[Editor's note: HSBC reversed course and said the blog didn’t come from the bank’s global head of marketing strategy.]
We can thank Reddit user “vakka2” for stumbling onto the fact that HSBC, one of the largest banks on earth, is apparently considering the benefits of Bitcoin in what may be interpreted as an attempt to keep up with the times. However, the bank is still very early in the research stage.
“Create a position paper on the benefits of Bitcoin being adopted and being a part of HSBC consumer products. Pick a position in favour or against and please add your sources.”