HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world.


HSBC Q3 pretax profit climbs 32%

HSBC HQ London 3

HSBC Monday reported a better than expected 32 percent rise in pretax profit for the third quarter, as lower fines and settlements offset a decline in revenue.


HSBC Canary Wharf corner

Top 50 European banks by total assets

HSBC remains atop SNL Financial's ranking of Europe's 50 largest banks by total assets for the third successive year, although its position was distorted by the fall in the euro against the dollar and other major currencies.


People News: HSBC, Deutsche Bank

HSBC’s head of European equities, David Long, has left just nine months after joining the lender’s securities unit, according to two people with knowledge of his departure.

London's Biggest Trading Floors

Hot on the heels of the announcement that JPMorgan has spurned Canary Wharf and has chosen the 'Square Mile' for its new European HQ (St Alphage House in London Wall), most of the interest centres around the fact that, of the 1 million square feet that makes up the new building, there will be four giant trading floors of some 72,000 square feet each.