News and insight

February 2019

  • Children playing a game of tag rugby in an HSBC Rookie Rugby programme

    08 February 2019

    Building partnerships that last

    HSBC’s Leanne Cutts discusses the value of sports and cultural partnerships to the bank.

January 2019

  • A car charging at an electric point in a rural location

    31 January 2019

    Road-testing the electric dream

    Why is HSBC’s Global Head of Research planning to travel across Europe in an electric car?

  • 22 January 2019

    Breaking records in Dubai

    Find out how diversity and pedal power helped HSBC employees achieve a Guinness World Record.

  • 17 January 2019

    The world trades down

    Global growth is set to ease to 2.6 per cent in 2019, says Janet Henry, Global Chief Economist, HSBC.

  • 09 January 2019

    HSBC voted top for trade finance

    HSBC is the market leader in global trade finance, according to a poll of 7,000 businesses.

December 2018

  • 28 December 2018

    China’s Belt and Road evolves

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

  • 21 December 2018

    The birth of the savings bank

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

  • 18 December 2018

    Southeast Asia’s rising wealth

    Countries such as Indonesia and Vietnam could be increasingly important markets for exporters.

  • 13 December 2018

    A smashing end to badminton’s year

    Top badminton players are battling it out at the first HSBC BWF World Tour Finals.

  • 05 December 2018

    Businesses seek green gains

    Businesses can benefit financially by encouraging their suppliers to be more sustainable.