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18 Jun 2021 Sale of retail banking business in France

HSBC Continental Europe (‘HBCE’) has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU’) with Promontoria MMB SAS (‘My Money Group’), its subsidiary Banque des Caraïbes SA (the ‘Purchaser’) and My Money Bank (‘MMB’), regarding the potential sale of HBCE’s retail banking business in France.

07 Jun 2021 HSBC appoints David Liao and Surendra Rosha as Co-Chief Executives for Asia Pacific

David Liao and Surendra Rosha have been appointed as Co-Chief Executives of HSBC Asia Pacific, taking over from Peter Wong with immediate effect.

26 May 2021 HSBC exits US mass market retail banking

Strategically repositions US retail business towards international banking and wealth management.

20 May 2021 HSBC partners with WRI and WWF to scale next generation solutions to climate change

HSBC, in partnership with WRI and WWF, today unveils their Climate Solutions Partnership to unlock barriers to finance for companies and projects that tackle climate change.

27 Apr 2021 HSBC Holdings plc 1Q 2021 Earnings Release

“We had a good start to the year in support of our customers, while achieving materially enhanced returns for our shareholders,” said Group Chief Executive Noel Quinn.

23 Feb 2021 HSBC Holdings plc Annual Results 2020

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit before tax of USD8.8bn, down 34%, from higher expected credit losses and other credit impairment charges and lower revenue, partly offset by a fall in operating expenses.

22 Feb 2021 HSBC Holdings plc Senior management changes

HSBC has today announced a number of changes to its senior management team.

16 Feb 2021 HSBC announces appointment of Celine Herweijer as Group Chief Sustainability Officer

HSBC Holdings plc announces the appointment of Dr Celine Herweijer as Group Chief Sustainability Officer, effective July 2021.

30 Nov 2020 HSBC announces Nuno Matos as incoming Chief Executive of Wealth and Personal Banking

Nuno Matos is appointed as Chief Executive of Wealth and Personal Banking (WPB), subject to regulatory approval.

27 Oct 2020 HSBC Holdings plc 3Q 2020 Earnings Release

“These were promising results against a backdrop of the continuing impacts of COVID-19 on the global economy,” said Group Chief Executive Noel Quinn.

14 Oct 2020 HSBC survey of issuers and investors finds largest share believe more strongly in ESG issues

Capital market participants are attaching greater importance to sustainable finance than a year ago, even as issuers and investors navigate unprecedented challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

09 Oct 2020 HSBC sets out ambition to build a net zero economy

HSBC today announced an ambitious plan to prioritise financing and investment that supports the transition to a net zero global economy.

10 Sep 2020 Mastercard launches partnership with HSBC to promote more sustainable and inclusive communities

HSBC and Mastercard today announced a partnership under Mastercard’s City Possible framework whereby the two companies will provide their expertise to help cities achieve sustainable economic growth.

03 Aug 2020 HSBC Holdings plc Interim Results 2020

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit before tax of USD4.3bn, down 65%, reflecting the impact of COVID-19, falling interest rates, increased geopolitical risk and heightened levels of market volatility.

29 Jul 2020 HSBC partners with the Asian Development Bank to provide USD1.2bn funding lifeline to Asian supply chains

HSBC is partnering with the Asian Development Bank to provide finance to suppliers of vital medical equipment and support the recovery from COVID-19.

04 May 2020 HSBC to acquire remaining 50 per cent stake in its life insurance joint venture in China

HSBC Insurance (Asia) Limited has entered into an agreement to acquire the remaining equity interest in HSBC Life China, subject to regulatory approval.

28 Apr 2020 HSBC Holdings plc 1Q 2020 Earnings Release

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit before tax of USD3.2bn, down 48%, primarily reflecting the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak and weakening oil prices.

31 Mar 2020 Statement on 2019 fourth interim dividend and 2020 ordinary share dividends

HSBC has announced that it has cancelled the fourth interim dividend for 2019 amid the economic uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic.

17 Mar 2020 HSBC appoints Noel Quinn as Group Chief Executive

HSBC Holdings plc announces that Noel Quinn is appointed Group Chief Executive Officer. This is effective immediately.

18 Feb 2020 HSBC Holdings plc Annual Results 2019

HSBC Holdings plc reported profit before tax for 2019 of USD13.3 billion, down 33 per cent. Adjusted profit before tax rose 5 per cent to USD22.2 billion.

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