UK law firms recognise the need to innovate and change in response to COVID-19

28 October 2020

UK law firms are recognising the need to innovate and adapt through the use of technology in light of the pandemic, according to a new report from HSBC UK.

HSBC launches new additional ‘around the clock’ virtual healthcare support for life insurance customers

20 October 2020

Existing HSBC Life Protection policyholders in the UK will now receive additional physical and mental health benefits, which will be included as standard on new policies.

British businesses spend big on online marketing as strategies change through COVID-19

16 October 2020

British businesses are spending increasing amounts on online marketing to expand their customer bases in the wake of ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, according to business card data from HSBC UK.

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28 Oct 2020 HSBC shares UK employee ethnic representation data

UK law firms recognise the need to innovate and change in response to COVID-19

20 Oct 2020 HSBC launches new additional ‘around the clock’ virtual healthcare support for life insurance customers

16 Oct 2020 British businesses spend big on online marketing as strategies change through COVID-19

13 Oct 2020 HSBC UK launches new voice-driven technology

12 Oct 2020 HSBC UK Supports Scheme to Help Raise Awareness of Hidden Disabilities

10 Oct 2020 HSBC UK’s Ian Tandy awarded MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2020

8 Oct 2020 HSBC UK doubles availability of accounts to help homeless people get access to banking

5 Oct 2020 Lockdown provides opportunity for more people to consider future life goals


17 Sep 2020 HSBC UK re-introduces £125 Current Account switch offer

2 Sep 2020 HSBC UK updates on mortgage lending availability


12 Aug 2020 HSBC UK Student Account for 2020 intake launched


23 Jul 2020 HSBC UK help customers zoom towards home ownership

21 Jul 2020 UK businesses among the most impacted by COVID-19

8 Jul 2020 Financial advisers forecast increase in individual protection demand English PDF 305.26 KB

6 Jul 2020 HSBC UK introduces Apple Business Chat to customers


22 Jun 2020 HSBC UK boosts future financial fitness

12 Jun 2020 Mitchells & Butlers secures £100m CLBILS loan safeguarding 45,000 jobs

8 Jun 2020 Young doesn’t mean naive when it comes to managing money

HSBC UK offers digital cheque scanning for businesses to reduce trips to branches

Bolton pushchair manufacturer secures funding to protect future

Future of North East NHS ambulance service safeguarded with £1.6m in funding from HSBC UK

6 Jun 2020 Investing in a greener future: HSBC UK expands range of sustainable funds English PDF 299.39 KB


21 May 2020 HSBC UK cuts mortgage rates

Land Rover Defender specialist secures funding to safeguard business during coronavirus

Brits spend less in lockdown but half say savings would last only 2 months

14 May 2020 Stoke health supplement firm fulfils high demand during COVID-19 thanks to HSBC UK backing

6 May 2020 Burton-upon-Trent manufacturer secures additional support from HSBC UK

5 May 2020 Northampton shoe manufacturer secures support from HSBC UK

4 May 2020 HSBC UK launches Bounce Back Loans to support small businesses

Midlands safety equipment specialist get support from HSBC UK during COVID-19

1 May 2020 Welsh engineers begin manufacturing vital equipment amid coronavirus threat

Family-owed drinks bottling business launches production of hand sanitiser


29 Apr 2020 Telemarketing company poised to bounce back thanks to HSBC UK funding

24 Apr 2020 London drum supplier secures Covid-19 support from HSBC UK

23 Apr 2020 Digital cheque deposits on the rise as customers stay home English PDF 404.68 KB

Highland transport firm purchases new vessel with £13.5m funding

Fareham beauty salon gets support from HSBC UK during COVID-19

21 Apr 2020 South Wales business secures £226 million loan to support essential industries

HSBC UK aims to raise £2 million for The Big Night In Appeal

20 Apr 2020 Responding to Coronavirus: a message from HSBC UK’s Chief Executive

Doncaster security specialist set for growth with HSBC UK funding

17 Apr 2020 HSBC UK cuts mortgage rates and re-introduces trackers

HSBC UK extends support for problem gamblers by prohibiting gambling on credit cards English PDF 551.04 KB

South Yorkshire care provider increases pay with support from HSBC UK

16 Apr 2020 HSBC UK extends support for sole traders, partnerships and large businesses impacted by COVID-19

HSBC UK updates on branch plans for 2020

15 Apr 2020 HSBC UK broadens retirement advice offering with addition of FundsNetwork pension English PDF 296.20 KB

14 Apr 2020 Yorkshire based advanced healthcare business upgrades production line with HSBC UK backing

7 Apr 2020 Cornish farmers respond to Coronavirus threat with HSBC UK support English PDF 410.54 KB

3 Apr 2020 HSBC UK announces increase to existing overdraft buffer to £500 to help customers affected by COVID-19

2 Apr 2020 HSBC UK supports treasury announcement on Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme English PDF 269.52 KB

