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BRIEF-HSBC Updates On Hong Kong Waiver-Contingent Convertible Securities

March 4 (Reuters) - 0005.HK:

* HSBC HOLDINGS PLC - HONG KONG WAIVER-CONTINGENT CONVERTIBLE SECURITIES

* HSBC - APPLIED FOR WAIVER FROM STRICT COMPLIANCE WITH REQUIREMENTS OF RULES GOVERNING LISTING OF SECURITIES ON STOCK EXCHANGE OF HONG KONG LIMITED

* HSBC - WAIVER IS TO SEEK AUTHORITY TO ISSUE CONTINGENT CONVERTIBLE SECURITIES IN EXCESS OF LIMIT OF GENERAL MANDATE OF 20 PERCENT ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: