Media releases

Read the latest statements and press releases from HSBC Holdings plc and announcements about our key campaigns.

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28 Nov 2018 Statement on the Bank of England 2018 stress test results

HSBC Holdings plc (‘HSBC’) notes the publication today of the results of the Bank of England’s 2018 concurrent stress test.

02 Nov 2018 Statement of results of the 2018 EU-wide stress test

HSBC Holdings plc notes the publication today of the results of the EU-wide stress test which has been co-ordinated by the European Banking Authority.

01 Nov 2018 Businesses alter course as political headwinds threaten global trade

Businesses are upbeat about their prospects, but many are revising strategies as protectionism affects international trade, a new HSBC survey finds.

29 Oct 2018 HSBC Holdings plc 3Q 2018 Earnings Release

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit before tax of USD5.9 billion for the third quarter of 2018, up 28 per cent compared with the third quarter of 2017.

17 Sep 2018 HSBC announces retirement of Peter Boyles to be succeeded by António Simões

Peter Boyles will retire from HSBC, to be succeeded as Chief Executive, Global Private Banking, by António Simões, subject to regulatory approval, effective 1 January 2019.

12 Sep 2018 ESG moves mainstream

Sixty-one per cent of major investors have an Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) strategy, an HSBC survey finds.

10 Sep 2018 Half of women around the world fear they won‘t be able to afford food in retirement

Half of women around the world fear they won‘t be able to afford food in retirement, HSBC research finds.

06 Aug 2018 HSBC Holdings plc Interim Results 2018

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit before tax of USD10.7 billion in the first half of 2018, up 5 per cent. Reported revenue rose 4 per cent, to USD27.3 billion.

05 Jul 2018 The most important intelligence isn’t artificial…

HSBC predicts surprising banking jobs of the future, including ‘Mixed Reality Experience Designer’ and ‘Algorithm Mechanic’

25 Jun 2018 HSBC announces retirement of Iain Mackay to be succeeded by Ewen Stevenson as Group Finance Director

HSBC Holdings plc announces that Iain Mackay will retire from HSBC, to be succeeded as Executive Director and Group Finance Director by Ewen Stevenson.

11 Jun 2018 HSBC Strategy Update

HSBC Group Chief Executive John Flint has updated investors and analysts on the bank’s strategy and its plans to get back into growth mode.

14 May 2018 HSBC and ING execute groundbreaking live trade finance transaction on R3’s Corda Blockchain platform

Letter of Credit transaction facilitated bulk shipment of soybeans for Cargill.

04 May 2018 HSBC Holdings plc 1Q 2018 Earnings Release

HSBC Holdings plc had a reported revenue of USD13.7bn for the first quarter of 2018, up 6 per cent.

20 Apr 2018 HSBC strengthens energy policy

The bank will stop financing new coal-fired power worldwide as part of its efforts to support a transition to a low-carbon economy.

21 Mar 2018 Firms turn ‘home’ as protectionism bites

The majority of firms globally are concerned about protectionism but remain optimistic about trade prospects, according to HSBC’s Navigator survey.

22 Feb 2018 HSBC Germany increases revenues and paves the way for further growth

The HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt Group (“HSBC Germany”) continued to grow in the 2017 financial year, gaining further market shares in the competitive German banking market.

20 Feb 2018 HSBC Holdings plc Annual Results 2017

Delivered growth from our international network with a 6% increase in transaction banking product revenue and a 13% rise in revenue synergies between global businesses compared with 2016.

20 Feb 2018 Hang Seng Bank Limited 2017 results - highlights

Operating profit up 24% to HK$23,547m (HK$19,034m in 2016).

20 Feb 2018 HSBC Bank Malta p.l.c. 2017 Annual Results - highlights

Reported profit before tax of €49.8m for the year ended 31 December 2017, a decrease of €12.4m, or 19.9%, compared with prior year.

20 Feb 2018 HSBC France 2017 annual and second half results highlights

Consolidated profit before tax was €219m, down from €432m in 2016.

News and insight

HSBC voted top for trade finance

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China’s Belt and Road evolves

International businesses are set to benefit as China boosts links with its trading partners.

The birth of the savings bank

What a 19th-century accounts book tells us about social progress and financial inclusion.