. Photo: Warton Li

Standard Chartered third-quarter profit beats estimates in stark contrast to HSBC woes

  • Standard Chartered, one of three lenders authorised to issue currency in Hong Kong, follows disappointing report card from HSBC this week
  • Surprise gains put London-based lender on course for fourth year of rising profitability since Winters takes helm in 2015
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Hong Kong, the single biggest source of revenue for Standard Chartered, has slipped into a technical recession last quarter. Photo: Warton Li
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