HSBC Holdings is a British multinational banking and financial services holding company. The Company is organized within four business groups: Commercial Banking; Global Banking and Markets (investment banking); Retail Banking and Wealth Management; and Global Private Banking. HSBC's Commercial Banking provides financial services to small, medium-sized and middle-market enterprises. Its Global Banking and Markets arm provides investment banking and financing solutions for corporate and institutional clients, including corporate banking, investment banking, capital markets, trade services, payments and cash management, and leveraged acquisition finance. Group Private Banking provides services to high-net-worth individuals and their families. The Company's Retail banking and wealth management provides a full range of personal financial services, including current and savings accounts, mortgage loans, car financing, insurance, credit cards, loans, pensions, and investments.
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Type
Public
HQ
London, GB
Founded
1865
Size (employees)
228,687 (est)-1%
Website
hsbc.com
HSBC was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at HSBC

Phillip Ameen

Phillip Ameen

Board Member
Kathleen Casey

Kathleen Casey

Board Member
GBS Laura Cha

GBS Laura Cha

Board Member
Henri de Castries

Henri de Castries

Board Member
Joachim Faber

Joachim Faber

Board Member
Irene Lee

Irene Lee

Board Member
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HSBC Office Locations

HSBC has offices in Corder, Hertfordshire, New Hyde Park, Luton and in 229 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
8 Canada Sq Canary Wharf
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HSBC Financials and Metrics

HSBC Financials

HSBC's revenue was reported to be £19.76 b in FY, 2017 which is a 170.6% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

19.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

170.6%

Net income (FY, 2017)

1.8 b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

2.3 b

Market capitalization (15-Jun-2018)

194.3 b

Closing share price (15-Jun-2018)

48.5

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

97.6 b

EV

1.5 t
HSBC's current market capitalization is $194.3 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

31 b13.4 b25.1 b21.6 b20.5 b20.3 b18.3 b18.6 b19 b19.8 b

Revenue growth, %

(57%)88%(14%)(5%)(1%)(10%)2%2%171%

Operating expense total

981 m34.9 b

EBIT

4.4 b2.3 b4 b3.1 b1 b3.3 b2 b3 b878 m2.3 b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Cost of goods sold

89 m216 m227 m243 m276 m326 m342 m362 m418 m

Sales and marketing expense

223 m226 m246 m267 m254 m241 m242 m235 m265 m

Operating expense total

223 m226 m246 m267 m254 m241 m242 m235 m265 m

EBIT

673 m543 m606 m626 m617 m654 m638 m604 m597 m
Annual
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

9.5 b14.3 b14.3 b56.5 b51.6 b67.6 b42.9 b39.7 b1.2 b97.6 b

Accounts Receivable

627.2 b623.7 b623.7 b653.2 b671.6 b586.7 b608.2 b567.3 b594.9 b

Inventories

73.9 b1.1 t

Current Assets

651.4 b649.6 b649.6 b721.5 b734.1 b728.5 b713.6 b649.5 b727.9 b812.8 b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Cash

1.1 b914 m863 m915 m903 m1 b

Inventories

83.6 b84.9 b81.7 b79.8 b77.6 b69.6 b

Goodwill

1.6 b1.6 b1.6 b1.6 b1.6 b1.6 b

Total Assets

197 b204 b204 b211 b208 b202 b
Annual
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

3.5 b1.8 b3.2 b2.4 b1.2 b2.5 b1.4 b2 b(179 m)1.8 b

Depreciation and Amortization

286 m142 m158 m(45 m)

Inventories

Accounts Payable

Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

283 m284 m164 m251 m455 m154 m133 m166 m296 m

Depreciation and Amortization

56 m87 m37 m77 m122 m(3 m)(15 m)(29 m)(22 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.5 b5.8 b2.6 b1.2 b3.6 b124 m42 m(690 m)(6 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

1.9 b3.5 b(14.1 b)(14.4 b)(25.1 b)(13.8 b)(17.6 b)(18.2 b)5.8 b
GBPY, 2017

EV/EBIT

622 x

EV/CFO

96.9 x

Revenue/Employee

85.1 k

Debt/Equity

31.4 x

Debt/Assets

1.7 x

Financial Leverage

18.8 x
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HSBC Operating Metrics

HSBC's Customers was reported to be 38 m in FY, 2017.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Countries

67

Customers

47 m38 m38 m

Offices

3.90 k
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HSBC Online and Social Media Presence

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HSBC News and Updates

Ranked: The banks that have closed the most branches since 2015

New analysis has revealed which of banks have shut the most branches since 2015, with NatWest, HSBC and Lloyds Bank reporting the highest number of closures. Some 2,868 UK retail branches will have shut up shop by the end of this year, with 879 bank closures during last year, according to Which? …

HSBC battles entrenched locals, past mistakes in U.S. credit card push

LONDON, June 15 (Reuters) - HSBC's push into credit cards and personal loans in the United States will be no easy task as the bank faces entrenched domestic rivals and the legacy of a previous disastrous foray into U.S. lending.

'Growth mode': HSBC to invest up to $17bn in expansion and tech

HSBC will invest as much as $17bn (£12.7bn) in expanding its network and adopting new technology as it puts a period of restructuring behind it, its chief executive announced today. The UK's largest bank by assets will invest between $15bn and $17bn "primarily in growth and technology", chief exe…

HSBC to invest $15-17 billion by 2020 in push for growth

LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC will invest $15-17 billion in the next three years in areas including technology and China as it swings from a strategy of cost-cutting to growth, new CEO John Flint said on Monday, while keeping profitability and dividend targets little changed.

HSBC to invest $15-17 billion by 2020 as strategy pivots to growth

LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC will invest $15-17 billion in the next three years in areas including technology and its core Asian markets of Hong Kong and China as it swings from a strategy of cost-cutting to growth, new Chief Executive John Flint said on Monday.

HSBC to invest $15-17 billion as strategy swings from shrink to grow

LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC will invest $15-17 billion in areas including technology and its core Asian markets of Hong Kong and China as it swings from a strategy of cost-cutting to growth, new Chief Executive John Flint said on Monday.
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