Protesters smashed the glass walls of HSBC’s Mong Kok branch on Christmas Eve and started a fire at its entrance. Photo: May Tse

HSBC issues fresh statement to distance itself from police crackdown on protest fundraiser after demonstrators vandalise Hong Kong branch on Christmas Eve

  • HSBC says it is ‘saddened and disappointed by the acts of vandalism’ at its Mong Kok branch
  • Bank reiterates it closed Spark Alliance’s account in November to adhere to its global standards, while police notification for action came only in December
Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Protesters smashed the glass walls of HSBC’s Mong Kok branch on Christmas Eve and started a fire at its entrance. Photo: May Tse
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