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  • 12 Sep 2019

    A step closer to paperless trade

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

  • 02 Sep 2019

    HSBC comes top for transaction banking

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

  • 11 Jun 2019

    Supporting tech in the Greater Bay Area

    HSBC has launched a fund for technology companies in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau.

  • 23 May 2019

    Where next for the gig economy?

    How tighter rules could change the game for gig workers – and the businesses that rely on them.

  • 26 Apr 2019

    How technology is transforming corporate banking

    Digital technology is changing how customers bank, trade and raise capital, says HSBC's Niall Cameron.

  • 14 Mar 2019

    A personal trainer for your finances

    Technology is making it even easier for consumers to keep their finances on track.

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    25 Feb 2019

    Technology targets financial crime

    A new system will make HSBC even more effective at managing the risk of crime, says Jennifer Shasky Calvery.

  • 21 Nov 2018

    The new space race

    Satellites could help to connect 350 million people worldwide to the internet in the coming decade, says HSBC’s Davey Jose.

  • 11 Jul 2018

    Why trust is key to money’s digital future

    The way we bank is changing – but trust remains the cornerstone of the financial system.

  • 05 Jul 2018

    Three skills to help you thrive at work

    Even in a digital age, people remain crucial to the success of businesses, says Charlie Nunn.

  • 15 May 2018

    Your face is your password

    Many HSBC business customers can now log in to our mobile app using facial recognition technology.

  • 16 Apr 2018

    Payments app takes two prizes

    An HSBC app that makes it easier to pay back friends has won two technology awards.

  • 02 Feb 2018

    HSBC picks up prizes at TMI Awards 2017

    HSBC has won a number of prizes at the TMI 2017 Awards for Innovation and Excellence.

  • 20 Dec 2017

    How banking is getting personal

    New rules will help create a more individual banking experience, says HSBC’s Josh Bottomley.

  • 15 Sep 2017

    Selfies are the latest way to pay

    Facial recognition technology is helping HSBC customers in China to transfer money securely.

  • 25 Aug 2017

    Fintech: Friend or foe?

    Banks and fintech start-ups can succeed by working together, says HSBC’s Darryl West.

  • 27 Jul 2017

    House hunting goes high tech

    Could technology help you buy and sell your home more quickly?

  • 15 Jun 2017

    Transforming banking with fintech

    Partnerships with start-ups can make banking simpler, faster and better, says Andy Maguire.