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Sustainability

  • 22 Oct 2020

    Protecting the Great Barrier Reef

    HSBC Australia is spearheading investment to improve water quality around the world’s largest coral reef system.

  • Father and son cycling together in nature

    16 Oct 2020

    HSBC signs up for climate action

    ‘Count Us In’ aims to inspire a billion people to protect the planet – and HSBC is a founder member.

  • 09 Oct 2020

    HSBC sets out net zero ambition

    Find out how we plan to help build a thriving low-carbon economy.

  • 09 Oct 2020

    Our net zero ambition: a letter to customers

    Noel Quinn has written an open letter to our customers explaining how we plan to support them on the journey to a net zero carbon future.

  • Tractors plough a green field

    30 Sep 2020

    HSBC named best investment bank for sustainability

    The Banker recognises our work on sustainable finance and support for communities.

  • A female employee in an HSBC UK branch

    10 Sep 2020

    HSBC wins Euromoney global awards

    The bank was praised for its ‘extra efforts’ to support customers during COVID-19.

  • 03 Aug 2020

    Helping our customers through the pandemic

    We have provided around USD80 billion in support to help our personal and wholesale customers cope with COVID-19.

  • A boat covered with solar panels in a canal

    27 Jul 2020

    HSBC launches ESG solutions team

    The bank is sharpening its focus on environmental, social and governance issues to serve clients better.

  • Solar power plants in the dusk of the evening

    15 Jul 2020

    HSBC wins sustainable finance recognition

    The bank’s success at the Euromoney awards has highlighted its work to support the transition to a low-carbon future.

  • 15 Jul 2020

    Helping vulnerable people to open bank accounts

    HSBC is supporting disadvantaged groups in Hong Kong and the UK by giving them access to basic banking services.

  • 25 Jun 2020

    Powering a greener future for the UK

    HSBC is helping to finance an undersea link between the UK and Denmark that will boost renewable energy use.

  • 27 May 2020

    HSBC backs social innovators

    The bank is supporting pioneering projects that help people develop the skills they need to thrive.

  • 26 Mar 2020

    HSBC announces COVID-19 donation fund

    We are donating USD25 million to support the international response to the coronavirus.

  • 12 Dec 2019

    Our clean water legacy

    Millions have benefited from clean water and sanitation thanks to the HSBC Water Programme.

  • 11 Jul 2019

    HSBC named best for sustainable finance

    The bank has won recognition for its work to support the transition to a low-carbon economy.

  • 07 Jun 2019

    Women in the driving seat

    An HSBC-backed initiative is training low-income women in Jaipur to become rickshaw drivers.

  • 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.

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