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Slash and earn

1 August 2011 By George Hay

CEO Stuart Gulliver wants to make the bank more efficient, but emerging market wage inflation means costs are still rising. Factor in new capital rules, and HSBC’s return on equity is also well below target. It’s no surprise the bank is planning to slash another 25,000 jobs.

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