Call to rebuild reputation of banks

Press Association
Antonio Horta-Osorio
Antonio Horta-Osorio

Banker-bashing and the sector's tattered reputation are putting young people off a career in banking, the boss of taxpayer-backed Lloyds Banking Group has warned.

Soaring distrust of banks and embarrassment about working for one is causing a damaging talent drain, Lloyds chief executive Antonio Horta-Osorio said in a speech at Oxford University's Said Business School.