1 Apr 2020 HSBC UK announces additional relief for personal loan and credit card customers affected by COVID-19

Battersea Spanish school goes virtual with support from HSBC UK during COVID-19


25 Mar 2020 £1m Donation for net Coronavirus Appeal and Red Cross

23 Mar 2020 HSBC UK extends financial support for businesses dealing with COVID-19

20 Mar 2020 HSBC announces further rate reduction on variable rate mortgages

HSBC announces additional relief for customers affected by COVID-19

HSBC UK announces new measures to support British firms trading internationally

11 Mar 2020 Package of support announced for customers affected by COVID-19

9 Mar 2020 HSBC UK Birkenhead branch celebrates 175th anniversary English PDF 797.03 KB

HSBC UK Birkenhead branch celebrates 175th anniversary brochure English PDF 27.89 MB

HSBC UK’s VoiceID prevents £400m of attempted fraud

3 Mar 2020 HSBC UK appoints new Head of Agriculture to support customers


27 Feb 2020 HSBC UK strengthens Commercial Banking Team in Birmingham, Warwickshire and Coventry English PDF 218.90 KB

25 Feb 2020 HSBC UK announces branch network plans for 2020

13 Feb 2020 HSBC UK makes mortgage borrowing cheaper English PDF 312.63 KB

12 Feb 2020 Commercial cards make petty cash a thing of the past for British business

10 Feb 2020 HSBC UK Romford branch celebrates 100 years of serving the town English PDF 645.12 KB

7 Feb 2020 Ysgol Gynradd Aberteifi launches first HSBC UK Schoolbank in Wales


20 Jan 2020 HSBC UK for Intermediaries celebrates record year in the community English PDF 465.21 KB


23 Dec 2019 HSBC UK hits broker milestone English PDF 225.03 KB

5 Dec 2019 HSBC UK reveals the character traits putting the nation at risk of fraud English PDF 371.93 KB

4 Dec 2019 HSBC UK simplifies overdraft structure English PDF 395.40 KB


19 Nov 2019 HSBC UK Windsor branch reaches 100 years of serving the royal borough English PDF 628.34 KB


26 Sep 2019 HSBC UK boosts SME lending fund to £14 billion English PDF 131.20 KB

16 Sep 2019 HSBC UK introduces cash switching offers English PDF 386.28 KB

5 Sep 2019 HSBC UK mortgage changes help ‘zero hours’ contract workers get on the housing ladder English PDF 580.48 KB

4 Sep 2019 International students miss the sounds of home the most English PDF 372.18 KB


15 Aug 2019 HSBC UK refreshes mortgages rates English PDF 495.12 KB

HSBC UK Prestatyn branch celebrates 125th anniversary English PDF 606.53 KB

HSBC UK Prestatyn branch celebrates 125th anniversary brochure English PDF 21.59 MB


25 Jul 2019 HSBC UK refreshes mortgages rates English PDF 499.43 KB

12 Jul 2019 The challenges of first time buyers laid bare English PDF 147.37 KB

3 Jul 2019 HSBC UK launches green finance proposition to support UK businesses English PDF 491.25 KB


28 Jun 2019 HSBC UK provides support for survivors of human trafficking

26 Jun 2019 HSBC UK for Intermediaries hits broker landmark English PDF 366.24 KB

HSBC UK Branches raise £2000 for Royal British Legion English PDF 86.23 KB

24 Jun 2019 HSBC UK Preston branch celebrates 175th anniversary English PDF 416.32 KB

19 Jun 2019 New HSBC UK Student Account adds £100 cash offer English PDF 148.50 KB

12 Jun 2019 HSBC UK pilot of new, industry-first technology reduces ATM “cash-trapping” fraud losses by 50% English PDF 281.06 KB

