05 Aug 2020
Five key questions for the UK economy
The country faces tough choices as it tries to control COVID-19 and reignite economic growth.
29 Jul 2020
Virtual reality reaches a tipping point
COVID-19 is accelerating adoption of the technology for work and leisure, says Davey Jose.
24 Jul 2020
Fighting the fear
How concerns over coronavirus and job prospects will help shape the global economic recovery.
17 Jul 2020
China’s uneven recovery
The economy is picking up pace but further support for jobs is vital, argues Qu Hongbin.
13 Jul 2020
A difficult job
Government support for labour markets following COVID-19 will need to become more targeted, says HSBC’s Janet Henry.
09 Jul 2020
A new digital currency for China
Centrally issued digital currencies could make payments safer and more efficient, explains HSBC’s Paul Mackel.
07 Jul 2020
Why investment needs to carry growth
With trade languishing and consumers more withdrawn, investment must play a bigger role in driving the recovery after COVID-19.
03 Jul 2020
Reopening the world economy
Governments around the world are easing lockdowns – but consumers may remain cautious.
24 Jun 2020
Investors cautious on emerging market outlook
Some 47 per cent polled in a new HSBC survey expect emerging market growth to slow over the next 12 months.
17 Jun 2020
Biodiversity in the balance
With 1 million species under threat, investors have a key role to play in protecting the planet.
12 Jun 2020
Cut the muck from trucks
Biofuel, hydrogen, batteries – what is the best way to make heavy goods vehicles greener?
09 Jun 2020
COVID-19 accelerates change for Asian consumers
From online medicine to bicycles, coronavirus is reshaping the way Asia shops.
01 Jun 2020
Sub-zero rates are no silver bullet
Negative interest rates provide a small boost to growth at best, says HSBC’s James Pomeroy.
28 May 2020
Trade barriers hamper COVID fight
Open trade and investment has a key role to play in tackling coronavirus.
20 May 2020
Cloudy now, brighter later
Why solar panel installation is set to bounce back after the short-term shock of coronavirus.
18 May 2020
Global GDP set to fall further
Emerging markets are increasingly vulnerable to the impact of COVID-19, says HSBC’s Janet Henry.
14 May 2020
Why a speedy return to growth is unlikely, even as COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease.
13 May 2020
Keeping trade moving
Digital solutions may help importers and exporters face up to the challenges created by COVID-19.