3Q 2020 update

Our performance in 3Q 2020

$4.3bn
Fact: our adjusted profit before tax in 3Q20 was USD4.3 billion, compared with USD5.4 billion in 3Q19
Adjusted profit before tax (3Q19: $5.4bn)
$7.4bn
US DOLLARS
Fact: our adjusted costs in 3Q20 were USD7.4 billion, compared with USD7.6 billion in 3Q19.
15.6%
PER CENT
Fact: our common equity tier 1 ratio at 30 September 2020 was 15.6 per cent, compared with 15.0 per cent at 30 June 2020.

Insight

The launch of an ESG index in Dubai this year has helped the growth of the sustainable finance market in the Middle East

The Middle East’s path to a sustainable future

Green finance will be key to the region’s low-carbon transition, says HSBC’s Nour Safa.

Pandemic hastens digital economy

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

aerial view of The Solid Contact Clarifier Tank type Sludge Recirculation in Water Treatment plant

How to drive investment in sustainable infrastructure

A global labelling system for green projects could boost investor confidence and attract more private capital.

Investing in HSBC

Read about HSBC’s investment case and check our financial calendar and consensus financial estimates.

Stock exchange announcements

Read regulatory news issued by HSBC to the London and Hong Kong stock exchanges.

Fixed income investors

Read key documents on securities issued by HSBC Holdings plc and its subsidiary companies.

Investor events and presentations

Download details of our investor roadshows, conferences and presentations.

Shareholder information

If you are an HSBC shareholder, or are interested in becoming one, you can find out about our share price, structure and dividend history and timetable on these pages.
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  • Manage your shareholding

    Find out how to register for updates on your share portfolio, receive key documents by email and get dividends paid directly into your bank account.
  • Dividend history and timetable

    On 31 March 2020, HSBC announced it was cancelling the fourth interim dividend for 2019 amid the economic uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic.

Investor FAQs

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Financial calendar

Investor contacts

Private investor enquiries

London Principal Company Register

Institutional investor enquiries

London Investor Relations team

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Insight

The launch of an ESG index in Dubai this year has helped the growth of the sustainable finance market in the Middle East

The Middle East’s path to a sustainable future

Green finance will be key to the region’s low-carbon transition, says HSBC’s Nour Safa.

Waste not, want not

Cutting food waste could help retailers protect the environment – and their reputation.

ESG investing remains key
during COVID-19

A new HSBC survey highlights how sustainable finance is moving into the mainstream of capital markets.