10 Jun 2019 HSBC UK introduces untraceable sort code to protect victims of financial abuse

4 Jun 2019 HSBC UK to place money management capabilities at the heart of its mobile banking app English PDF 400.38 KB


21 May 2019 It’s not too late to spring clean your finances: HSBC UK launches switching offers English PDF 349.14 KB

20 May 2019 HSBC UK and British Cycling launch scheme to help children onto two wheels English PDF 410.80 KB


29 Apr 2019 Millions of HSBC UK current account customers offered free benefit English PDF 418.84 KB

18 Apr 2019 HSBC UK appoints interim head of mortgages and savings English PDF 58.28 KB

15 Apr 2019 Stay vigilant against fraud attacks HSBC UK urges farmers English PDF 401.48 KB

1 Apr 2019 Docklands School Children Enter the Dragon’s Den with HSBC UK English PDF 478.83 KB

HSBC UK’s VoiceID hits double landmark English PDF 271.49 KB


29 Mar 2019 End dates announced for HSBC UK current account switching offers English PDF 209.24 KB


15 Jan 2019 HSBC UK refreshes mortgages rates English PDF 450.44 KB

10 Jan 2019 HSBC UK introduces new interest rates of up to 2.00% AER/Gross on Fixed Rate Saver

8 Jan 2019 Global study: UK jumps six spots to third best place in the world for career-minded expats

2 Jan 2019 HSBC UK new year offers to help customers thrive


5 Dec 2018 First UK green loan for commercial development provided to King's Cross

4 Dec 2018 HSBC UK’s Tamworth branch celebrates 125th anniversary

Investing made easy: HSBC UK launches personalised online advice platform


26 Nov 2018 HSBC UK stages theft of TV personality Rachel Riley’s identity to warn of the dangers of digital fraud during the festive season English PDF 281.16 KB

6 Nov 2018 UK exporters risk missing out on China’s US$8 trillion import opportunity

2 Nov 2018 New green HSBC UK Birmingham HQ opens its doors

1 Nov 2018 UK businesses positive about international trade and taking steps to prepare for Brexit


24 Oct 2018 8 in 10 UK millennials not on top of their finances

2 Oct 2018 Traditional fairy tales reimagined to tackle financial literacy gap between boys and girls


19 Sep 2018 HSBC UK lending fund – committing £12 billion to support UK SMEs

14 Sep 2018 HSBC UK unleashes the luck of its lions in Birmingham


20 Aug 2018 HSBC UK fuels growth for Yorkshire generator manufacturer English PDF 133.65 KB

16 Aug 2018 HSBC announces changes to savings interest rates and SVR English PDF 347.28 KB


2 Jul 2018 HSBC completes ring-fencing six months ahead of legal deadline English PDF 264.29 KB


23 Jun 2018 HSBC UK launches strongest current account for students with more apprentices than ever eligible English PDF 152.81 KB

14 Jun 2018 HSBC UK aims to improve nation’s bank-life balance English PDF 189.53 KB

11 Jun 2018 HSBC UK makes changes to help people buy their first home and cuts mortgage rates English PDF 257.35 KB


9 May 2018 HSBC UK launches connected money app English PDF 309.25 KB


18 Apr 2018 Chinese students in UK can pay tuition fees directly by WeChat - HSBC English PDF 80.40 KB

HSBC UK refreshes its premium offering to give greater flexibility for customers and their families English PDF 218.64 KB

10 Apr 2018 UK firms shrug off Brexit uncertainty, see strong international growth ahead


26 Mar 2018 HSBC introduces range of 95% LTV mortgages available through brokers English PDF 148.97 KB

15 Mar 2018 UK Gender Pay Gap English PDF 589.04 KB

6 Mar 2018 HSBC Dudley celebrates 125th anniversary English PDF 462.08 KB


28 Feb 2018 UK homeowner finances more resilient than those in other countries new bank study finds English PDF 372.81 KB

26 Feb 2018 Expats feel at home in UK cities English PDF 156.66 KB

13 Feb 2018 One in seven young brits would buy a home with a stranger – particularly if they’re a pet-loving doctor – to get their foot on the property ladder, new HSBC study reveals English PDF 142.42 KB


31 Jan 2018 HSBC UK lowers rates on higher LTV mortgages English PDF 217.91 KB

22 Jan 2018 HSBC mortgages now available through St. James’s Place advisers English PDF 206.77 KB

18 Jan 2018 HSBC launches £100m emergency fund for small business suppliers of Carillion English PDF 172.41 KB


7 Dec 2017 New HSBC UK Mobile Banking App is now available to Android customers English PDF 136.59 KB

5 Dec 2017 HSBC UK and British cycling find small and simple ‘nudges’ can help get people back on their bikes English PDF 395.46 KB


20 Nov 2017 HSBC UK appoints new Head of Retail Banking & Wealth Management English PDF 226.02 KB

14 Nov 2017 HSBC makes changes to mortgage rates English PDF 208.52 KB

13 Nov 2017 HSBC announces changes to savings interest rates English PDF 196.81 KB

9 Nov 2017 People and productivity - Flexible working English PDF 573.23 KB

8 Nov 2017 Nine out of ten (89%) employees believe flexible working is key to boosting productivity levels English PDF 117.67 KB


