Shares of Standard Chartered were up less than one per cent to HK$67.55 in trading in Hong Kong on Tuesday ahead of the announcement. Photo: Reuters Shares of Standard Chartered were up less than one per cent to HK$67.55 in trading in Hong Kong on Tuesday ahead of the announcement. Photo: Reuters
Shares of Standard Chartered were up less than one per cent to HK$67.55 in trading in Hong Kong on Tuesday ahead of the announcement. Photo: Reuters

Standard Chartered’s first-quarter profit rises 2 per cent as weak markets, lower wealth management weigh on earnings

  • Pre-tax profit ahead of expectations of analysts surveyed by Bloomberg
  • Bank to begin US$1 billion share buy-back programme

Topic |   Standard Chartered Bank
Shares of Standard Chartered were up less than one per cent to HK$67.55 in trading in Hong Kong on Tuesday ahead of the announcement. Photo: Reuters Shares of Standard Chartered were up less than one per cent to HK$67.55 in trading in Hong Kong on Tuesday ahead of the announcement. Photo: Reuters
Shares of Standard Chartered were up less than one per cent to HK$67.55 in trading in Hong Kong on Tuesday ahead of the announcement. Photo: Reuters
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