About HSBC

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. We serve around 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 67 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America.

With around 3,900 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 more than 203,000 shareholders in 132 countries and territories.

Read more about HSBC on our corporate website 

HSBC in numbers

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HSBC in India

HSBC’s origins in India date back more than 160 years to when the Mercantile Bank of India was set up in Mumbai. Find more about its history and the services it offers today.

News and media

Find press releases and contact details for HSBC’s media representatives in India.

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 of careers in India, go to our corporate website.

Careers at HSBC

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

Our objective is to be the world’s leading and most respected international bank. We help small and large companies grow domestically and internationally, and are developing wealth management services and investing in retail banking in markets where we can achieve profitable scale.

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 around 38 million customers in 67 countries and territories.