HSBC HQ in London
HSBC headquarters in London  

HSBC Holdings plc (LSE: HSBA, NYSE: HBC) is one of the world’s largest financial services companies. With over 230,000 employees, it serves about 46 million customers through an international network of more than 4,000 branches and offices in 71 countries and territories in Europe, North and Latin America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. It is listed on the London, New York, Paris, Hong Kong, and Bermuda stock exchanges. HSBC operates in the following business segments: Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, Private Banking, Retail Banking and Wealth Management. HSBC was named Top Banking Brand by Brand Value in Europe by The Banker (2017). As of March 31, 2017, the company had total assets of $2.416 trillion, customer deposits of $1.273 trillion and customer loans of $875.969 billion.

 Credit Ratings (April 2017)

  Fitch Moody's Standard & Poor's
Long Term AA- A1 A
Short Term F1+ P-1 A-1

HSBC Credit Cards

The company offers a range of standard, premium and student credit cards available online.

  Annual Fee Purchase rate (variable)
HSBC Credit Card £0 18.90%
HSBC Premier World Elite MasterCard £195 18.90%
HSBC Premier Credit Card n/a 18.90%
HSBC Student Credit Card
(Up to £500 credit available)
£0 18.90%


HSBC Bank USA operates as a subsidiary of HSBC USA Inc., a division of HSBC North America Holdings, one of the ten largest banking companies in the United States. It serves almost 2.4 million customers through a network of approximately 230 branches across the United States. As of June 30, 2016, HSBC USA had total assets of $210.873 billion.

HSBC Principal Subsidiaries:

HSBC Bank Malta plc
HSBC Bank plc
HSBC France
HSBC Bank International Limited
HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG

Hang Seng Bank Limited
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
HSBC Bank Australia Limited
HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

Middle East
HSBC Bank Middle East Limited
HSBC Bank Egypt S.A.E

North America
HSBC Bank of Bermuda
HSBC Bank Canada
HSBC Finance Corporation

Latin America
HSBC Bank Argentina S.A.
HSBC Bank Brasil S.A. - Banco Multiplo
HSBC Mexico, S.A., Institucion de Banca Multiple, Grupo Financiero HSBC

HSBC International Locations

See also:

HSBC MexicoHSBC ArgentinaHSBC BrasilHSBC ChileHSBC IndiaHSBC Bank USAHSBC Bank Canada

Head office address:
8 Canada Square
London E14 5HQ
United Kingdom
Phone number: +44 (0) 20 7991 8888

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