Antony Jenkins has been fired after falling out with the board over the bank's cost cutting and profitability.
The reading marks the second month of a return to inflation after five months of flat or falling prices.
Assets were seized in a move triggered by a court ruling over the now-defunct Yukos oil firm.
A total of 25,000 jobs could be axed globally, meaning close to 10% of HSBC's 266,000 workers will go.
A "working group" to review whether to move parts of its British divisions to Germany if the U.K. leaves E.U.
The bank has set aside €1.5B to cover legal costs and regulatory fines.
The bank formerly owned by Lloyds has agreed to a £1.7bn takeover by Spanish bank Sabadell.
Britain's biggest bank said to have helped wealthy clients cheat the U.K. out of millions in tax.
Royal Bank of Scotland originally planned to shrink mortgage arm by two-thirds.
Banks fined for failing to control business practices in foreign exchange trading operations.
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