About HSBC

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. We serve around 48 million customers through four global businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Global Private Banking. Our network covers 72 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America.

With around 6,100 offices worldwide, we aim to be where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and ultimately helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

Listed on the London, Hong Kong, New York, Paris and Bermuda stock exchanges, shares in HSBC Holdings plc are held by about 213,000 shareholders in 131 countries and territories.

Read more about HSBC on our corporate website 

HSBC in the UK

The London office of the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation opened in 1865, but HSBC’s heritage in the UK can be traced back even further. Find out about the bank's history, management structure, education and environmental programmes.

News and media

Find news information for the UK, including press releases and contact details for the retail banking and commercial banking media teams.

Investor relations

Current and potential investors can find information about HSBC, including financial results, dividend information, stock exchange announcements and investor presentations, on our corporate website.


We offer a world of interesting and varied opportunities to suit every stage of your career. We encourage our people to be their best in an inclusive and inspiring environment. For details go to our corporate website.


At HSBC we know how important it is that banks play a positive role in the global economy and society. We believe that a sustainable bank must be consistently profitable, but not solely concerned with making a profit.