Why HSBC Holdings plc Now Even Has to Fear the Belgians

Banks have been repeatedly forced to pay up for their misdeeds in recent years, and rightly so. But it’s staggering just how long the litany of ongoing legal issues remains for a big bank like HSBC (LSE: HSBA) (NYSE: HSBC.US). Are you worried about the Belgians, for example? Well, you should be! Owain Bennallack explains why…

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in HSBC. The Motley Fool UK has no position in any of the shares mentioned. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.