26 Oct 2017 HSBC UK talent tops OUTstanding list English PDF 287.32 KB

24 Oct 2017 HSBC UK launches new mobile banking app English PDF 194.22 KB

19 Oct 2017 HSBC UK pushes further into open banking through partnership with innovative fintech English PDF 228.63 KB

5 Oct 2017 Update: Information for customers affected by the news about Monarch Airlines

4 Oct 2017 Information for customers affected by the news about Monarch Airlines

3 Oct 2017 UK mid-market firms could unlock significant growth potential by increasing exports English PDF 179.79 KB


28 Sep 2017 HSBC UK takes first step into open banking English PDF 298.29 KB

27 Sep 2017 HSBC UK City Rides attract over 100,000 people during first year English PDF 165.60 KB

19 Sep 2017 Mid-Competition Reminder: Win Prizes Worth Up To £50 With HSBC UK English PDF 349.74 KB

11 Sep 2017 HSBC removes valuation fees for all mortgage customers English PDF 195.06 KB

6 Sep 2017 UK consumers fear the pinch but many are not preparing for the future English PDF 163.94 KB


16 Aug 2017 HSBC partners with Capita to launch improved broker platform English PDF 305.82 KB

14 Aug 2017 One in five British savers in the dark when it comes to investing English PDF 103.92 KB


28 Jul 2017 UK home buyers go digital to get on the property ladder: HSBC study English PDF 373.80 KB

The future of home buying - Factsheet English PDF 513.73 KB

24 Jul 2017 HSBC UK student account extended to higher level apprentices English PDF 129.31 KB

13 Jul 2017 HSBC commits £300 million to support UK agriculture English PDF 112.70 KB


30 Jun 2017 HSBC offers new sub-one percent mortgage and cuts 14 mortgage rates English PDF 191.57 KB

28 Jun 2017 HSBC makes key hire to augment digital innovation team English PDF 292.38 KB

20 Jun 2017 Samsung Pay launches for HSBC, First Direct and M&S customers English PDF 203.48 KB

16 Jun 2017 HSBC launches £10 billion fund to support UK SMEs English PDF 168.08 KB

13 Jun 2017 HSBC UK launches unique Android Pay animations with £1m giveaway English PDF 296.81 KB

8 Jun 2017 HSBC commercial banking makes senior appointments English PDF 70.28 KB

6 Jun 2017 £200 when you switch and stay with HSBC English PDF 212.24 KB

1 Jun 2017 HSBC to launch personalised online investment advice English PDF 287.50 KB


30 May 2017 The robot will see you now… English PDF 226.85 KB

26 May 2017 HSBC cuts mortgage rates English PDF 206.87 KB

24 May 2017 Trust in Technology - The facts English PDF 370.68 KB

19 May 2017 Voice ID statement and Q&A English PDF 218.34 KB

9 May 2017 HSBC UK partners with RNIB to make banking easier for blind and partially sighted English PDF 201.32 KB

3 May 2017 Millennials: rise to the retirement challenge English PDF 289.89 KB

HSBC lowers mortgage rates English PDF 221.25 KB


25 Apr 2017 HSBC expands broker distribution with two new firms English PDF 310.01 KB

12 Apr 2017 HSBC UK announces plans to become a dementia friendly bank English PDF 229.62 KB

4 Apr 2017 Generation Buy English PDF 397.16 KB

Generation Buy - Factsheet English PDF 162.62 KB


31 Mar 2017 HSBC UK announces new services for trans customers English PDF 282.04 KB

23 Mar 2017 Save while you spend! HSBC SmartSave app proves a little retail therapy can go a long way English PDF 383.77 KB

10 Mar 2017 Homeowners paying thousands a year too much by sticking with a Standard Variable Rate mortgage English PDF 247.26 KB

8 Mar 2017 Commercial banking makes senior appointments English PDF 71.96 KB


24 Feb 2017 Deposit Dash: How to get on the property ladder by the age of 25 English PDF 513.21 KB

14 Feb 2017 HSBC announces CEO of HSBC UK English PDF 161.40 KB

10 Feb 2017 HSBC makes key mortgage distribution appointment English PDF 201.02 KB

8 Feb 2017 HSBC launches British Sign Language service for business customers English PDF 293.98 KB

2 Feb 2017 Entrepreneurs exchange launches for its second year English PDF 151.18 KB


25 Jan 2017 HSBC lowers mortgage rates English PDF 349.00 KB

24 Jan 2017 HSBC ends branch restructuring programme with planned closure of additional 62 UK branches

1 Jan 2017 British Cycling and HSBC UK partnership officially begins

The Middle East’s path to a sustainable future

23 October 2020

Green finance will be key to the region’s low-carbon transition, says HSBC’s Nour Safa.

Waste not, want not

20 October 2020

Cutting food waste could help retailers protect the environment – and their reputation.

ESG investing remains key during COVID-19

14 October 2020

A new HSBC survey highlights how sustainable finance is moving into the mainstream of capital markets.

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