FRANKFURT, May 14 (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank has no plans to pull out of Asian countries, Chief Executive Christian Sewing has told a company town hall meeting in Asia, according to a Hong Kong-based spokeswoman for Deutsche Bank.
* “We can only be relevant to our clients if we continue to be strong in Asia,” Sewing said.
* He said that 88 of Deutsche Bank’s top 100 clients globally are doing business with the lender on matters related to Asia
* “There is no question that our Asia business is key to our broader global success,” he said.
* Bloomberg first reported Sewing’s comments. Further company coverage: (Reporting by Andreas Framke Writing by Arno Schuetze Editing by Maria Sheahan)