PARIS (Reuters) – Management of HSBC <HSBA.L> in France on Thursday denied rumours about the bank’s exit from retail banking in the country in a message to staff, a union source said.
“We have just received a denial of the rumours by the general management,” the union source told Reuters.
The Wall Street Journal reported the plan on Wednesday.
HSBC was not immediately available for a comment.
(Reporting by Maya Nikolaeva in Paris and Lawrence White in London; Editing by Richard Lough)