Is Standard Chartered plc’s New CEO Really Worth £2.5bn?

The market capitalization of out-of-favour emerging market bank Standard Chartered (LSE: STAN) soared £2.5 billion in just a couple of days after the announcement of its new CEO, Bill Winters. Can one man really be worth that much? Owain Bennallack dives in…

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