Climate in the COVID era

As COVID-19 sharpens investors’ focus on environmental, social and governance issues, we highlight six developments to watch.

  • Container ship in export and import business and logistics. Shipping cargo to harbor by crane. Water transport International. Aerial view and top view.

    Making the USD10 trillion case for trade

    A new report co-written by HSBC demonstrates trade’s critical role in the recovery from COVID-19.

  • Pandemic hastens digital economy

    COVID-19 has accelerated a switch to online living. What could it mean for societies worldwide?

  • China and the West: finding common ground

    International cooperation is the key to solving global challenges, says HSBC’s Mark Wang.

  • Habor seal and plastic bottle

    Pandemic compounds plastics problem

    Coronavirus has led to an increase in plastic ocean waste – but could beetles and bugs be part of the solution?

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Why it’s good to chat

HSBC’s chat channels are expected to handle 10 million conversations a month by 2024. Chatbots are helping to meet the rising demand.

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HSBC wins Euromoney global awards

The bank was praised for its ‘extra efforts’ to support customers during COVID-19.

iCash: Managing our ATMs with AI

HSBC has developed an innovative tool to predict demand for cash at its ATMs and make deliveries more efficient.