FILE PHOTO: Mark Tucker Chairman of HSBC arrives at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain January 11, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
November 20, 2020
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The chairman of HSBC <HSBA.L>, Mark Tucker, called on European banks to become more efficient, noting the effort raised the possibility of mergers and branch closures.
Tucker, speaking at a banking conference, said it was “imperative we take the hard decisions now to adapt” business models.
(Reporting by Tom Sims; Editing by Riham Alkousaa)