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Bank's British arm to be rebranded HSBC UK

HSBC said it had decided to keep the name for its UK operation after consulting with staff and customers

HSBC is to rebrand its British retail business as HSBC UK in a move ending months of speculation that the group was planning to revive the Midland name on the high street.

eBay celebrates 20 years of online auctions

eBay's smartphone app has been downloaded 280 million times across the world

Auction site eBay started from humble beginnings as a software programmer's hobby, but has since grown into one of the world's biggest e-commerce firms and this month celebrates its 20th anniversary.