Trade finance in a changing world

Digital technology could make international trade safer and quicker, says Douglas Flint.

The changing face of exports

A new HSBC report predicts that services will account for a quarter of global trade by 2030.

Services industries boost trade

Services trade is likely to remain a bright spot for exporters, according to a new HSBC report.

China’s consumers may teach the world how to shop

Consumers are revolutionising the way consumer finance is conducted in China.

Understanding the tech consumer

New technologies are reshaping consumer behaviour. Businesses may need to adapt as a result.

Using big data to benefit the economy

HSBC has signed a partnership with The Alan Turing Institute, the UK centre for data science.

Trade’s blockchain breakthrough

HSBC is taking part in an initiative to use technology to simplify international trade.

A sea change in trade

From tourism to the financial sector, services are reshaping 21st century trade.

The mobile consumer

Mobile trends in the leisure and media industries are being adopted by other sectors.

China’s shift to digital

Improving internet access is transforming China’s economy, says HSBC’s Helen Wong.