BUSINESS LIVE: HSBC to buy SBV UK arm; Tech firms reassure investors

BUSINESS LIVE: HSBC to buy Silicon Valley Bank’s UK arm; London-listed tech firms reassure investors; Direct Line swings to a loss

The FTSE 100 will open at 8am. Among the companies with reports and trading updates today are HSBC, SBV UK, Direct Line, Heathrow and THG. Read the Monday 13 March Business Live blog below. 

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