With the global economy now slowing and little sign of higher interest rates on the way, big banks like HSBC (LSE: HSBA) continue to feel the squeeze. What options does it have to restore its profitability?

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in HSBC. The Motley Fool UK has recommended HSBC Holdings. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.