One man's protest against his bank reaches a bizarre climax

September 2014
Money Marketing;9/25/2014, Issue 1454, p63
The article reports that Christopher George, a disgruntled customer of HSBC Holdings PLC, registered a web site for a sperm bank called www.thehongkongandshanghaibankingcorporation.com.


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