Robert McLister·General·November 13, 2007HSBC Variable Rate Promotion HSBC is running a special rate promotion until November 17, 2007. For 5-year variable mortgages their rate is prime minus 1.00%. This is much better than you’ll find almost anywhere else. But, you’ll need 20% down and decent credit. To qualify you must apply at the branch. Like news like this?Join our CMT Updates list and get the latest news as it happens. Unsubscribe anytime. SUBSCRIBE! Thank you for subscribing. One more step: Please confirm your subscription via the email sent to you.