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The Big Scary Number For Standard Chartered plc Shareholders

First-quarter revenues down 4% and pre-tax profits 22% lower were never going to get Standard Chartered (LSE: STAN) shareholders breaking out their party hats. But it’s the big year-over-year hike in loan impairments that points to the real worry investors have with this emerging market bank… Owain Bennallack investigates further in this investing video.

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