Standard Chartered’s shares rose in Hong Kong ahead of its results announcement. Photo: Reuters

Standard Chartered’s first half profit declines 6 per cent, beats analysts expectations

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Standard Chartered’s shares rose in Hong Kong ahead of its results announcement. Photo: Reuters
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