(NEWSER) – If you're scratching your head trying to figure out how making a mock ISIS execution video is positive in any way, much less as a valuable team-building exercise, you and HSBC management are on the same page. The bank has fired six UK employees for doing just that after they reportedly shot the video, then uploaded it to Instagram (it’s since been deleted), reports the Guardian.

HSBC reacted after the Sun published both the video and screenshots from it. "Once we saw this abhorrent video released @TheSun we took the decision to sack the individuals involved. We apologise for any offence," the bank's UK press office tweeted yesterday.

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