About HSBC

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. We serve more than 38 million customers through four global businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Global Private Banking. Our network covers 66 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America.

With around 3,800 offices worldwide, we aim to be where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and ultimately helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

Listed on the London, Hong Kong, New York, Paris and Bermuda stock exchanges, shares in HSBC Holdings plc are held by around 200,000 shareholders in more than 125 countries and territories.

Read more about HSBC on our corporate website 

HSBC in numbers

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HSBC in Australia

Find information about the history, management and structure of HSBC in Australia, its community activities and sponsorship programmes.

News and media

Find press releases, contact details for our media team in Australia and links to our social media account.

Investor relations

Current and potential investors can find information about HSBC, including financial results, dividend information, stock exchange announcements and investor presentations, on our corporate website.

Careers

We offer a world of interesting and varied opportunities to suit every stage of your career. We encourage our people to be their best in an inclusive and inspiring environment. For details go to our corporate website.

Sustainability

At HSBC we know how important it is that banks play a positive role in the global economy and society. We believe that a sustainable bank must be consistently profitable, but not solely concerned with making a profit.

Our values

Our values define who we are as an organisation and what makes us distinctive. They are vital to fulfilling our purpose of helping businesses to thrive, economies to prosper and people to realise their ambitions.

Our strategy

HSBC is the world’s leading international bank. We have developed a long-term strategy that reflects our purpose and enables us to connect our customers to opportunities around the world.

Company history

HSBC was born from one simple idea – a local bank serving international needs. In March 1865, HSBC opened its doors for business in Hong Kong. Today we serve more than 38 million customers in 66 countries and territories.