04 May 2022
Web3: It’s time to level up
Web 1.0 and 2.0? Been there, done that. Find out what Web3 has in store for you – or digital you.
14 Feb 2022
Tokenisation: Driving financial innovation and conservation
Digital tokens could transform gold into a net zero asset – and protect the future of the Amazon rainforest.
17 Jun 2021
Central Bank Digital Currencies explained
How they could drive growth and cut poverty – and mean tastier drinks at your coffee shop.
22 Dec 2020
A dose of optimism
Vaccine breakthroughs should usher in a brighter dawn for global economic prospects for 2021, says HSBC’s Janet Henry.
02 Dec 2020
The edge of disruption
The future is digital, but could growth driven by disruptive technologies come at a cost?
26 Nov 2020
How banking will change after COVID-19
The pandemic and new technologies will have a permanent impact on the industry, says HSBC's Kevin Martin.
17 Nov 2020
Central banks develop digital currencies
Sweden and mainland China could be the first places to issue their own digital currencies.
16 Nov 2020
Asian nations sign new trade deal
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership moves the global centre of economic gravity further East.
20 Oct 2020
Waste not, want not
Cutting food waste could help retailers protect the environment – and their reputation.
12 Oct 2020
Climate is Asia’s next crisis
Find out why the region must take more steps to mitigate climate change – and adapt to it.
02 Oct 2020
The end of the beginning
Global GDP has begun to recover but challenges lie ahead, says HSBC’s Global Chief Economist Janet Henry.
25 Sep 2020
Investors warm up to emerging markets
Institutional investors are showing increasing confidence in emerging markets, according to HSBC’s latest survey.
22 Sep 2020
Climate in the COVID era
As COVID-19 sharpens investors’ focus on environmental, social and governance issues, we highlight six developments to watch.
14 Sep 2020
Pandemic hastens digital economy
COVID-19 has accelerated a switch to online living. What could it mean for societies worldwide?
03 Sep 2020
Pandemic compounds plastics problem
Coronavirus has led to an increase in plastic ocean waste – but could beetles and bugs be part of the solution?
27 Aug 2020
Asia’s tectonic demographic shifts
We highlight 10 key trends that businesses and investors should have on their radar.
14 Aug 2020
Can the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey take meaningful steps towards a low-carbon economy?
11 Aug 2020
Through the eyes of a robot
Advances in machine vision are set to benefit industries ranging from farming to pharmaceuticals.