HONG KONG -- Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corp. has split the position of chief executive from that of chairman.

The bank, a division of HSBC Holdings of London, named John Gray chief executive officer. Mr. Gray had been deputy chairman of the bank and its holding company, and will retain those jobs.

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