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HSBC Reminds Us Why Anger at Bankers Is the Norm

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July 20 (Bloomberg) -- You have to love the chutzpah at HSBC Holdings Plc. At the very moment it’s asking the courts to remove a ragged band of Occupy Wall Street protesters encamped under its Hong Kong headquarters, the largest European bank is also reminding the world why many people are so angry at bankers.