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 £18.99 b in FY, 2016 which is a 2% increase from the previous period.
USD

Net income (Q1, 2017)

296 m

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

597 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

197.7 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

48.7

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

1 b

EV

368.7 b
HSBC's current market capitalization is $197.7 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

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

Revenue growth, %

(10%)2%2%

Operating expense total

981 m

EBIT

4.4 b2.3 b4 b3.1 b1 b3.3 b2 b3 b878 m
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, 2016

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

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

Inventories

73.9 b

Current Assets

651.4 b649.6 b649.6 b721.5 b734.1 b728.5 b713.6 b649.5 b727.9 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, 2016

Net Income

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

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
USDY, 2017

EV/EBIT

617.5 x

EV/CFO

-61.2 x

Debt/Equity

8.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.9 x

Financial Leverage

9.8 x
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HSBC Operating Metrics

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

Customers

47 m38 m38 m
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HSBC News and Updates

Investor group recommends voting down HSBC's annual report

Investors in HSBC should vote down the London-headquartered bank's remuneration and annual reports, according to an influential shareholder advisory group. Pensions and Investment Research Consultants (Pirc) today said investors should demand an opportunity to vote on the dividend paid by the ban…

Trump's shift on a massive deal is the latest example of his confounding trade policy

President Donald Trump directed officials to look into getting the US back into the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which would represent a significant personal reversal. The TPP flip is the latest in a series of confusing trade policy posturing by the president. The uncertainty has real consequences f…

British exports to grow at "fastest pace since 2011" say HSBC forecasts

The value of British exports will expand at the fastest pace since 2011 during the course of this year, according to forecasts from HSBC to be published today. UK goods and services exports will increase by 10 per cent in 2018 to hit $900bn in US dollar terms (£639bn), the bank said. British e…

In Race for Productivity, Flexible Working Beats Pay

In the last two quarters the UK has seen the strongest growth in productivity in ten years. HSBC looked behind the figures to see what's driving the change. The post In Race for Productivity, Flexible Working Beats Pay appeared first on Computer Business Review.

Cryptocurrency traders use gold to woo Muslim investors

(Reuters) — In Dubai’s decades-old Gold Souk, customers from around the world haggle over bangles and necklaces. Elsewhere in the emirate, the region’s top center for gold trade, bullion is playing a new role in financial engineering. A local start-up company founded last year, OneGram, is issuing a…
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