VANCOUVER , Jan. 18 /CNW/ – HSBC Bank Canada has launched HSBC Business Direct, a full business account with no monthly fee for small businesses that want to save money by using self-serve banking options. The HSBC Business Direct account offers free unlimited electronic bill payments and electronic …

Jan 28, 2014 – HSBC has been sending similar letters to small business owners in Canada and the United States for about a month. The bank will not say how many customers it is ridding itself of, but the number is large. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business says the move is unacceptable. "This is so bad …

Jan 19, 2010 – But, for some reason, business banking has been one area that seems completely immune to competitive pressures. If you run a small sideline business and want a chequing account, your options are limited to accounts that charge a monthly fee of $5 or $6 for the lowest-priced, pay-as-you-go, banking …