Credit Suisse Chief Executive Brady Dougan said on Tuesday he remained "very committed" to the Swiss bank and had never considered stepping down.
Dougan was speaking on a call with analysts and reporters after the U.S. government announced that his bank had agreed to pay a $2.5 billion fine after pleading guilty to helping Americans evade taxes.
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"Going forward I'm very committed to Credit Suisse and focused on taking the business and strategy forward," Dougan said.
Asked whether he had considered resigning, Dougan said: "My focus has been on working and resolving the issue and taking the business forward, so no, that's never been a consideration."
(Reporting by Katharina Bart Writing by Caroline Copley; Editing by Noah Barkin)