Dividend history and timetable

Dividends are declared in US dollars but can also be paid in UK pounds sterling, Hong Kong dollars, or a combination of these three currencies, at the shareholder’s request.

Below you can view the proposed timetable for the interim dividend for the 2022 half-year, together with historic values and payments from 1997 to the present.


Dividend Announcement Payment date Value per share Timetable
Interim for 1H22 01 Aug 2022 29 Sep 2022 US$0.09


Timetable information

  • 01 Aug 2022 Announcement
  • 18 Aug 2022 Shares quoted ex-dividend in London, Hong Kong, New York and Bermuda
  • 19 Aug 2022 Record date in London, Hong Kong, New York and Bermuda
  • 15 Sep 2022 Election deadline
  • 20 Sep 2022 Exchange rate determined for payment of dividends in sterling and Hong Kong dollars#
  • 29 Sep 2022 Payment date

#The original date of 19 September 2022 was made a Bank Holiday in the United Kingdom due to the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

*Year-to-date dividend for the current year. Sterling and Hong Kong dollar equivalents for the current year will be shown when all translated dividend amounts for the year are available.

Note: Translated amounts are approximate.

For administrative questions relating to the payment of dividends, please contact the appropriate Registrars, ADR Depository or Paying Agent relating to your HSBC shareholding. Visit the Investor contacts page for details.

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