Is this why there is no BBC news of the political protest in Turkey? Probably not, but makes for interesting reading.Saudi billionaire snaps up 3.1% stake in HSBC
Monday April 16, 2007
HSBC got a major vote of confidence from a Saudi billionaire today as it emerged he had bought a £3.3bn stake in the bank over the past two months, taking advantage of a share price fall after February's shock profit warning. [...]
That makes a single individual, A Saudi, a huge stakeholder in the world's second largest bank.
Do you have the GM Flexible Earnings or Best Buy Reward Zone (R) Mastercard? Then you have an HSBC card.
Turns out Prince William interned there