News and insight
16 Apr 2019
Global growth slows further
HSBC economists have cut their 2019 global growth forecast from 2.6 per cent to 2.4 per cent.
01 Mar 2019
Who cares wins
Businesses must adapt to the rise of the green and socially-conscious young consumer.
31 Jan 2019
Road-testing the electric dream
Why is HSBC’s Global Head of Research planning to travel across Europe in an electric car?
17 Jan 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.
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.
17 Oct 2018
Diverging fortunes for world economies
The outlook for the US is bright but emerging economies face a challenging 2019, says Janet Henry.
28 Sep 2018
The world in 2030
China is to become the world’s largest economy in 2030, according to our long-term projections.
26 Sep 2018
The future of cities
New technologies could make ‘smart cities’ cleaner, more efficient and safer places to live.
30 Aug 2018
Farming a fragile planet
Could technology help farmers around the world anticipate and adapt to climate change?
31 Jul 2018
The rise of China’s supercities
Plans for 19 supercity clusters are the heart of the next phase of the country’s urbanisation.
06 Jul 2018
Global economy faces triple shock
How could US monetary policy, oil prices and trade wars affect the global economy?
02 May 2018
The future consumer
Health is a priority for all three of the world’s new consumer groups, says Erwan Rambourg.