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HSBC Holdings is a banking and financial services holding company. It operates in three segments: Wealth and Personal Banking, Commercial Banking, and Global Banking & Markets. The Wealth and Personal Banking offers personal banking services, such as current accounts, loans and savings products, as well as investment and wealth management solutions to individuals and their families. The Commercial Banking delivers financial services to small, medium-sized, and middle-market enterprises. The Global Banking & Markets segment 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.

TypePublic
Founded1865
HQLondon, GB
Websitehsbc.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)231,040(-1%)
Job Openings2,718
Revenue (FY, 2020)$80.4 B(-18%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)£4
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at HSBC

Noel Quinn

Noel Quinn

Group Chief Executive & Director
Michael Roberts

Michael Roberts

Chief Executive Officer, HSBC USA and Americas
Pam Kaur

Pam Kaur

Group Chief Risk and Compliance Officer
Ewen Stevenson

Ewen Stevenson

Group Chief Financial Officer & Director
Stephen Moss

Stephen Moss

Regional Chief Executive Officer – Middle East, North Africa and Turkey
Elaine Arden

Elaine Arden

Group Chief Human Resources Officer
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HSBC Office Locations

HSBC has offices in London, Birmingham, McLean, New York and in 61 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
8 Canada Sq Canary Wharf
Birmingham, GB
1 Centenary Square
Bab Ezzouar, DZ
Complexe Immobilier Oriental Business Park, Quartier d'Affaires d'Alger
Buenos Aires, AR
Bouchard 680 – Piso 16°
Buenos Aires, AR
Florida 201
Yerevan, AM
66 Teryan St
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HSBC Financials and Metrics

HSBC Revenue

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HSBC's revenue was reported to be $80.43 b in FY, 2020 which is a 18.5% decrease from the previous period.
GBP

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

13.0b

Net income (Q1, 2021)

4.6b

Market capitalization (30-Jul-2021)

81.2b

Closing stock price (30-Jul-2021)

4.0

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

384.4b
HSBC's current market capitalization is £81.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

87.7b98.7b80.4b

Revenue growth, %

10000000%12%(18%)

Cost of goods sold

33.9b42.6b30.0b

Gross profit

53.8b56.1b50.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Gross profit

13.7b13.6b13.8b14.4b14.9b13.4b13.7b13.1b11.9b13.0b

Operating expense total

9.6b8.4b8.5b8.8b9.5b9.0b10.9b12.5b8.8b8.1b

Pre tax profit

4.8b6.0b5.9b6.2b6.2b4.8b3.2b1.1b3.1b5.8b

Income tax expense

1.0b1.3b1.4b1.3b1.2b1.0b721.0m472.0m1.0b1.2b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

162.8b154.1b304.5b

Accounts Receivable

1.1t1.1t1.1t

Prepaid Expenses

8.7b9.1b8.1b

PP&E

10.1b10.5b10.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

184.4b189.8b166.8b172.7b171.1b151.2b187.4b249.7b285.5b384.4b

Accounts Receivable

1.1t1.1t1.1t1.1t1.1t1.1t1.1t1.1t1.1t1.1t

Total Assets

2.7t2.6t2.6t2.7t2.8t2.7t2.9t2.9t3.0t3.0t

Accounts Payable

1.4t1.4t1.4t1.4t1.5t1.4t1.5t1.6t1.7t1.7t
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

15.0b8.7b6.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.9b10.5b5.2b

Accounts Payable

(5.7b)79.2b226.7b

Cash From Operating Activities

6.5b29.7b182.2b
Half Year
USDH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

8.4b9.9b3.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

946.0m1.5b3.1b

Cash From Operating Activities

(6.6b)40.5b159.8b

Purchases of PP&E

(520.0m)(532.0m)(447.0m)
GBPQ1, 2018

Financial Leverage

13 x

P/E Ratio

317.8
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HSBC Operating Metrics

HSBC's Customers was reported to be 40 m in FY, 2020.
FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020FY, 2020

Countries

706766

Customers

38 m38 m38 m39 m40 m40 m40 m

Customers (Retail Banking and Wealth Management)

36 m36 m37 m37 m38 m38 m39 m39 m38 m

Offices

3.9 k3.8 k
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HSBC Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Assetfinance December (F) Limited
Assetfinance December (H) Limited
Assetfinance December (M) Limited
Assetfinance December (P) Limited
Assetfinance December (R) Limited
Assetfinance June (A) Limited
Assetfinance June (D) Limited
Assetfinance Limited
Assetfinance March (B) Limited
Assetfinance March (D) Limited
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HSBC Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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HSBC Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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HSBC Online and Social Media Presence

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HSBC Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    76/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    74/100

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HSBC News and Updates

HSBC says Southeast Asia should be on investors' radar screen. Here are 11 stocks to buy

The bank said stocks from Southeast Asia offer value and could post higher earnings growth compared to broader Asia.

HSBC accused of ‘blatant’ forex fraud by former client

HSBC currency traders in London routinely have been accused of routinely fronting run client orders for extra profits as part The post HSBC accused of ‘blatant’ forex fraud by former client appeared first on CityAM.

Commerzbank faces €200m hit after ditching HSBC outsourcing deal

Commerzbank will write off €200 million in the second quarter after deciding to abandon plans to outsource securities settlement to HSBC, citing "technical implementation risks".

Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds and others hit by major DNS outage

Late Thursday afternoon Akamai reported a problem with its Edge DNS service, resulting in outages at thousands of websites.

HSBC Halts Mortgages for Evergrande Projects in Hong Kong

HSBC Halts Mortgages for Evergrande Projects in Hong Kong
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HSBC Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was HSBC founded?

    HSBC was founded in 1865.

  • Who are HSBC key executives?

    HSBC's key executives are Noel Quinn, Michael Roberts and Pam Kaur.

  • How many employees does HSBC have?

    HSBC has 231,040 employees.

  • What is HSBC revenue?

    Latest HSBC annual revenue is $80.4 b.

  • What is HSBC revenue per employee?

    Latest HSBC revenue per employee is $348.1 k.

  • Who are HSBC competitors?

    Competitors of HSBC include Commerzbank, Lloyds Banking Group and Standard Chartered.

  • Where is HSBC headquarters?

    HSBC headquarters is located at 8 Canada Sq Canary Wharf, London.

  • Where are HSBC offices?

    HSBC has offices in London, Birmingham, McLean, New York and in 61 other locations.

  • How many offices does HSBC have?

    HSBC has 74 offices.