HSBC is the world’s fourth largest bank with an asset value of $2.67 trillion. They are a British bank with it’s head office in London. The bank was founded in 1865 in Hong Kong and Shanghai. The domestic markets for HSBC are still Hong Kong and the United Kingdom.
It has over 6000 offices in over 70 countries worldwide and runs banking services as well as offering an array of financial services to around 60 million clients.
HSBC specialises in Global banking and markets, Commercial banking, Investment banking, Retail banking, Wealth management and Global private banking.
HSBC is listed on both the London Stock exchange and the Hong Kong stock exchange – making it the sixth largest public company in the world.