HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 66 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.
Our four global businesses serve more than 38 million customers worldwide through a network of around 3,800 offices.
Our unparalleled international network links developed and emerging markets, and spans the world’s largest and fastest-growing trade corridors.
Our international network covers more than 90 per cent of global trade
The HBSC brand is recognised worldwide. Our latest advertising campaign highlights our role in helping people, businesses and communities to thrive.
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Our archives reflect the bank’s long and eventful history. Find out what's in the collections and how to access them.
Building our foundations
Thomas Jackson helped drive HSBC’s early growth after it was founded in 1865.
Businesses seek green gains
Businesses can benefit financially by encouraging their suppliers to be more sustainable.
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.
HSBC hits USD25bn sustainability milestone
The bank has set itself a target of providing USD100 billion in sustainable financing by 2025.