HSBC has announced the closure of 82 branches in the UK between April and September this year.
The program began almost a year after the bank announced it would cut 35,000 jobs between 2020 and 2022.
However, the bank says these branch closings will not contribute to the planned downsizing. Instead, these workers move to other nearby offices. The company will have 511 branches nationwide after the closure program.
The program arises from …