News and insight
08 Apr 2019
Our ESG Update
HSBC’s latest ESG report outlines how the bank is working to meet its wider responsibilities.
07 Nov 2018
HSBC hits USD25bn sustainability milestone
The bank has set itself a target of providing USD100 billion in sustainable financing by 2025.
12 Sep 2018
ESG becomes a priority
Companies need to manage their wider impact on society if they wish to attract investors.
30 Aug 2018
Farming a fragile planet
Could technology help farmers around the world anticipate and adapt to climate change?
14 Jun 2018
Developing the green bond market
Green bonds have an important part to play in tackling climate change, says HSBC’s John Flint.
20 Apr 2018
HSBC strengthens energy policy
The bank will stop financing new coal-fired power as it works to support a low-carbon economy.
13 Dec 2017
Climate change is a risk that no long-term investor can afford to ignore, says Stephanie Maier.
27 Nov 2017
HSBC launches sustainable bond
The money raised will support projects with social, economic and environmental benefits.
13 Nov 2017
Climate debate heats up
Businesses are stepping up their efforts to combat climate change, says HSBC’s Zoe Knight.
06 Nov 2017
HSBC makes new sustainability pledges
Bank to provide USD100 billion in financing to tackle climate change and support sustainable growth.
17 Aug 2017
Green bonds come of age
Green bonds have a vital role to play in helping to tackle climate change, says Gordon French.
04 Jul 2017
Tackling climate change together
Can private businesses and public bodies join forces successfully to build a low-carbon economy?
26 May 2017
China: From green laggard to green leader
China is ploughing billions into clean energy and promoting the use of electric vehicles.
16 May 2017
Financing green cities
Tweaking financial rules could encourage institutional investors to back green infrastructure.
13 Apr 2017
Climate change: risks and opportunities
André Brandão explains how HSBC helps customers respond to environmental challenges.
16 Feb 2017
A wave of green power in Mexico
HSBC is boosting its use of renewables by buying power from a new windfarm in Mexico.
15 Feb 2017
Sustainable cities, smart cities
Cities have a vital part to play in fighting climate change and building a low-carbon future.