HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 65 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 40 million customers worldwide. Our unparalleled international network links developed and emerging markets, and spans the world’s largest and fastest-growing trade corridors.
We have been connecting customers to opportunities since 1865
The HSBC brand is recognised worldwide. Our latest advertising campaign highlights our role in helping people, businesses and communities to thrive.
HSBC in two minutesWe support businesses to trade and grow and help people to manage their money. Watch this short animation to find out more about us.
Our archives reflect the bank’s long and eventful history. Find out what's in the collections and how to access them.
Learn how a local Hong Kong bank became one of the world’s largest financial services organisations.
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Diversity: the next step
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