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05 Sep 2019 HSBC appoints Jonathan Calvert-Davies as Group Head of Internal Audit

HSBC Holdings plc announces the appointment of Jonathan Calvert-Davies as Group Head of Internal Audit, effective 1 October, 2019.

08 Aug 2019 HSBC appoints Barry O’Byrne interim Chief Executive, Global Commercial Banking

HSBC Holdings plc announces the appointment of Barry O’Byrne as interim Chief Executive of Global Commercial Banking, subject to regulatory approval.

05 Aug 2019 HSBC Holdings plc Interim Results 2019

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit after tax of USD9.9 billion in the first half of 2019, up 18.1 per cent. Reported revenue was up 7.6 per cent.

05 Aug 2019 HSBC Holdings plc Group Chief Executive steps down and appointment of interim Group Chief Executive

HSBC Holdings plc announces that John Flint has today stepped down as Group Chief Executive and as a Director by mutual agreement with the Board.

08 Jul 2019 HSBC announces retirement of Patrick Burke and appointment of Michael Roberts as President and CEO, HSBC USA

HSBC Holdings plc announces that Patrick Burke will retire from HSBC, to be succeeded as President and Chief Executive Officer, HSBC USA by Michael Roberts.

03 May 2019 HSBC Holdings plc 1Q 2019 Earnings Release

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit after tax of USD4.9 billion for the first quarter of 2019, up 31 per cent compared with the first quarter of 2018.

19 Feb 2019 HSBC Holdings plc Annual Results 2018

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit before tax of USD19.9 billion in 2018, up 16 per cent on 2017. Reported revenue rose 5 per cent to USD53.8 billion.

14 Jan 2019 HSBC settles $250bn of FX transactions using distributed ledger technology

HSBC has settled more than three million FX transactions and made more than 150,000 payments worth $250 billion using distributed ledger technology.

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 The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited 2017 consolidated results - highlights

Profit before tax up 13% to HK$115,619m (HK$102,707m in 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.

19 Feb 2018 HSBC Bank Canada full year and fourth quarter 2017 results

Profit before income tax expense was $895m for the year ended 31 December 2017, an increase of $180m, or 25%, compared with 2016.

31 Jan 2018 Hitting the switch: Almost half of home owners have changed mortgage provider

Home owners around the world are switching mortgage providers in large numbers according to HSBC’s new Beyond the Bricks survey, The value of home.

31 Jan 2018 HSBC appoints Charlie Nunn Chief Executive, Retail Banking and Wealth Management

HSBC Holdings plc announces the appointment of Charlie Nunn as Chief Executive, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, effective immediately.

18 Jan 2018 HSBC settles foreign exchange investigation with the US Department of Justice

HSBC Holdings plc has entered into a three-year deferred prosecution agreement with the US Department of Justice (DoJ).

11 Dec 2017 HSBC Holdings plc Expiration of 2012 Deferred Prosecution Agreement

HSBC Holdings plc announced that its five-year Deferred Prosecution Agreement entered on 11 December 2012 with the US Department of Justice has expired.

06 Dec 2017 The global outlook for international higher education strengthens

Thirst for cross-cultural experience drives increased interest in attending university abroad.

23 Nov 2017 HSBC issues world's first corporate sustainable development bond

The US$1 billion proceeds will support projects offering broad social, economic and environmental benefits.

06 Nov 2017 HSBC to help combat climate change with a $100 billion boost for sustainable financing

HSBC is making five new commitments to support sustainable growth worldwide and help combat climate change.

30 Oct 2017 HSBC Bank Canada Third Quarter 2017 Results

HSBC Bank Canada reports strong overall performance with PBT up 58 per cent for the quarter.

30 Oct 2017 HSBC Holdings plc 3Q 2017 Earnings Release

HSBC maintained good momentum in the third quarter, with higher revenue in our three main global businesses and continued strategic progress.

12 Oct 2017 John Flint to succeed Stuart Gulliver as Group Chief Executive

HSBC Group Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver, who joined HSBC in 1980, will step down in February 2018.

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