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LONDON/HONG KONG HSBC (HSBA.L) (0005.HK) stuck to its promise of higher dividends on Tuesday after a 14 percent profit drop fuelled doubts among some investors about the bank's ability to increase payouts.
FRANKFURT Pressure on ticket prices, tourist caution after attacks on European cities and cargo weakness prompted Lufthansa (LHAG.
One in four house purchases this year will involve parents helping children on to the housing ladder, new research reveals. Favourites.
Royal Bank Of Scotland Group (LON:RBS) had its stock rating reiterated as 'Buy' in a report released by analysts at Goldman Sachs.