News and insight

November 2019

  • 14 Nov 2019

    Cutting congestion lifts growth

    Making it easier to get around cities could boost the economy and protect people’s health.

  • 12 Nov 2019

    Banking in the future

    From big data to biometrics, how will technology change banking over the next 10 years?

  • 08 Nov 2019

    Diversity: the next step

    Businesses can benefit from embedding diversity across their operations, according to a new report.

  • 06 Nov 2019

    Sustainability key to Chinese markets

    Embracing sustainable practices could help international businesses thrive in China.

  • 05 Nov 2019

    Firms confident despite trade tensions

    Most companies are optimistic about their prospects for trade, an HSBC survey finds.

October 2019

  • 21 Oct 2019

    Global transactions: the next frontier

    HSBC’s Diane S Reyes explains how improvements in payments technology are benefiting businesses.

  • 16 Oct 2019

    Green finance in the slow lane

    The world is far short of where it needs to be on sustainable investment, says HSBC’s Daniel Klier.

  • 11 Oct 2019

    Pumping up the global economy

    Fiscal as well as monetary stimulus is needed to revive slowing growth, says Janet Henry, Global Chief Economist, HSBC.

  • 09 Oct 2019

    Let’s talk about mental health

    HSBC has launched a mental health education programme for all its employees worldwide.

  • 04 Oct 2019

    Opportunities in a changing world

    Focusing on customers can help businesses succeed in uncertain times, says HSBC’s Noel Quinn.

  • 03 Oct 2019

    Recognition for HSBC women

    Three HSBC employees feature in American Banker’s list of influential women in finance.

  • 01 Oct 2019

    Backing women in business

    More than a third of female entrepreneurs have experienced gender bias when pitching to investors, an HSBC survey has found.

September 2019

  • 26 Sep 2019

    Financing the low-carbon economy

    Financial institutions need to work together to address the climate challenge, says Noel Quinn.

  • 25 Sep 2019

    Belt and Road award for HSBC

    HSBC has won recognition for supporting China’s strengthening connections with the world.

  • 24 Sep 2019

    Sustainable investing takes centre stage

    Most investors expect to buy more green, social or sustainable bonds in the future, our survey finds.

  • 17 Sep 2019

    HSBC launches mental health partnership

    The bank is championing open and supportive discussions about mental health in the workplace.

  • 12 Sep 2019

    A step closer to paperless trade

    HSBC has supported a groundbreaking blockchain trade finance deal in China’s Greater Bay Area.

  • 04 Sep 2019

    Studying abroad: making it work

    An international education can bring many benefits, but many students still miss home.

  • 02 Sep 2019

    HSBC comes top for transaction banking

    Innovative use of technology helped HSBC win at The Banker magazine’s annual awards.